December 2017 Inspiration

Twas a week before Thanksgiving, and the halls were already decked for Christmas. Yes, you heard right. The Christmas trees twinkled and candles flickered bringing hygge to the dark nights of the winter. It might not be that cold around here, but the darkness gets to me. What I’m Being Inspired By Current Jam: I’ve been listening to this one a lot. Hehehe. I can’t help but love the literary title. Not only is it grab-your-hairbrush sing worthy, it’s totally...
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November 2017 Inspiration

hot chocolate and reading

Happy November! Who doesn’t love the month of November with the family-filled, food-centric holiday? I’m all about the food, and I’m looking forward to spending hours reading (and maybe a few hours on aerial silks). What do you get inspired by in November? Is it the homey and cozy stews? Or cuddling up under blankets? Are you already prepping for Christmas? Are you doing NaNoWriMo? What I’m Being Inspired By Current Jam: About a month ago, my sister sent her...
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October 2017 Inspiration

cast iron pizza

Honestly, inspiration posts are one of my favorites to do. I just love sharing the things that I’ve been obsessing over or being inspired by. And I try to keep these posts short and sweet so a quick scroll through will give you a glimpse of possible inspirations. I know Halloween and pumpkins are a great inspiration for October. But I’m over here, just chugging away on the other random goodnesses in my life, like deep dish pizza and quirky...
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September 2017 Inspiration

Every Deadly Kiss book

When I realized that it was September, I almost fell out of my chair. Word on the street is that fall is coming, and you know, I love all the seasons. But me, I’m just NOT ready. Summer past in a blink, and I only went to the pool once. So sad. What I’m Being Inspired By Current Jam: Avicii has been dropping music all through August, and I’ve just been loving it. Nothing sounds so good to me as...
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August 2017 Inspiration

a mess of makeup supplies

I love putting together these inspiration posts every month. I mean, it’s a bit startling every time to realize another month has passed, but I just like sharing good music, books, and other random obsessions with you. When I used to only be a blog reader, I always loved #inspiration posts the most. So I hope you enjoy August 2017 Inspiration post! What I’m Being Inspired By I love a new month because a new month means another new beginning....
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July 2017 Inspiration

July 2017 Inspiration

Despite knowing that July was coming, somehow it snuck up on me. But who can be mad at July for that? After all, we’re looking at a long weekend to celebrate the 4th of July! So it’s always fun to come up with these inspiration points. Of course, it also makes me scratch my head and wonder, “Is anything inspiring me?” What I’m Being Inspired By My life feels boring these days without the constant travels that I did while...
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June 2017 Inspiration

June 2017 Inspiration

I’m late for June’s inspiration post because I had too many wonderful books to share! I just wrote about Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette and Seven Brides for Seven Mail-Order Husbands by Carrie Fancett Pagels. Both authors are pretty amazing. But I so enjoy creating this inspiration posts each month. So here’s JUNE! What I’m Being Inspired By I’m still in love with circus performance arts if you’re curious, but I’m trying not to overwhelm this space with...
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May 2017 Inspirations

May 2017 Inspirations

Is it really May? The thunderstorms break the quiet of winter while the neon green of spring slams my eyeballs on the daily. But best of all, flowers flaunt fabulous phases of furple, flue, and fwhites. Okay, sorry, but I couldn’t think of an appropriate f-word for colors. Shh. It’s okay. What I’m Being Inspired By What haven’t I been inspired by? Okay, well, Pinterest tracks my obsessions best of all, and I think sometimes I’d be embarrassed to have...
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April 2017 Inspiration

April 2017 Inspirations

April isn’t a month that I pay too much attention to, honestly. However, I think it makes a good name. Somehow it’s both whimsical and practical all at once. How could a word do that? If you could be named any month, which would you choose? I think I’d either choose April or September. Maybe. This might be one of those things that changes monthly, or weekly. [I’m using Amazon Affiliate links in this post. It does not add cost...
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March 2017 Inspiration

Oh, hello, lovely March! So I can’t be sure why I absolutely, most certainly do really like March. But I do. Perhaps, March serenades the coming of spring’s budding footsteps? But I also really enjoy coming up with this inspiration post. What I’m Being Inspired By The world offers such a combination of items for inspiration. Food, music, activities, traveling, books…honestly, there has to be something for everybody. Current Jam: I’m absolutely enamored with the French band NAZCA. Recently, I’ve...
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