Bright Square Photo Challenge 2021

Hello! I apologize about my A2Z Challenge. Grad school has really wiped me out. Sleep sounds great right about now. I do want to finish my bird challenge because I had so much fun exploring the symbolism behind each one. In the meantime, here are my bright squares from the month of April. Enjoy! 🙂

Kinda Square Photo Challenge

Featured Image by lisa runnels from Pixabay Hi everyone! Becky Winchester over at the Life of B has hosted another square photo challenge (KindaSquare) for October. This month’s theme is related to kindness: Something of the kind (mirror images, carbon copies and doubles) Our imagination kindled (inspire us!) Of its kind (a unique object or…

#Paint-Chip Poem: Her Wedding Day

She applied some lipstick and smacked her lipsThe soon-to-be bride was just peachyShe was going after the whole enchiladaAfter all, it was her wedding day! Calligraphed sand dollars for the guestsA wonderful apricot nectar cake for dessertBridesmaids were happy with their coral dressesShe and her fiance helped decorate the beautiful venue The Melrose Knitting MillA…

The Great Blogger’s Bake-off: 2020 Summer Picnic – 3 Tempting Dishes

A picnic is more than eating a meal, it is a pleasurable state of mind DeeDee Stovel #Haiku – Picnic Outside the CityMusic, Treats, LaughterSkyline sunset gives warm glowHappy memories Good afternoon everyone! I hope you are all well and enjoying the weekend! Mel at Crushed Caramel, Gary at bereavedandbeingasingleparent, and Jeanne, our judge, at…

The Importance of Play: A Mysterious Lion Captivates

“As we grow older, our playgrounds change – where do you go to play?“ Shelley @ Quaint Revival Hello there! Hope you are all well and safe! Shelley’s quote peaked my interest today. How often do we neglect this area of our lives dismissing play as being infantile and frivolous? Throughout history, many influential people…

Personal Life & Award Update

I hope everyone is well and healthy! Hence, the reason for my orange filled banner to encourage people to take care of their immune systems. 🙂 I want to apologize for my late blog posts for the A2Z challenge. I’m currently coping with the death of a friend who I had a real deep, caring…

Life’s Too Short

“We only have one life and one body to care of, and we better do it right. You never know what tomorrow may bring and so we better live this life the best we can and be grateful for everything we have.” Novak Djokovic I want to wish all of my readers a very happy…

Waiting for a Persimmon to Ripen

Good evening everyone! VJ’s prompt about ripening has me thinking about quite a few things today. With fall looming around the corner, I couldn’t help but think of persimmons with its bright orange color! It is a mighty fruit packed with some powerful benefits: Aids in weight loss & its fiber promotes a healthy digestive…

30-Day Song Challenge: Day 17

Next time I am at a karaoke bar and I were to do a duet with a special someone *cough* 😉 , I would LOVE to sing “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”! I’m giving credit to you, Ms. D! This video sung by Michael Buble and Idina Menzel is so so adorable! ❤ 🙂