Daily Prompt – Countless I love being outside. I may complain about the creepy crawlers and my inevitable sunburn, but overall I love spending my time in nature. When my husband and I were dating, we would constantly go for drives down back roads just taking in the scenery and pointing out the animals we … More Beauty in Nature
Daily Prompt – Flourish Why does the flower bloom? Well duh! The flower has sunlight and water and a suitable environment where it has room to grow and flourish. The flower doesn’t know what it needs, in fact it doesn’t even have a brain to tell the difference. I do have a brain (whether or … More Why Does the Flower Bloom?
Daily Prompt – South I grew up in the South – the beautiful state of Virginia to be exact. We drank sweet tea with almost every meal. Our summers were hot and muggy. We spent most nights playing barefoot catching lightnin’ bugs. Our winters were frigid and snowy. We became pros at building snowmen. My … More My Southern Heritage
The title of this blog is how I view my life. The only difference is the “jack of all trades” should really be “jack of all interests.” I am interested in so many things, but there isn’t one thing that defines me. I’ve tried to start reading other blogs to get a feel for how … More Jack of All Trades – Master of None
I don’t want to think of myself as a negative person, but sometimes, I get so caught up in everything that is or could be bad in my life, that I miss my opportunity to be grateful for the wonderful things that are happening in my life. I’ve never done the 30 days of thankful … More Half-Way Thankful
I’ve honestly tried to type this out for about 20 minutes and I don’t really know what to say. I guess this doesn’t need to be long or wordy, but I just want to say thank you to the person who paid for my husband and I’s (grammar issue?) meal yesterday. It wasn’t a cheap … More Pay it Forward
Have you ever eaten somewhere that was so delicious that you just wanted to shout it to the world? No? You didn’t even tell your friends about it? I know you did… So, I’m glad we’ve come to a mutual understanding then. It will make this post less awkward for me to talk entirely about food. … More 1 Restaurant at a Time