Dear 18, Can it really be a whole year since we met? It certainly doesn’t seem possible. You and I have become good friends and we have had many adventures together, adventures that I don’t ever want to forget. I became a black belt, which tested and strengthened my determination,
Having goals are a vital part of making progress in life. They help us have a focus for our energy, time, and money. When we meet goals they serve as mile markers. But as I have recently discovered, there is such a thing as being too goal driven and focused.I’m a very goal driven person.
As ya’ll may or may not know, my brother Chris and I tested for our Shodan (1st degree) black belt in karate, on March 28th. One of the many requirements for our test was to share our personal karate history. Since I haven’t posted in a while and currently don’t feel like doing a picture […]
Listening to my siblings watch The Man From Snowy River Drinking water. Needing to sew on the test piece for a new shop release. Feeling calm yet restless. Motivated yet unmotivated. I know, it’s confusing to me too.
Hello, is anybody out there? Does anyone still read my poor neglected blog? Once again it has been quite some time since I posted.
Can it possibly be almost Christmas? Time certainly flies when you are busy! Recently, it seems like there are 50 things running through my head each day that I need to get done, and even staying constantly busy, I can only seem to get about 5 of them done.
Grand opening? Opening of what? Ahh you see that is the big (not so secret) secret. This week, I opened an Etsy shop! Most of my “spare” time for the past 6+ months has been spent researching, sewing, photographing, and working to get this shop opened. I am pretty stoked about this, and cannot wait […]
Way back in May, Bethany over at Liberty or Death nominated me for the Liebster award. Well, I am just now able to do it. The Liebster Award is a way for bloggers to get to know each other by answering 11 questions and posting 11 random facts about themselves. Here are my answers to […]
Wow! How can I even begin? Where do you start when your mind is full and overflowing with thoughts, and you have about 8 weeks of details to sort out? Maybe I will give an overview of our trip, in this post and then delve a little deeper into certain aspects in separate posts. Sound […]
Last Friday (May 23) I donned my cap and gown and joined 4 other homeschool seniors from our church for a graduation ceremony. The planning and whatnot took quite a bit of time but the end result was an enjoyable evening.