Monthly Archives: December 2012

Today, I was going to do a post about Christmas ornaments and decorations, cookies, family and friends, and other warm, happy things. Then the tragedy in Connecticut happened. I was actually in the middle of making cookies when I started seeing a whole bunch of articles and statuses on my Facebook newsfeed. I turned on […]

Paris, France Part Three

Before I get into the third day of my Paris recap, I just want to say a huge THANK YOU to all of you who expressed concern and sent well-wishes, prayers, and thought my way about my allergy test. Thankfully, all of the results came back negative. They did suggest that I cut back on […]

TwelveTwelveTwelve

Happy 12/12/12! By the time most of you read this (I wrote it last night 🙂 ), I will be on my way home for Christmas break!! Woohoo!!! I enjoyed (most) of this past semester, but I’ve got to be honest: I’m so glad it’s done. That does mean, though, that I only have one […]

Recipe Roundup

Hello everyone! I’m only dropping by for a quick post (I still have about 3 essays to do before I’m on break), but I really wanted to share some great recipes with you all. These recipes are not mine, so I’ll just provide the link and any changes that I made. Either way, I hope […]

Paris, France Part 2

After walking through the beautiful Notre Dame, Dan and I slowly made our way back to the Louvre. We passed so many beautiful and interesting things along the way. One tip for those of you who aren’t familiar with Paris: there aren’t any public bathrooms (at least, we didn’t find any – let me know […]

Paris, France Part One

Hello everyone, and happy weekend! Well, I only have a few more days of recap posts from my study abroad trip last year. I remember thinking this at the time, too: that experience really did go by so fast! As I mentioned before, I was so blessed to have so many visitors. My dad flew […]

WIAW + One Year of Ella

Who’s ready for Christmas??? I know I am! The closer it gets the more excited I get about vacation, spending time with loved ones, playing with Ella, vacation, baking up lots of cookies, nannying, vacation, Christmas movies and music, snuggling up under big blankets, and vacation. What are you most looking forward to during the […]