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Happy 2019 (With a Hike and Little Trip Down Memory Lane)

Happy New Year, friends!  I hope you all had a great start to the new year.  We had a ~wild and crazy night~ of watching the Twilight Zone marathon while I knitted and provided emotional support to my dog.  I fell asleep around 11 but woke up just before midnight.  In my 20s, I went… Continue reading Happy 2019 (With a Hike and Little Trip Down Memory Lane)

Crafty Travels · Hiking · Holidays · I FEEL SO ALIVE · Travel

Enchanted Rock and Fredericksburg Trip

I've been wanting to hike Enchanted Rock for quite awhile.  If you haven't heard of Enchanted Rock before, it's a beautiful pink granite dome located in the Hill Country.  Climbing the Rock is a rite of passage for any Texan.  Before my studies intensified in the summer, I was trying to organize a trip to… Continue reading Enchanted Rock and Fredericksburg Trip

Apollo · Books · Craft Magazine Kits · Crafting From My Stash · crafts · crochet · Embroidery · Holidays

Vacation Coziness

Good morning all! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas.  I've been on vacation all week, and it's been AWESOME. I really needed the break.  If I'm being honest, this time between Christmas and New Year's is my favorite part of the holiday season.  It's still festive but there's less pressure about Christmas, and… Continue reading Vacation Coziness

ALL THE THINGS · Books · Craft Haul · crafts · crochet · Food · Holidays · Motivation · PE Exam Grumpiness · Pretty things

Labor Day Weekend Roundup

Hello friends!  US readers, I hope you've had a restful Labor Day weekend.  Right now it's rainy and cozy outside.  The weather this weekend was thankfully below 100 degrees, which was nice. Here's what I've been up to: Studying (boo) The fiscal year for our main client ended on Friday.  Now that the fiscal year… Continue reading Labor Day Weekend Roundup

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Three Things for 2017

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a relaxing Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Festivus/whatever you celebrate. I've been having a pretty relaxing mini-vacation.  Boyfriend and I traveled home to see our families (we're from the same hometown, which is pretty convenient).  I've been relaxing with family and friends, crafting, gorging on food my mom has been making, running with… Continue reading Three Things for 2017

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The Procrastinator’s Guide to Crafty Christmas – Part Two (Craft Kits)

"JENNY!" It's okay. Just sit down for a min- "CHRISTMAS IS IN TWO DAYS AND I DON'T HAVE A GIFT!"   Deep breath.  There you go.  We got this. Welcome back to Part 2 of my series tailored especially for procrastinators like myself.  In Part 1, we discussed the different books you can purchase for the… Continue reading The Procrastinator’s Guide to Crafty Christmas – Part Two (Craft Kits)