Tag: FYI

2020 Reading Challenges: 1st Quarter Update

Today is only the last day of March….y’all I feel like 2020 should be over! This year is dragging by. The first quarter (excluding COVID-19) saw a lot of changes in my life. We decided to homeschool our son, and I started that in January. A week later my husband’s job was caught in corporate […]

Posted March 31, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 1 Comment
#COYER All Year Long….Challenge Accepted

#COYER All Year Long….Challenge Accepted

Happy Monday y’all! I’m so excited to be participating in Because Reading‘s #COYER challenge. This was the first reading challenge I ever joined back when I was still a baby blogger in 2014. This challenge is more than just cleaning out your e-reader, it’s a way to meet and interact with other bloggers which while […]

Posted March 30, 2020 by Lillian in Challenges / 0 Comments
Sunday Post #198 – An Interesting Start to Spring

Sunday Post #198 – An Interesting Start to Spring

Happy Sunday y’all! What an interesting few weeks it’s been since my last post. Spring has been interesting to say the least. In my area of the world, all nonessential businesses are now closed until at least April 13th, schools are closed and people are doing distance learning at home until at least the 24th, […]

Posted March 29, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 2 Comments
Sunday Post #197 – Spring Forward

Sunday Post #197 – Spring Forward

Happy Sunday y’all! I don’t know about you, but I could’ve used that extra hour of sleep today. I am dragging! I’ve been battling a cold this week that is most likely just allergies. You know when you live in a place that it’s thirty degrees one day and in the 70s the next, where […]

Posted March 8, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 2 Comments

Sunday Post #196 – February ’20 in Review

Happy Sunday y’all! I can’t believe February has already come and gone. What a month! Little man turned nine last month, and I don’t know why that makes me so weepy….actually yes, I do. We are halfway to adulthood 😢 I’m proud of the man he is becoming, but I really wish time would slow […]

Posted March 1, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 2 Comments
Sunday Post #195 – Birthday Week

Sunday Post #195 – Birthday Week

Happy Sunday y’all! This last week was, I want to say busy, but it really wasn’t. It just felt busy. I’m still trying to get into a good routine with homeschooling. The school part we’ve got down. It’s everything else that’s falling behind (like laundry and grocery shopping, the things I did while he was […]

Posted February 16, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 0 Comments
Sunday Post #194 – Life is Changing

Sunday Post #194 – Life is Changing

Happy Sunday y’all! So I was going to talk about what a great week it was, how I’m all ready for homeschooling tomorrow, and that I got a lot of reading done. All of that is true…except the week ended not at all how I expected. On Friday, my husband went to work as normal, […]

Posted January 12, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 19 Comments
Sunday Post #193 – Happy New Year

Sunday Post #193 – Happy New Year

Happy Sunday y’all and Happy New Year! I can’t believe it’s not only the start of another year but also a new decade. A friend of mine shared a meme on Facebook this week that said it is now the same amount of time since 1990 as it is 2050. I mean that really put […]

Posted January 5, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 16 Comments
New Year New Me in 2020

New Year New Me in 2020

Happy New Year y’all! As I look back on 2019, I can honestly say that it was a good year. That doesn’t mean it was without its own storms, but overall it was a good year. I found a reading groove again. I’m finally enjoying reading and blogging after two years of it feeling like […]

Posted January 1, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments
Sunday Post #190 – Christmastime is Here

Sunday Post #190 – Christmastime is Here

Amanda’s Weekly Update The end of a Christmas-y week! We put up our tree and have been watching Christmas movies (Thank you Disney+). We took the kids to the Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens in Richmond this week. The kids flipped. We walked under the lights, they played in the lit structures, we sipped hot chocolate […]

Posted December 8, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments