Quick Lit: Spring 2022 Reads

Genius Under the Table Eugene Yelchin’s follow up book from his “Breaking Stalin’s Nose” is a superb, well-written story of life growing up behind the Iron Curtain. His family is written in a humorous and poignant way as they try to help their children succeed under Communism. Yelchin does an excellent job of showing this… Continue reading Quick Lit: Spring 2022 Reads

Yoto Review

This year, my children were gifted the Yoto audio player: And, they love it! We have a tv in our home, and a few old tablets with some games installed. But, we’ve never had an Alexa, and our oldest figured out how to listen to books through Spotify. Since this came along, we were excited… Continue reading Yoto Review

Five on Friday – Feb.

 Shabby Chic in Garden and Gun. Rachel Ashwell is featured in Garden and Gun for her gardens.  Her brand is described as vintage and floral focused called Shabby Chic.  I was thrilled when she had a line at Target and love all of her gorgeous designs.  Look at these beautiful photos: 2.  The Guernsey Literary… Continue reading Five on Friday – Feb.

Shoes, Shoes, Shoes!

We’ve got three young children (1.5, 3.5, 7), so I’m always looking for good, qaulity products they can use. I’m particular about children’s shoes because I firmly believe you get what you pay for.  I’ve tried everything from cheap shoes at Wal-mart to expensive Nikes.  Unless they’re just for fun, I don’t think cheap tennis… Continue reading Shoes, Shoes, Shoes!

Five on Friday – July 13

Happy five on Friday! It is scorching hot here in SC.  Here are a few fun things for escaping the heat. Target Merona Slub Tank I love this tank from Target.  It’s swingy and covers bra straps.  I have it in 3 colors, and they are perfect wearing alone or layering.  I would say they… Continue reading Five on Friday – July 13