Avengers Endgame {No Spoilers}

So worth it!!! We did too — lots of tears, laughs, and saw it with an audience who we cheered a lot with….and collective silences, where the only sound that could be heard was the wiping of my tears 🖤 We decided when we bought tickets to the Opening Night of Avengers Endgame, we’d reserve Captain Marvel in the theatre. We decided to make it … Continue reading Avengers Endgame {No Spoilers}

100 Word Wednesday: Week 118

Image by Bikurgurl Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! If you follow me on Instagram, you know I am SO looking forward to Thursday ❤ Be sure to tag me in your submissions if you post them outside of your blogs so I can give it a like! What 100 words would … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 118

Brené Brown’s Netflix Special: The Call to Courage

I recently finished listening to Dare to Lead, one of the many books I’ve been devouring on my Audible subscription I share with my family. Affiliate links help support my blog – and are services and products I actually use ❤ Thank you! The Call to Courage My first encounter with Brené was from a book suggestion I received to read her book: The Gifts … Continue reading Brené Brown’s Netflix Special: The Call to Courage


Sentinelle Over the hundreds of years I’ve stood, I’ve seen more despair than this. I’ve seen more change than this. This fire which blazed inside our steeple is a vestige, soon to be resurrected. Revolution. There is a time of great destruction. To our city, to our people, that was the fire that raged for a decade. Storming the Bastille, execution of thousands of citizens…World … Continue reading Sentinelle

Happy Easter 2019!

Eggvengers: Egg-game! The ladies of Marvel as told in eggs – our big egg decorating party for Easter! I chose to paint/dye/draw {l-r}: Gamora {Guardians of the Galaxy} Maria Hill {Agents of Shield} Black Widow {Avengers} Shuri {Black Panther} TBD {by you, who should it be? Valkyrie? The Wasp? Nebula?} and Captain Marvel {Captain Marvel}. I am torn on my 6th egg, should it be … Continue reading Happy Easter 2019!

100 Word Wednesday: Week 117

  Image by Pedro Lastra Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! ….My heart is broken over the fire at Notre Dame Paris…Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, Paris, France….I have updated this image for us to regard and ponder our 100 Word Wednesday stores on…. What 100 words would you give this image? Interested … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 117

Beloved Notre Dame

My heart breaks… The beautiful Notre Dame de Paris, such an iconic cathedral, burns. We were just there a few months ago, in November 2018. We climbed as high as permitted to the bell tower. It’s magnificence cannot be overstated. The loss … tragic. Architecture….I have been in love with these flying buttresses since I was in the 6th grade. Medieval architecture, the dawn of … Continue reading Beloved Notre Dame

Friday’s ….

Image by Bikurgurl April 12, 2014 One of my ‘memories’ from 5 years ago 🖤 I home educate because I didn’t want to rush, miss the precious moments, and have the time to enjoy building relationships with my children while they were young. I could load them up and take them on adventures near and far with little more coercion than my own enthusiasm. And … Continue reading Friday’s ….