Who’s Gabbing and Who’s Gushing
FIAR - Owl Moon
Owl Moon, by Jane Yolen is a lovely story of a little girl and her father quietly going owling. We enjoyed a week full of owl based activities! We kept this week pretty low-key and fun, as we were all fighting some sinus issues. We went on a lovely field trip to The Center of Birds of Prey during the week, primarily for W9, but it worked perfectly with our rowing! ... Read more →
My Top Five Must Do's in Disney's Animal Kingdom
Hello to my lovely readers! I love to travel and I wish I could travel more. After our trip to Disney, S and I decided that we wanted to travel a lot more. We had a lot of fun touring around and experiencing new places. While I won’t be going anywhere for at least six months, I still am enjoying planning my next adventure. I thought I’d also start a regular series on travel tips and recaps. That being said, today I am sharing my top five must do’s in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. These are the experiences I enjoyed the most and that I reccomend you do ... Read more →
Hibiscus House Has A Haint Blue Porch Ceiling!
I've shown you the new roof which I love by the way. Now it's time for the house painting itself. Today I share with you the porch ceiling that I've wanted for a few years. ... Read more →
Intermediate Music Merit badge
Merit Badge Monday
As a member of The MaryJane Farmgirl Sisterhood, we are each given an opportunity to earn merit badges. It is sorta like scouts for grownups. And, what a great way to learn new things. This month I earned my Intermediate Merit badge titled, Music.
To earn this badge, I needed to ... Read more →
What Do You Sound Like to Others?
Have you ever listened to the sound of your own voice? Do you think others are hearing everything the same way you're hearing it when you're speaking?
I went for years thinking I knew exactly what others heard when listening to me speak. That is, until I heard that same voice played back on an answering machine after I'd been a bit slow answering a call and part of the conversation was recorded.
It seems I have this Southern Belle drawl thing going on when I speak. Who knew?! Though, that would explain why I'm sometimes asked to repeat myself ... Read more →