Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 2

Note: I started writing this post with an entirely different title and realized as I was looking for my poetic love of my Franklin Planner in days of yore {yep, that’s how I like to think of my past!} that I had actually started this guide months ago….that line in church is ringing true as ever with, “all the things I’ve left undone”! Sorry for … Continue reading Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 2

April Breakfasts

I’ve been rather happy with my minimal breakfasts this month. I’ve been loving the sun in the Pacific Northwest! Single egg, roasted vegetables, tomatoes, slice of toast. Fresh Rosemary — delightful! Single egg, sweet potato with molasses, strawberries – yum! Single egg, rosemary, roasted potatoes and onions, tomato, bacon slice, coffee, water – Mmmmm! What are you eating for breakfast? Continue reading April Breakfasts

Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 1

Affiliate Post – thank you for clicking through to help me keep my blog ad-free! As requested, I’m doing a series of posts about my Monthly Planner/Journal. This is Step 1 of a Do-It-Yourself Guide! Here are Step 2, Step 3, and Step 4. Background: Stephanie from So Many Stories wrote a post on a “non-review” of the bullet journal. Of course, I love to … Continue reading Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 1

Fossil Hunting, Homeschooling, and Saving My Life Right Now

Here’s for Fossil Hunting in the Pacific Northwest! It’s been a year of change in our homeschool. My older son wanted more structure, my younger son and I live for the irregular and spontaneous spice of life. Never the two shall meet. What happens? What else: We have to compromise. We have some structure, we have some unplanned, and we keep the peace. We honor … Continue reading Fossil Hunting, Homeschooling, and Saving My Life Right Now

Bikurgurl – Saving my life right now: February 2016

Taking a page from the Modern Mrs. Darcy, I’m all about rallying the troops through winter — although truth be told, I love this time of year! However, with a busy theatre rehearsal schedule and a still-not-yet-put-together-home-post-construction, there are quite a few things that are., in no particular order… Saving my life right now! 1. Fresh Squeezed Citrus – my boys have been loving oranges, … Continue reading Bikurgurl – Saving my life right now: February 2016