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    Celebrate loved ones with Hallmark cards #ad #SendSmiles #CollectiveBias
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    Asian Chicken Noodle Bowl #recipe #eMeals

10 Things to Smile About {May 2015}

It’s the end of May and time to talk about all the great things that made us smile this month. (Please let me know if you’re linking up for 10 Things. I want to see all the happy in your life too!) 1. I ran the Gateway to the Smokies half marathon! 2. Graduation happened, […]

Memorial Day {2015}


It’s a rare morning. It’s Monday – a holiday – and I didn’t sleep in. I woke early and have already run. I wanted to give the husband a chance to sleep in, so I needed to be around when the boy wakes. I haven’t heard him, but I know his clock will turn green […]

Guest posting on @SITSGirls again! #SITSBlogging

Hopefully you’ve had a moment to read my Friday 5 (because those are crazy fun to write.) I’m also over on SITS Girls talking about organizing a home office. Who here has a home office? I have a desk. In our guest room. It isn’t always utilized to its maximum potential and I’m working on […]

Friday 5: (New) news, slacking and gardening


There are some things in the blogging world that I just can’t quit….and Friday 5 is one of them. Let’s recap this past week, shall we? 1. I’ve been keeping something from  you (no, I am not pregnant. Nope. No. No.) I’m taking on a new role at the university. Effective June 1, I’m the […]

Old School Blogging: Who am I? #OSBlog


I’m back with Old School Blogging this month (and on time!) Linking up with Elaine and Angela with responses to finish several phrases. Honesty. I’m good at it. I am…inspired after a weekend with inspiring women. I wonder…how I will manage it all. I hear…Stephen Kellogg. I have one of his albums streaming at the […]