Adventures With Cricket · Uncategorized

Adventures With Cricket… An Introductions

Hello all, it's been far to long since I've written and it's time for me to get back on the horse. The last few months have been jam packed. I'm finally getting used to my new job at the University, I graduated with my bachelors degree in May, and I'm starting to get the hang… Continue reading Adventures With Cricket… An Introductions

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Holistic Health

Holistic Health-How To Get A Good Nights Sleep

I am a chronically bad sleeper. Even as a child I can remember looking at my sister beside me in bed and being so jealous that she could fall right to sleep, stay asleep, and for the most part not have bad dreams. As I’ve gotten older my sleep has not improved. I talk in… Continue reading Holistic Health-How To Get A Good Nights Sleep

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Katie’s Kitchen- Dreamy Almond Cupcakes

“I’ve never met a problem a proper cupcake couldn’t fix.” –Joss Stirling These cupcakes are so fun to make, they taste delicious and they look just beautiful when they are served. They are tender and moist in the middle with a nice sugary toping of homemade icing. Ingredients: 1 ½ c. flour ½ tsp. salt… Continue reading Katie’s Kitchen- Dreamy Almond Cupcakes

Book Review · From One Bookworm to Another · Uncategorized

From One Bookworm to Another- “Furiously Happy:A Funny Book About Horrible Things” by Jenny Lawson

Let me first say that this book is amazing. It’s actually made its way onto my list of all time favorite novels and that’s not something I say lightly. I’ve always loved to read, as a child I made sure to never be without at least one book. My mom used to joke that I… Continue reading From One Bookworm to Another- “Furiously Happy:A Funny Book About Horrible Things” by Jenny Lawson

Snap Happy

Snap Happy- Northern Ireland

I spent a lovely two weeks in Northern Ireland during the summer of 2014. It's a time I will always cherish. I hope you all enjoy these pictures:)   The Rock Bar in Belfast    Belfast Cemetery   Falls Road Public Library    Carrickfergus Castle   Countryside Pictures   Giants Causeway   Protestant and Catholic… Continue reading Snap Happy- Northern Ireland

Katie's Kitchen · Recipe

Katie’s Kitchen- My Darling Dumplings

“You don’t need a silver fork to eat good food.” –Paul Pruhomme One of my favorite meals growing up was chicken and dumplings. Both my mother and grandmother made this special dish countless times and it never failed to be filling and comforting food. They both used Bisquick for their dumplings but I’ve discovered a… Continue reading Katie’s Kitchen- My Darling Dumplings

Book Review · Life Simplified · Minimalism · Simple Living · Waste Not Want Not

Waste Not Want Not-KonMari Confession Time

Ok guys real talk time. I tried to read Marie Kondo’s uber popular book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and I’m sad to say that it wasn’t a super magical experience for me. I can hear the collective blogosphere gasping in horror as Pinterest softly cries in the corner, but I believe in being… Continue reading Waste Not Want Not-KonMari Confession Time

Health and Wellness · Life Simplified · Meditation/Yoga · Minimalism · Simple Living · Waste Not Want Not · Zero Waste

Waste Not Want Not- How I Came to Embrace a Simpler Life

For me zero waste has been the catalyst for a lot of change in my life. It is a seed that has flourished into so much else: minimalism, meditation, yoga, nutrition, ethical consumption of products, and a complete change in mindset. This has been a slow, gradual shift and I believe it’s something that will… Continue reading Waste Not Want Not- How I Came to Embrace a Simpler Life