My Projects · Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real-Talk Wednesday: My Episode of Hoarders

So, I've been going through a huge closet purge this summer because it started looking like an episode of Hoarders. It feels so great! But is so extremely painful. ha! I'm one of those people that attach feelings and memories to things. Basically, I'm a functioning hoarder. (I still have 30 bins of baby clothes...and… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: My Episode of Hoarders

Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real-Talk Wednesday: We Remember our “Missing Man” and We Will Never Forget

Happy Fourth of July! I realize today is a celebration day, and not necessarily like Memorial Day or Veteran's Day, but I just love this story my Mom wrote about my Grandfather! Enjoy! The sky is clear blue, the sun is bright, and a cool breeze gently lifts the leaves on the trees lining main… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: We Remember our “Missing Man” and We Will Never Forget

Lifestyle · Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real-Talk Wednesday

Did it feel like winter held on for ENTIRELY too long this year? When it snowed mid-April, I was almost convinced the spring would never come. But HERE IT IS! And, I gotta say spring fever is REAL! I am so ready to be out of this house! So far this week we've: Visited the… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday

It's a New Year! · Lifestyle · Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real-Talk Wednesday: Winter Slump and What I’m Doing to Get Out of It

Anybody else just get tired and weary in the dead middle of winter? I realize now, that spring is right around the corner. But I've been in a total slump lately. And the funny thing is, that I never realize I'm in a slump until I'm almost out of it. But this time, I subconsciously… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: Winter Slump and What I’m Doing to Get Out of It

Lifestyle · My Projects · Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart · where to shop

Real-Talk Wednesday: My Olympics Disclaimer

So, hey there! I'm gonna be real honest with you and say that I fully plan on being completely worthless for the duration of the Olympics! I Love The Olympics! I love watching the games, I love watching our team, I love the commercials, and the drama and everything there is about the Olympics! Do… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: My Olympics Disclaimer

Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real Talk Wednesday: Grief

They say the five stages of grief are denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. (Source) But when someone is diagnosed with a terminal disease, I think you start grieving right then even though they are still with you. My uncle was the crazy one, the fun one, demented, weird, and nutso. He loved BIG and… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday: Grief

Lifestyle · Real-Talk Wednesday · Sharing My Heart

Real Talk Wednesday: Grandma’s Estate

A couple weeks ago, we went through the last of Grandma's things and divided it up amongst the family. Whatever we didn't keep got donated. There's just something so final about that. And while I knew things at Goodwill once belonged to someone, it gave new meaning to all the trinkets you find on the… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday: Grandma’s Estate