The Sad End of A Quest

I was absolutely right. The yard sale did bring him in. Of course it did. I knocked on his door last night to let him know about the yard sale and to see who’s around. When no one came to the door, I left a note instructing him to call about the yard sale. I…

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I’ve Turned into a Total Stalker!

Yesterday, I woke up and baked a cake for my cute neighbor. I smothered the cake with Nutella and stopped short of adding the crushed almonds. What if he was allergic to almonds? What if he was allergic to hazelnuts? Oh well, too late. I went on and made myself pretty. I put on a…

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Today is National Chocolate with Almonds Day

Today is National Chocolate with Almond Day. I didn’t know that. But Ms. Wind Kisses over there, after reading about how mini chocolate cakes were taking over my life and ruining my health, decided that she had to let me know! Oh whyyyyyyyy??? She and I agreed that I needed to head back to the…

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The PopSugar 365 Day Happiness Challenge: Day 1-Sunny Me on a Rainy Day

  I really wished it were a sunny day. Instead the clouds hugged the sky and would not let any blue peak out. Meanwhile I dug in my suitcases and boxes for my favorite things to wear. I had packed everything away while trying to do the minimalist challenge. This challenge consists of packing all…

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365 Days of Happiness Challenge: POPSUGAR Takes The Wheel

via Daily Prompt: Wheel When I started this blog, I was thinking of ways to really delight in my daily life. I started with the thing that was stealing my joy at the very time and that was my skin. But now I’m enjoying my skin and need to focus on some other parts of…

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Delighting in the Skin I’m in: Summer Woes

I was only 9, when I first heard about what beautiful skin looks like. Our young teacher was comparing her skin to ours. “When you’re this young,” she said,  “your skin is fine, even toned, smooth. But grown people like me have all kinds of skin issues.” I was happy to learn that my skin was…

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