• Spring Photography
    Hello, my friends! I have lots of springy photos for today’s post! Spring has taken its time arriving here, we got some snow in April, and then it’s been cold and rainy most days. But it’s finally starting to warm up and starting to feel actually like spring. Anyway, enough of an intro. 😀 Enjoy a bit of […]
  • 9 tips to be more productive
    Hello, friends!  I have a different post today than my usual posts — It’s a bit more practical. Today, I wanted to share a few of my favorite tips for being productive. Along with some pretty flower photos because why not? Do a brain dump This is something that really helps me if I have a lot to […]
  • How to make a spring wreath {+ Giveaway winners}
    Hello, my friends! I am super excited for today’s post (How unusual!), my mom and I had a lot of fun making a spring wreath for our house, and I thought it would be fun to teach you guys how to too. I spent some time on Pinterest looking for inspiration. I was amazed at how expensive wreaths […]
  • Sapping {Part three} + the Giveaway
    Hello, friends! Can you believe it? We made it to the last post in my Sapping series – In case you missed the other posts, you can check them out here {Part One}, and here {Part Two}. The last post in this series is going to be about the boiling process and a bit about finishing and filtering […]
  • Lots of tags! {Catching up on blog tags}
    Hello, my friends! I’ve got a lot of blog tags to catch up on, and since I don’t want all of my posts to be tags, I thought I’d make a post combining all of them together. Along with some mossy-creek photos I took a few days ago. Enjoy! The Bookworm Tag! I’ve actually been tagged twice for […]
  • Monthly Review: March 2022
    Hello, friends! **Please note that this post contains affiliate links — If you buy something from my link, the price won’t change for you but I’ll get a small commission and you get to support this blog for free!** Happy April! Today, I bring you my Monthly Review for March. I hope you enjoy reading! Writing As writing […]
  • Photography Challenge: collab with Alicia
    Hello, my friends! For today’s post, I have a collab I am super excited about! A few weeks ago, I asked Alicia @ Alicia Marentette if she wanted to do a collab, and she agreed – We decided on doing a photography challenge where come up with a list of things to photograph, and share the photos! So […]
  • Sapping {Part Two}
    Hello, friends! I hope you are all having a lovely week! Today, I bring you the next part in my tapping trees series. If you missed part one, you can check it out right here. (This post is shorter than usual to due to some internet problems. That is also why this post is out on Monday instead […]
  • A Family Vacation at Lutsen
    Hello, my friends! Last week, my family and I went on a vacation to Lutsen, Minnesota to ski, enjoy God’s wonderful creation, and have a bit of an escape from everyday life. We had a lovely time and it was wonderful to ski up there again. Today, I’m going to be posting some of the photos I took, […]
  • Monthly Review: February 2022
    **Note: My newsletter once again decided to send while I was still working on sending it and I didn’t want the email to be sending you all to a broken link which is why this is out so early. I’ll get back to my normal schedule next week. Thanks for putting up with me and my tech problems. […]
  • Sapping {Part One}
    Hello, my friends! My family taps our maple trees every year for syrup, we’ve been tapping for 8 years now. It’s always an adventure. Anyhow, this year, I thought I’d share our maple syrup-making adventures. To start, we had to clear all the snow off to make room for all the buckets. I think this is the most […]
  • A Winter Day in the Woods
    Hello, my friends! On Saturday, my siblings, and I ventured into the woods and played hide and go seek, had a log rolling contest (not the normal log rolling contest – Something a bit different!), wandered around in the woods, enjoyed the spring-like weather in February (although Winter has now returned.) and generally had a blast. Here are […]
  • Beauty from the Ashes: A Guest Post by Rebekah
    Hello, my friends! Today, one of my dear friends and fellow writers, Rebekah, is guest posting. I am thrilled to have her posting today, and I am sure you all will enjoy her post too. ❤ We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His […]
  • Scripture on Sunday: Three of my favorite Bible Verses about loving your neighbors
    Hello, my friends! Since Valentine’s day is tomorrow, I thought I’d share 3 of my favorite Bible Verses loving your neighbors.  And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you. Ephesians 4:32 This verse is the one that is heard most in my house when my siblings […]
  • Just for fun: Five Blogs I follow – Part One
    Hello, my friends! I follow a lot of blogs. I mean a lot and I am constantly finding more through blog buttons. Anyway today, I thought I’d share a few of my favorites and why I like them. There are so many that this is going to be a two-part blog series! The Grazy Daisy I’ve been following […]
  • Five Things I am Thankful for + a poll
    Hello, my friends! We often forget to be grateful in our everyday lives – We’re busy, and a lot of the time, it seems like there is nothing to be grateful for. But there always is! Even if it is as simple as you had a house to keep your warm and dry overnight, or you ate breakfast […]
  • Scripture Sunday: Proverbs 3:5-6
    Hello, my friends! How are you all doing this Sunday? This week, I am focusing on the verse, Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 I’ve always loved this verse, ever since I memorized it years […]
  • Guest Post: 8 Book Recommendations by Rachel
    Hello, my friends! Today, I have the joy of sharing a post that my good friend, and fellow writer, Rachel W. wrote! In this post, Rachel shares 8 book recommendations from four categories, fantasy/mystery, historical fiction, non-fiction/biography, and picture books, with a summary of each. Let’s get started! Fantasy / mystery: Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart […]
  • February Goals: 2022
    Hello, my friends! Happy February! Are you excited for another month to work on your goals for the New Year? I am excited! And I’m going to set some new goals for the month and break up the ones that I already set for the New Year so I can hit them. So here we go! Writing Related: […]
  • The Christmas Blog Tour Wrap Up and Scripture Sunday
    Hello, my friends! Welcome back to the Christmas Blog Tour! (New to the tour? Check out Bethany’s kickoff post for more details.) Today, I’m going to be wrapping things up by sharing three of my favorite Christmas scriptures! Shall we get started? And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of […]