19 before 2019!

In a feeble attempt to get things going in my blog world again...not sure why I feel compelled to keep making these things happen...I have been reading a lot of blogs about planning out content for your blog.  To become more successful with consistency, a schedule can help.  So I did just that.  I sat and made a schedule, and here is the first step: 19 things I plan to do before 2019! 19 things is not a lot.  In the past, I have always done the "36 before I turn 36," and I realized that is a … Read More »

It’s that time of year…St. Patrick’s Day!

Every year I try to make my schedule work to make some yummy treats for St. Patrick's Day.  This year I had time and I thought I would share the process with you. End results...But let's start at the beginning! Irish Soda Bread Ingredients 2 cups of all purpose flour 3 tablespoons white sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 5 tablespoons butter, softened 1/2-3/4 cups buttermilk 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup raisins Directions:  1. Preheat … Read More »

Finn the Wonder Pup Gets a Bath!

He hates it and loves it all at the same time!  We give him a bath about about 2-3 weeks after his grooming, which will hold him for 2-3 weeks before his next session.  It's a lot of work!  He is excited for the first few minutes and loves it at the end.  It's the middle he is not to cool with!  Here are some fun shots of the middle!  You can tell by the look he would rather have me blow dry him, instead of taking pictures. This is the after!  Being clean is so exhausted! … Read More »

Less Then…More Then…That’s Enough!

We live in a world where we are told that we are less then what we "should" be.  Sometimes we live in a world that we are told we are more then what we "should" be.  I say "we" live in this world...what I mean is I live in this world.  I should write things from my perspective. Sometimes peoples words and actions make me feel like I am less then what I was made to be and I let them have this power in my life and, I am done with it!  I am done with giving everyone else the power to control how … Read More »

4th of July Craft Project

I have been spending a lot of time on Pinterest and I am in love with creating a nautical themed space.  So I decided to make a framed pictures of coordinates to my favorite location....Point Prim Lighthouse PEI, Canada. Here is the Pinterest original First step was to collect supplies.  You need stencils, markers, burlap and a frame of your choice. 2. Then you need to decide on a location you want to map out.  I chose my favorite place Point Prim Lighthouse. 3. Once … Read More »

The top 10 things I have learned by becoming a dog mom!

I think I should start this post by saying that I never thought of myself as a animal person.  Animals take a lot of work, money, time and energy.  I like controlling my own schedule and being the boss of my free time, my house and myself.  But almost 2 years ago, something flipped, and all of the sudden I NEEDED a dog. Being the crazy person I am, I began to research dogs.  I looked at breeds and began to decided what kind of dog I wanted.  Big, small, young and old. Once the choice was … Read More »