books, fall, writing workshop

FALLing into a good book (or ten)

If you've been around this blog for a while, you probably already know that fall is the most wonderful time of the year for me. My two favorite holidays - Halloween and Thanksgiving - are in the fall. I love the crisp air, wearing boots and scarves, drinking all the salted caramel drinks Starbucks can… Continue reading FALLing into a good book (or ten)

budgeting, couponing, fall, FALLing in Love Friday, money, obsession

FALLing in Love Friday: Couponing

This fall, I've decided to dedicate Friday blog posts to things with which I'm falling in love. You can read more about what I'm falling in love with here.I get the "don't buy it unless it's on sale" gene from my mother... when it comes to clothing. When it comes to grocery shopping, though, I've… Continue reading FALLing in Love Friday: Couponing

craftiness, fall, FALLing in Love Friday, knitting, obsession

FALLing in Love Friday: Knitting

This fall, I've decided to dedicate Friday blog posts to things I'm falling in love with, aka my current obsessions.I started knitting back in 2009, thanks to my friend Heather, who was patient enough to teach me enough to get myself in trouble with yarn. Over the course of the next year, I knitted several… Continue reading FALLing in Love Friday: Knitting

fall, seasons of love

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

No, I'm not talking bout Christmas (though, according to all the retailers around here, it's already time to celebrate) - I'm talking about FALL.The smells of cinnamon and cider fill the crisp air as colorful leaves crunch beneath my feet.A spring in my step, I'm inspired to craft, cook, bake, and bust out the decor.Hunkering… Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time of the year