All is calm, all is bright

It's the day after Christmas. This day is always bittersweet. Bitter because the calming Christmas season is over, but sweet because there are all of the memories leftover. I'm especially thankful for this Christmas because John and I were finally able to celebrate it together (I'm usually in Florida). Christmas Eve and Christmas morning are …

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Honeymoon reminiscing + Winter Running + A New Cat

Happy Christmas Eve eve! Today started my Christmas break, and I am thrilled. Unfortunately, John has to work until later this evening, but I'm so excited for him to come home tonight! This morning began with an easy breakfast--scrambled eggs and toast. I scrambled the eggs with salt, pepper, and chives, and then tossed some …

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Weekend Highlights: mall shopping, Christmas wreaths, & cats

It's the last weekend before Christmas, and John and I were definitely not thinking about that tonight when we drove over to Opry Mills Mall. The traffic was soooo backed up on the highway. We bypassed that traffic and chose Rivergate Mall instead because we knew it wouldn't be as busy. I love Rivergate Mall. …

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Roasted Garlic Potatoes, Peanut Butter Chocolate Oatmeal, Cornbread, etc.

Good morning! I woke up early this morning with John. He has to work all day, so when his alarm went off at 5 a.m., I got out of bed with him because we both went to sleep early and I felt awake! One of the best feelings is waking up early, fully awake, and knowing …

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