“Sometimes I feel like I’m actually on the wrong planet. It’s great when I’m in my garden, but the minute I go out the gate I think, ‘What the hell am I doing here?’” ―George Harrison Now it’s your turn! What are your favorite gardening quotes??? Let me know in the comments! 🙂 Happy Trails!… Read More Monday Musings: My favorite gardening quotes!
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My article recently published on Gapyear.com! I’m am so thankful for the wonderful people I have met since I began my blogging adventure. 🙂 If you’re an introvert or Highly Sensitive Person, you might think backpacking isn’t for you. But travel is for everyone! Here’s how you can do it. Source:…
Hello, adventurers! Today, I’m going to share a few ways I make and save a bit of money for travel. Some of these tips may only be applicable in the U.S., others, internationally. Download apps such as Ibotta and Checkout 51 to save money on groceries and other staples. Save your Walmart receipts for Walmart Savings Catcher. Whenever a competitor undersells… Read More Monday Musings: 5 ways to make and save a bit of travel money
Hello, adventurers! I’m staring at the screen with tired, bloodshot eyes because I’m too excited to take a break. My e-book Echoes: A Midwestern Girl’s Stories is now available on Amazon.com for Kindle readers! It’s not perfect. I’m new to the formatting game. But it’s done. I’m so happy. I love hearing stories, writing stories, and reading… Read More Echoes: My first e-book! 🙂
Hello, adventurers! As you’ve probably guessed, I love flowers. Planting them. Taking photos of them. Smelling them….Smelling again. Anyway, I thought I’d write a bit about one of my favorite musicians who loved flowers as much as I do, George Harrison. I was 13 when the former member of The Beatles passed away. He was… Read More Monday Musings: George Harrison, a musical gardener
Upon returning home we found a gnome and faerie garden. Afraid that they’d be scared away, I didn’t say “Hi” or “Pardon.” They’d set up camp in stonecrop. Made beds of moss and fern. I’d tell them to skedaddle, but that would be too stern. Petiteloulou Pinterest Twitter Facebook Instagram Google+
Hi adventurers! The other day I was thinking about my college days and one class, Advanced Speech, popped into my head. We were assigned a speech which we were to deliver in TED Talk style. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design. TED.com features brief talks on myriad topics that fall within the categories above.… Read More Monday Musings: TED, reading, and roads
Hello, adventurers! I wish you a peaceful week ahead. I don’t have much wisdom to impart, but this is what I have discovered in my 20s thus far. My 28th year appears to be one of transition. So here goes the list. 1. Be yourself. You’ll have a lot more energy. ☺ 2. Cherish your… Read More Monday Musings: Being you
Hello, adventurers! It was an early Monday morning for me, but I’m finally awake! Hope your week has kicked off well. 🙂 I was a latecomer to the Candy Crush Saga bandwagon. The colorful puzzle game by King Digital Entertainment debuted in 2012, and I finally succumbed to multiple Facebook requests to play in the bleak… Read More Monday Musings: Candy Crush therapy
Hello, again, adventurers! I was thinking about how much I love learning more about what makes other bloggers tick, so here is my post featuring 10 random facts about me. 🙂 I love to imitate different voices and accents. I thought about being a voice actor for a while. I have been playing piano for… Read More Monday Musings (and challenge!): Ten random facts about me.