Remember that time, roughly 9 months ago, that an ambitious Amanda made this post full of goals for the year? I did well for a while, and I'm still holding strong to one of my yearly goals, but over the summer, I made some big changes to my focus. July marked an anniversary of sorts, but… Continue reading Changing Course
March Madness. Just kidding, I don't actually care about basketball, but my alma mater did punch their ticket to the NCAA tournament this year for the first time ever, so that's kind of cool. So, go Aggies! Of course the only reason I know this is because the school then sent me an email hitting… Continue reading Best of March 2017
2017 Goals Recap For those of you who read my 2017 goals post you know that I have laid out some specific goals for not only the year, but also each month. As to my yearly goals, I have successfully abstained from soda, posted a weekly best photo, and used my planner (though I could probably… Continue reading Five Things Friday
We've been in our home for two weeks today (what!), and we've been working on making it our own. Thanks to some generous family members who sent us housewarming gifts, we've been able to make some purchases to make our house more homey. Our family photos are on the walls and on the fridge, which… Continue reading Things I Love Lately: Home Edition
A week ago, Stephen and I got to do something that we have wanted to do for years. We closed on our first home. We first began looking at homes back at the end of September. We met with our Realtor, Rae, and then hit the market running, seeing our first three homes the very… Continue reading Our First House!
We find ourselves here again, at the end of one year, with anticipation to the start of the next. And while the entire internet seems to have really hated 2016, I found it to be a year like every other, with peaks and valleys. I'm not one for New Year's Resolutions. I think they're generally… Continue reading 2017