Bikurgurl · InstagramImages · Planning

Let’s Talk Turkey

Let's talk Turkey! We not only talk about gratitude, traditions, and history, but also lies proliferated by the White Man and the impact these have on our existence. My young men have to understand the mistakes other white men have made and be empathetic to the struggles of all of us who are not born… Continue reading Let’s Talk Turkey

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing Challenge

100 Word Wednesday: Week 45

Image Credit  Brooke Lark Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image?Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to participate?… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 45

Bikurgurl · Wind-Up 100 Word Wednesdays · writing community

Wind-Up Week 44: 100 Word Wednesday

Week 44 Thanks for stopping by for Week 44 of 100 Word Wednesdays! Holy Cow! My first month getting back into the swing of 100 Word Wednesdays has been much slower than anticipated!This past week I tried making some adjustments to my blog - looking at different themes offered by WordPress and trying to fix… Continue reading Wind-Up Week 44: 100 Word Wednesday

Bikurgurl · Planning · travel

November 2017 Weekly Bullet Journal Spread

Keeping on top of homeschooling, traveling, blogging; being a mother, daughter, sister, wife, friend, mother, woman, blogger..... am a bit obsessive about planning. Getting all the dots lined up, all the items checked off, is part of the process. This month I'm keeping track of my time and my habits with this weekly spread. I'd… Continue reading November 2017 Weekly Bullet Journal Spread

Bikurgurl · bullet journal · NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo 2017 – Word Count Shout Out!

I am knee-deep in my NaNoWriMo 2017 novel writing - when October comes to an end, I gear up and get ready to write my fingers off! I find the fluidity of writing on paper allows the words to flow more freely, but many of you fellow NaNoWriMo'ers find your groove on your laptops. Smithing… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 – Word Count Shout Out!

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

Hiking Buddy

Image Credit Brevitē Of my hiking buddies, he’s my favorite. I gather my gear meticulously – I don’t want to weigh myself down unnecessarily unless I want to be left in the dust. He’s always a few steps ahead with that happy smile, ready to tackle the next hill. He doesn’t carry a pack and… Continue reading Hiking Buddy

Bikurgurl · Family · Family First!

Be Selfish

​I was having a harried morning - two orthodontic appointments, two dentist appointments - and had forgotten to give my son who stresses about the orthodontist Snow Angel, Bikurgrampain medication which was resulting in anxiety and an upset stomach.   I was sick with anxiety. I walked into the pharmacy to get the pain medication,… Continue reading Be Selfish