Sherlock’s Adoptiversary.

If you don’t like dogs, you might want to skip this post. A little over a year ago, Jonathon and I decided we wanted to get a dog. We had originally planned to wait longer before we got one. We had only been married for about 5 months and were living in a small apartment. […]

Five Finds Friday.

Two blogs I’ve been reading (Taylor Schumann – Schmusings¬†and Holly Paulette) do a link-up on Fridays called Five Finds Friday and I thought I’d join in on the fun. Head on over to their blogs to read about their finds. ūüôā Funny. Okay, I know this is probably nothing new to many of you, but […]


The library is closed today for Veteran’s Day so I’m currently sitting in Starbucks planning and reading. I love relaxing mornings like this and I thought I’d let you in on what’s currently going on. CURRENTLY Reading… Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined¬† – Stephenie Meyer I know some people love Twilight and others love to […]


So some of you may have noticed that I have described myself as a healthy eating and fitness wanna-be. I so badly want to eat healthy and get fit, but I have a lot of trouble with consistency. I have often wondered why some people (like my husband) don’t have much of an issue with […]

October Reads.

I’ve enjoyed reading since I was a little girl. I can remember my grandma¬†taking me to the library’s summer reading program every year and taking home the reading chart to see how many books I could finish that summer. My aunt was the librarian in my small hometown and she would let me stay with […]


Hi. My name is Brooke and this is my very first blog post. Ever. When considering starting a blog, I had many fears.¬†My life isn’t interesting enough. No one will want to read about my day to day life. What if no one reads it? But then I realized I shouldn’t let these fears stop […]