Have you ever had one of those days where you wake up cranky at everything? That was me on Sunday morning. I woke up still feeling exhausted, was sick of eating eggs (thanks Whole30), and in general was just annoyed about trivial things (like having to fold laundry and do the dishes). When Don made… Read More Find Your Park: Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site
**In keeping with tradition, I’m about three weeks late to this fall bucket list post. I did write it a while ago and then kept waiting to take the perfect “blog worthy” pictures which never happened. This weekend we crossed a few items off the list and I realized I really needed to get this… Read More Fall Bucket List
During Don’s orientation week, his class was divided into groups for a project that included community service and a presentation based on the organization they worked with. Don’s group was assigned to Gaining Ground in Concord, and their presentation was about food insecurity- not having access to sufficient quantities of affordable or nutritious food. According… Read More Celebrating the Harvest with Gaining Ground
Today I’m linking up with Kait from Communikait for her September Blogging Challenge. She has some great prompts this month that I hope will let you get to know me better. This prompt really had me thinking, because the older I get, the more I just want to explore in my own backyard. Since the… Read More Places I Would Like To Visit One Day
To Lexington, Massachusetts that is. I had been meaning to write a blog post on this for the longest time, but I kept waiting for the Army to make it “official” (ie – cut our orders), and by the time they did, we had such a small window to move and find a new place… Read More How Did We Get Here?
Well friends, we are officially one week (and one day) out from when the movers came and unloaded all of our household goods into our new home. Normally by this point, our new home is completely set up and we are settling into life at our new duty station. This has been a much different… Read More 6 Things I’m Focusing On After Our PCS
If we were getting coffee, I’d apologize that it has been so long since we last caught up. I’d admit that the reason I haven’t done a “catch up” is because every time I started to, I realized that everything felt so negative and I didn’t want to be that person – complaining about circumstances… Read More Coffee Catch Up