Date Night, Travel

Someday….

Coming at you later than usual today due to some technical difficulties this morning. 🙂 Oh the joys. Our little date night last night for Day #6 of the Christmas Challenge turned into less of a “date” and more into spreading out the Christmas presents and taking inventory of anything that is missing, plus deciding which gifts should be from…

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Friday 5

Friday 5

Day #5 of the 12 Days of Christmas Challenge ✔ – Night walk The boys and I headed out on a walk around the neighborhood last night. Ivan got home late from work and had just walked in the door and wasn’t really in the mood to go back out in the 26 degree weather. 🙂 It started out so-so…

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Holidays, Life

Christmas chaos

I touched yesterday on the fact that I was feeling a bit of “gift fatigue”. It’s not even really just “gift fatigue”, though that has been the department that has caused me the most headaches this year. The Christmas season is just always so crazy! It’s one of those HUGE Catch-22s for me (and many, many other people, I think).…

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Misc., Wisdom

Wisdom Wednesday

My brain is kind of fried right now, not going to lie. I was up super late last night dealing with some fairly last minute gift purchasing (?- kind of…there’s a week left, but I just really want/need to be done with all gift buying for all people now!). I am feeling some serious “gift buying fatigue” this year for…

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Habits, Life

Screens & vaccines

Morning! Now only 10 days until Christmas. My “favorite” part of the Christmas season has officially passed….I actually really love the time between ~Thanksgiving and right about now. Those early December days are the best, to me. Once we get into the final days leading up to the 24th, there’s always a sense of anxiety almost in the air to…

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