My D.C. Swag came in today. Now it’s time to start packing! I’m starting to get excited, but with the running around for kids-I’m feeling a bit rushed. I’ll try to get my packing started tonight while listening to Betsy DeVos– I can only hear it-but I know there has been a concern of herContinue reading “Got My Swag”
Hi friends and family! Some of you may know I am planning to attend the D.C. Women’s March next week. I decided to use this platform to help you follow along. I’m going to start blogging about our planning and process and micro-blogging our road trip and march experience. It likely will not be eloquent-Continue reading “Getting Ready for D.C.”
It’s October and that means it is time to start thinking about NaNoWriMo! If you don’t know what NaNoWriMo is, check out this post. This year I’m spending October working with some Middle School students who are going to try their hand at writing a book during NaNo and one of our sessions is Story Starters.Continue reading “Story Starters”
I absolutely love this quote. I love “planting words like bloody flags” I love everything about this quote.
Day Three of the Do Over challenge tells you to actually ask for help. I have a lot to post about the topic of asking for help. In fact, one of the few famous people that I would gnaw my arm off to meet wrote an entire book about it. The Art of Asking. IContinue reading “Asking for Help”
If you read yesterday’s post you’ll see that I started the10 Day Do Over challenge. For my challenge I chose to learn more about the art of writing. Something I’ve been meaning to do and something I wish I had spent more time doing in college. This morning I grabbed the Do Over workbook andContinue reading “For Want of Time”
My husband found this guy, Jon Acuff, on Twitter that he sort of loves. Like, LOVES loves. To the point that my husband got a little butt-hurt when Jon Acuff acknowledged me on Twitter, when my husband has been following him for years. YEARS!! (imagine fist shaking and teeth gnashing). Jon Acuff is a motivationalContinue reading “10 Day Do Over Challenge”
Yes, another food post. I know, I know, this post should be about writing somehow. But food has been somewhat interesting lately, or really, not that interesting. It’s fairly restrictive, so I’m looking for ways to satisfy my chocolate carb cravings without going off protocol. Janeva from my Ideal Protein board is constantly making wonderfulContinue reading “Low-carb HAZELNUT MOCHACCINO TORTE BIRTHDAY CAKE!”