As she sits in her comfy swivel chair, Rachel is focused on her computer screen. Her desk is filled with a picture of family from their last vacation together, a bouquet of white tulips to add some cheer on this dreary day, a banana that is ripe enough to make banana bread and her planner and … More Brave Begins at the Doorway
Ok, so I should just come out and say that I’m a Patriots fan. I was born in New England and have lived there for almost my whole life. New England is and always will be a part of who I am, no matter where I live. So, when I moved to Tennessee, it wasn’t a … More Rising up After a Fall
Trying to stick to certain goals or resolutions can be tough. Especially when you know you have been doing well so far. What’s one donut, right? It’s okay to treat ourselves once in a while. “Everything in moderation. Including moderation.” ~ Julia Child I had walked by faith for donuts this morning without even realizing … More Donuts by Faith
A young girl sits by the window. She watches the rain fall lightly outside. She dreams of becoming a doctor one day. Most days you can find her face buried in a medical book. She studies hard and looks forward to the day she can save people’s lives. As she sits by the window, she recalls a … More Dream Big!
“I don’t really want to go to that” I think this to myself as I try to find a way out, instead of just saying “no” Or maybe I really want to go, but I’m nervous, so I decide to put it off. Some people may be great at making excuses, I’m not one of … More Excuses vs. Blessings
“Well, there’s not much more I can do…want to go to IHOP for pancakes?” This past weekend the weather was brutally harsh. Pumping gas for a few minutes without gloves made it seem like an eternity…with the wind chill effect, my hands were definitely not happy with me. Like I said in this previous post, the second … More Frozen Pipes & Pancakes
It’s already the second day of January. How has it been going so far? Many may already be making headway on their new year’s resolutions. Yesterday, for me, was probably one of the best New Year’s Day. I was able to hang out with a new friend, as well as, go to the gym for … More Quote of the Day by Eleanor Roosevelt
“Happy Birthday to lemonade & co.” Today is lemonade & co.’s one year blogiversary! I seriously can’t believe it! This year flew by! While I have been blogging for more than a year, I feel like lemonade & co. deserved a special celebration, it being New Year’s Day and all. I usually tend to write … More One Year Blogiversary!
Tomorrow. December 31, 2017. The last day of 2017. Many people may be scrambling to finish their new year resolutions that they created 364 days ago. Or maybe they finished their resolutions awhile ago and are already making headway on their goals for 2018. College students are enjoying their Christmas break. Businessmen may be either … More I Know Who Holds Tomorrow
Who doesn’t love s’mores? Toasted marshmallows melting the ooey, gooey chocolate sandwiched between two graham crackers. While s’mores may seem to be an easy snack year round, it’s definitely not easy when we are feeling lazy…am I right? A few weeks ago, I was at a get together with those from my Sunday school class … More S’mores take Effort