Each year the North Carolina PTA sponsors an art contest called Reflections. Students from schools all over the state are encouraged to create artwork in categories that include: 2-D design, sculpture, photography, videography, dance choreography, musical composition and literature, based around a theme that changes yearly. Themes from the past have offered topics such as … Continue reading Art at Claxton Elementary: Reflections, What’s Your Story?
In a last ditch effort to tone up and shed the pounds I am testing the It Works contouring body wrap.
We've had a few unusually warm days here in North Carolina this February, but this morning the air smelled like Spring to me. It was warm but still just cool and breezy enough. I snapped this photo on my morning walk through the neighborhood. I loved how the light was coming down on the little … Continue reading Spring is on The Way in NC
Happy February 14, 2017 to everyone out there ❤ I admit that this has never been one of my favorite holidays, as I hinted in the first post of this mini series, but I think I might learn to appreciate it anyway. I finished up my romance movie week with The Princess Bride, which I … Continue reading 7Days of Love Stories- It’s a wrap
No I haven't become angry at love by this point in my journey, but with a title like this who could resist checking it out? Also the fact that the two leads are played by Nia Vardalos (Genevieve) and John Corbett (Greg), who I remember very well from My Big Fat Greek Wedding, got me … Continue reading 7 Days of Love Stories, movie #6, I Hate Valentine’s Day
In my quest to seek out my inner romantic and invite her to let loose all of her glorious schmaltzery, I have really started to think that she really doesn't exist. Then I started thinking that maybe I am approaching this whole thing wrong. So far I've watched movies where either the actors or the … Continue reading 7 Days of Love Stories, Movie #5, Today’s Special
So on day four I decided to go all out girl and watch Bridget Jones's Diary. For the other three people in the western world besides myself who haven't yet seen this movie, the story is along the lines of this: A girl in her 30's, Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger), is pining for marriage and … Continue reading 7 Days of Love Stories, movie #4, Bridget Jones’s Diary