My Ikea Love: Shelves

So this happened yesterday – my husband fulfilled my long dream of shelves above our credenza. If you’ve noticed, we kinda love Ikea. We’d searched high and low for affordable ‘natural yet hefty’ shelves, but ultimately couldn’t choose anything but our lovely Ikea Lack Shelves. At only $29 each, they were the bargain of the year! As I posted on Instagram, I was looking for … Continue reading My Ikea Love: Shelves

Marvel Universe

So this happened today — with the pollen literally covering everything outside, my scarred eye is swollen badly. The only way to fix that, says my husband, is to see Deadpool 2 Image by Bikurgurl If you’d had told me pre-2017 that I would’ve caught up on all the Avengers Cinematic Universe movies, I’d have laughed. Outright. But, time does bring change. I abhorred IronMan: … Continue reading Marvel Universe

100 Word Wednesday: Week 71

Image by Bikurgurl My apologies for the delay — I had set this to draft and not the publishing date. I’ve updated the rest of spring images to come out on time. Thank you for your kind patience! Thank you for inquiring of me, Sangbad and Pensitivity101! I’m doing much better. As many of you know, I manage several minor health issues which were unexpectedly … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 71

100 Word Wednesday: Week 70

Image by Bikurgurl Has it really been 70 weeks? In fact, it has! Every week I’m thankful to have our writing community to share stories with and seek common creative outlets. I find writing 100 words on many images daunting — too long for more precise words, too short for a descriptive story. Working within the confines of these challenging parameters makes me a better … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 70

Wind-Up Week 69: 100 Word Wednesday

Photo by Bikurgurl Thanks for stopping by for Week 69 of 100 Word Wednesdays! I’ve been traveling and had hoped to work on editing posts to publish while out of town, but I spent most of my time enjoying the beautiful Hawaiian Islands — no excuses, no regrets 🙂 As Always: Thank you all for being here ❤ What moved you? Please take a few … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 69: 100 Word Wednesday

Here is our Homeschool

Hello! I’m Kelly, aka Bikurgurl, and these are my boys: my husband, Jeff, and our children. Image: Bikurgurl We love to travel and devour stories in books, on screens, and through our own creations. Our interest-led learning style of homeschooling is an eclectic mix of Unschooling and Gameschooling, with a dash of parent-led initiatives. This family image from last fall was at Universal Studios after … Continue reading Here is our Homeschool

100 Word Wednesday: Week 69

Image by Bikurgurl 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? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply check my … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 69

100 Word Wednesday: Week 68

Image by Bikurgurl 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? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply check my … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 68

Wind-Up Week 67: 100 Word Wednesday

Photo by Bikurgurl Thanks for stopping by for Week 67 of 100 Word Wednesdays! I’ve been traveling and had hoped to work on editing posts to publish while out of town, but I spent most of my time enjoying the beautiful Hawaiian Islands — no excuses, no regrets 🙂 As Always: Thank you all for being here ❤ What moved you? Please take a few … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 67: 100 Word Wednesday