Daily Notes, Picture Taking Time

Happiness Hobbies

I've decided that baking is my number two happiness hobby, second only to being on a stage. I think sewing, puzzles, and reading would follow, in that order. A happiness hobby, defined by me, is simply a hobby that brings you joy regardless of how productive or useful or helpful to others it may be. Maybe… Continue reading Happiness Hobbies

Life As I Know It

Weekend with Carli {MM Bonus Post}

This post is really just for myself, and for the handful of you who may care.  As I mentioned in my previous post, I just spent a great weekend doing all things girly with Carli, who is currently residing just outside of Chicago.  I just had to share with you a few of my biggest… Continue reading Weekend with Carli {MM Bonus Post}

Life As I Know It

Weekend Relaxation

Well folks, it's the weekend and the weather seems to have taken a turn for the best!  Hooray!!!  I don't generally post on weekends but I stumbled on this amazing article from New York Magazine this week that I just had to share.  It's called "50 Steps to Simple Happiness."  It is completely worth a full… Continue reading Weekend Relaxation

Daily Notes, Wistfully Whimsical Wishlist

Top Blogging Books Roundup

UPDATE: My mom is the best, and the other day "10 Things You Need To Eat" and "The Happiness Project" appeared in my mailbox!!!  I will write reviews as soon as I finish them 🙂 In the last 1 1/2 years, as I've entered the blogosphere as a writer and reader, I have stumbled on… Continue reading Top Blogging Books Roundup