#InstaWrimo Day 4: What’s in Your Creative Backpack?

{Affiliate links in text – thanks for supporting my blog!} In my creative backpack:   {Image taken & edited with my iPhone S in the basic Instagram Application} Day 4 inspiration comes from my bookstack as today we are posting our current read. My current read is from my 2018 Recycled Reads list, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King. My mother, a … Continue reading #InstaWrimo Day 4: What’s in Your Creative Backpack?

Please keep your pets inside ❤️

Bikurgurl 2017, Our Rescue Dogs Winter Safety Tip: Keep your inside pets inside! This is a seemingly totally random thought, but I was reading an emailed summary of thoughts from a blogger I follow. In this summary, this homeschool blogger had a list of items she suggested if readers were having problems with illness this winter. Generally in advice columns like this, I scan the … Continue reading Please keep your pets inside ❤️

Ash Wednesday: What a difference a year makes…

Ash Wednesday…in preparation for… I grew up in the Southern Baptist Church. As such, we did not observe Ash Wednesday. I think I probably had heard about it — in passing — but as a freshman in college, I didn’t really know what it was, what it meant, and certainly nothing about the dark cross of ashes on peoples’ foreheads. My first encounter with Ash … Continue reading Ash Wednesday: What a difference a year makes…