Sunday mornings call for a little something extra special served with your morning coffee! My choice for today? Blackberry scones! Martha Stewart’s Blueberry Scone recipe is my favorite to use, so today I just made a quick swap of blackberries … Continue reading
Hello, friends! Today my mom, myself and another mother-daughter pair set out on a mini-adventure just about an hour west to Salina for a day of shopping, laughter and good eats. I love days like this, nothing but catching up … Continue reading
I’m kicking winter blues to the curb today and baking up some light and luscious lemon bars! There is something that just makes me smile about baking with lemon. I had a bag of lemons in the fridge that needed … Continue reading
Saturdays are made for adventures! We’re gearing up for another round of Winter weather here starting later tonight, so today was the perfect day for a mini-trip to Leonardville- home of Nelson’s Landing. The drive from Manhattan to the small town is pretty quick, just about 25 minutes, but it is definitely lovely and peaceful. It was so great to catch up with two great friends as we drove through the Kansas countryside.
Happy Monday, I hope your week is off a cheery start! This week marks one of my FAVORITE weeks of the year, K-State Proud campaign week! I was giddy with excitement when it was time to make my donation today. Led … Continue reading
Happy Saturday, friends! I don’t know bout y’all, but it is a BEAUTIFUL day here in Kansas. With a crazy week behind me, this day has been a relaxing blessing. Earlier this week, I was perusing old blogs I had … Continue reading
A friend recently asked me “What’s there to do in Manhattan??” This sent my mind RACING, there are so many things that I love about living in a busy, college town like Manhattan, Kansas! I’ve lived in MHK for almost … Continue reading
One of my biggest fears is becoming stagnant. Not moving forward or pursuing anything and settling for a life that is not what I desire. To combat this fear, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about ideas about life and everything that I want to see, hear, eat, do and explore lately. I’m thinking it is time to share my running life bucket list with the world! I’ve got a mix of local, short term list goals and a healthy dose of more long term planning dreams. I’m a big fan of Lara Casey’s downloads on her website. This photo of her’s is serving as the perfect inspiration to chase my dreams!
Before we dive into all things Nutella, I have to send a congratulatory shout out to my sorority sister, Kristen, who shared this week that she is expecting!!! I’m so so so happy with this news, tears of joy have … Continue reading
After friend recently gifted me with a jar lovely smelling homemade laundry detergent, I am hooked! As my supply of Linda’s gift runs low, today I set out to make my own. I followed Linda’s lead and used a recipe … Continue reading