Crazy Days of Summer 31
After threatening to rain for the last couple of days, yesterday the skies grew dark and the clouds opened up…  The rain was refreshing. Crazy Days of Summer Photo Challenge is hosted by Alicia of Project Alicia and Kristi oflive and love…out loud.  It will run from 3 June to 26 August […]

Crazy Days of Summer: Refreshing


Biggest Loser Pound for Pound Challenge
Trying.  To.  Pull.  Up.  My.  Jeans.  And it just ain’t happening...  I’m finally too big to fit in my “fat jeans”.  Yesterday, I had to pull out 5 pairs of jeans before I found a pair that fit comfortably enough that I could sit through an 8 hour shift at […]

Biggest Loser Pound for Pound Challenge




The Twins 8
Did you watch Switched at Birth?  The show premiered Monday night on ABC Family.  Seriously, ABC Family has been airing some pretty decent shows.  I hope this show finds the same success as The Secret Life of the American Teenager because this show has real potential.  It stars D.W. Moffett and […]

Switched at Birth: What Would You Do?


Mr. 15's Boxes 7
Makeup Free Monday is hosted by The Beauty Bean as an initiative for women to celebrate real beauty.  I love makeup almost as much as I love shoes but I also like encouraging women to embrace their natural beauty.  Confidence is beautiful, makeup is the enhancer. If you decide to participate in […]

Makeup Free Monday Mingle: Artists, Shower Heads and Summer Fun


Shoe Style Saturday 6
Normally, Shoe Style Saturday is on Saturday but I was unable to post yesterday due to the passing of my aunt.  I’m posting the meme today and I hope that those of you who were looking for the meme on Saturday will participate today. Thank you for your support and […]

Shoe Style Saturday on Sunday



White Flower Near Christian Cross 3
Revelation 21:4 He will wipe every tear from their eyes.  There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away. I apologize for not posting this sooner but I’m with family and friends who have gathered to say “good […]

There Shall be No More Weeping…


Flowers 22
Azaleas I’m so not a gardener. Green things and I have an understanding ~ I promise not to touch them or their family members and every year the Azaleas in my front yard will pay me a visit. They don’t stay for an extended period, just long enough to say […]

Crazy Days of Summer Photo Challenge: Flowers


Jolt! by Phil Cooke
BOOK DESCRIPTION (FROM THE BACK OF THE BOOK) In Jolt! television producer, social media guru, and cultural commentator Phil Cooke helps you discover how you can navigate today’s culture of disruption and actually use it to your advantage.  You’ll learn that changing a company and changing your life are based […]

Book Review: Jolt!: Get the Jump on a ...