It is spring whether or not it feels like it, so it’s time to talk about Spring 2018 trends. Here are six you will want to add to your closet if you haven’t already.
A year ago this week, I was in New Orleans soaking up the sun, indulging in the food, and engaging in the musical atmosphere. Wishing so much I could travel back, I was pleasantly surprised to find a taste of New Orleans here in Wisconsin. For a friend’s birthday, we went to dinner at Blue… Continue reading A Taste of New Orleans Living in the Midwest + Live Music
Every year I love the Tech. Challenge that our Technology Coordinator designs. This year there was a slight twist compared to other years, but there was still an individual and team component. Read about the challenge here. My goal was to complete half of the 30 activities. It was a big challenge, and I had… Continue reading Technology for the Win: 30 Day Challenge Results
My Spring FabFitFun Fall box just arrived which means it is time to talk last season’s box: Winter 2017. By getting down to the nitty gritty of what worked for me and what did not. This is a different take on a reveal box. Instead of revealing the items to you without ever using them, I… Continue reading Best of the Best from the 2017 FabFitFun Winter Box
In December, my 30 day challenge was to use less technology, specifically less time spent on my phone. In contrast, this month is more technology. Wait what? You may be thinking, why the swing of things? My work is having it’s third annual March Madness Technology Challenge. This challenge is a team and individual challenge… Continue reading Technology for the Win: March’s 30 Day Challenge
Needing an intellectual conversation with some book loving ladies, I hosted my first ever book club. The turn out was supposed to be small, but easily manageable with about five girls in attendance. In the end, there ended up being nine ladies! We discussed the book Solo by Kwame Alexander which is a young adult… Continue reading What Are You Waiting for? Start Your Own Book Club Today!
Friends of ours came over with all their favorites from a local Vietnamese food restaurant: Pho #1 Noodle and Grill. Until this time, I’ve only had homemade pho which a friend of mine made at her house (see that post here). This was not only very good, but super fun to make when entertaining a… Continue reading Trying New Foods with Friends Expands Our Friday Night Takeout Menu