New Years Fireworks

As I was Stumbling posts this week, I literally stumbled upon this post from Into Mind. It’s actually a post from last year of all things with 40 reflective questions about the year gone and 10 questions for the new year. As a wrap up to 2015, I’d like to share my answers to the first 40 questions with you! As for the other 10 questions…well, you’ll just have to wait and see! 🙂 What one event, big or small,… Read more »

MLIS Christmas Dinner Party

Hiya, friends! Yesterday, my other half and I worked together (along with help from some of his family) to put together a dinner party. Well, it was really an afternoon of eating, drinking and being merry (what else at Christmas time!). I’d like to share the recipes we used, along with pictures of this cooking event! 🙂 Stuffed Mushrooms Ingredients: 12 medium mushrooms 6 oz clams (drained & finely minced, sav 1/4 cup of clam juice for stuffing) 1 green… Read more »

MLIS December 26 Weekly Roundup and Reflection

It’s December 26 already and I’m back with another Weekly Roundup and Reflection. It is here I will share the good, the bad and the ugly faves of my week.   Event Roundup My other half and I spent the week in Michigan this week. Well, he actually took off for Las Vegas on a 21st birthday celebration for the weekend, but then returned Monday evening. Over the weekend, the fam gathered together to celebrate my Dad’s birthday – he’s… Read more »

Snowman Courtesy of Pixabay

Today, I’m not only doing a Christmas Q & A… but I’m also extending a Merry Christmas Wish to all!   A Christmas Q & A Today, I bring you my very own Christmas Q & A. Originally inspired by Sarah Emily Blogs, but I’ve added and subtracted a few bits of my own. Be sure to share your thoughts on my answers – and what your answers would be 🙂 Do you do anything to countdown to the day?… Read more »

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It’s Christmas time, people!!! Isn’t that exciting!? Personally, my excitement levels have been building since November first (I know, I know – I’m crazy 🙂 ). Today, I will be sharing my top  Christmas favorites in music, movies, decorations, food, clothing and a “random” category for all the things that just didn’t fit!   Music I have an entire playlist with over 200 songs I listen to around the holidays, but lucky you – I narrowed it down to my… Read more »

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It’s December 19 already and I’m back with another Weekly Roundup and Reflection. It is here I will share the good, the bad and the ugly faves of my week. Event Roundup I cannot believe this week is over already and hey, it’s almost Christmas people! 🙂 I’m super pumped! Are you?! This week has been fairly quiet in my world… well, quiet and busy all at once! Think, running around DIY-ing, last minute shopping and Christmas prepping shenanigans… I… Read more »

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    Today was the day!! The seventh episode of Star Wars (The Force Awakens) came out today and I’m beyond excited! If you follow my Weekly Roundup and Reflections, you know that myself and some of my friends have been gathering for the last few weeks to watch all the episodes! In honor of this great day, I’ve decided to share a number of my Star Wars Favorites.   Star Wars – Trailers   Episode 1 – The Phantom… Read more »

10% Happier by Dan Harris (Amazon.com)

This past week, I finished up reading 10% Happier by Dan Harris. As I’ve previously mentioned, I am in the works of planning my 2015 Adventure to Bliss. One of my wishes is to explore what happiness means to different people and why. My list of books to read is now at 26 for the new year – and I’m certain it will grow. Although, I’ll be honest, I’m not sure when I last read (for pleasure) that much… maybe… Read more »

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It’s December 12 already and I’m back with another Weekly Roundup and Reflection. It is here I will share the good, the bad and the ugly faves of my week. Event Roundup This week felt much more relaxed than last – although as I look back now, it’s been filled with a lot of things! Yay! 🙂 Look for my review of 10% Happier early next week. It’s a book by Dan Harris and how he quieted the voice in… Read more »

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Happy almost Friday, everyone! 🙂 Phew! Aren’t you thankful for Friday’s? I know I am. Thank goodness it’s almost the weekend ladies and gents!! Today, I’m excited to share that I’m co-hosting Friday Frivolity with Sarah over at Devastate Boredom. Be sure to check her posts out as she constantly shares snippets of her own life that are constantly bringing me to moments of complete laughter – like this one about her encounter with a frozen pizza. 😉 And now… Read more »

What Will you Choose Courtesy of Unsplash

As I was perusing through Stephen Covey’s, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People I came across a piece of advice: As humans, we are a response-able people. The idea really resonated with me. As a human, I have the ability to respond. And I can respond however I please. I have days where my hair goes in all different directions, I get stuck in a traffic jam, interact with unpleasant company and on top of all that, I don’t… Read more »

MLIS Weekly Roundup and Reflection December 5

It’s December 5th already and I’m back with another Weekly Roundup and Reflection. It is here I will share the good, the bad and the ugly faves of my week.   Event Roundup This week has been an absolute whirlwind. After arriving back from Michigan and the Thanksgiving holiday travel Sunday evening, it was back to work on Monday! Aside from work this week, I’ve been wrapping gifts (and looking for the last minute surprises). Although I certainly have done… Read more »