Hello, adventurers! As the sun sets on 2017, I wish you a 2018 full of happy, memorable adventures. ♡ Happy Trails! Petiteloulou Pinterest Twitter Facebook Instagram
Hello, adventurers! Recently, I spent an hour or two scouring the Internet for a cheap cell phone with a QWERTY keyboard to replace my current smartphone. I’m on a Net10 plan now, and I feel much freer. I don’t surf the net on my phone much anyway, so I think this is a good fit. The… Read More Sunday Short: Time for a cool change…Or time to save some change???
Hello, adventurers! I hope your day is going swimmingly. ☺ Recently, I was pondering The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros, a novella I read in a college Latina Literature class. I particularly enjoyed the following passage: As a 25-year-old single college student at the time, I was comforted that a successful author had… Read More A house of my own: Reflecting upon Sandra Cisneros’ writings
Hello adventurers! I hope you are having a wonderful weekend. Mom and I just returned from a lengthy road trip from Indiana to the Olympic Peninsula. Sequim, Washington, was a fun and unique place. I can’t wait to share my stories and photos with you! **SPOILER** Sequim (pronounced “skwim”) has lots and lots of lavender.… Read More Sunday Short: Home sweet home ☺
Hello adventurers! Sorry I’ve been a bit quiet lately. This past week, I had the opportunity to explore Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and the latter’s islands. So much fun! The photo above was taken on the beach in Yarmouth, Massachusetts. Once I have all my stuff unpacked and laundry finished, I will share my stories with… Read More Sunday Short: Islands of New England
Hello, adventurers! I hope you are having a fantastic Sunday. Happy Mother’s Day to all you moms out there! ❤ My mom is so much more than my travel buddy, but this is one of my favorite photos of us. We took a family road trip across the USA three summers ago and had a… Read More Happy Mother’s Day!
Hello, adventurers! I hope you’ve had a peaceful Sunday. The words of Shirley Murray’s hymn, “Come and Find the Quiet Center” resonated with me today, so I thought I’d share the lyrics with you. ☺ Come and find the quiet center in the crowded life we lead, find the room for hope to enter, find… Read More Sunday Short: Quiet Center