The Friday Five

I’m making my own rules with my return to blogging. I’m not linking up for anyone else’s Happy Friday lists. I am simply going to challenge myself to something I’m calling The Friday Five. I will list five good things from the previous week. Just five. That’s it. Simple right? I still like the idea […]


Dear Santa, Aka Nate

This post is pretty much for my husband. He asked me if I would be posting my wishlist as I usually do for birthday and Christmas, so I decided, heck why not. We all need something fun right now, yeah? And maybe you’ll get some ideas for yourself! A book on hand lettering. Nate’s been […]


At long last

I have started and stopped and started and stopped many a post over the last week here. It’s been one hell of a roller coaster waiting for the results of the election. I just couldn’t put my thoughts into words worth typing. I survived the tense days by texting with friends and sending back and […]

Beth Nate Oliver


I’m fresh off a four day weekend. Ollie had a school break, Nate had taken the whole week off to kind of relax after his sister’s wedding, so I took the days that Ollie was off of school so we could have a little respite as a family. We made no plans, just let the […]