Pumpkin Spice Snacks Pt. 2

Earlier this week we tried some pumpkin spice snacks from Target. Today, we taste-tested some from Trader Joe's! Pumpkin Toaster Pastries: Delicious! I was so worried these would be overly-flavored and be too much but they were surprisingly really good! There weren't that many in the box though, so that's the only downside to these. [...]

October ipsy bag

I received my October ipsy bag last Friday. Here's the rundown of the lovely things I got, including this sweet crimson rose bag with a cute little bat on the zipper!   Urban Decay Glide On Eye Pencil, Context Skin Vitamin C Day Cream, JM Solution Water Luminous Jelly Cleanser, Studio Makeup Gloss Coleur Intense [...]

Pumpkin Spice Snacks

There is definitely not a shortage of pumpkin spice snacks these days! Walk down the aisles of pretty much any store and you'll find dozens of delicious-looking options. This week I'm featuring some pumpkin-y snacks from Target, Trader Joe's and our local grocery store.   Pumpkin Spice Snack Bites: (From Target) Soooo good! Each little [...]

Book Review: Big Magic

This past week has been a roller coaster. The worst part? How many times have we collectively said that this year? Too many. Sometimes, I can't even believe we made it through this year, but we have (mostly) unscathed so I suppose that's one thing to be thankful for coming into the holiday season. One [...]

My Workspace

One of my favorite things to look at on Pinterest is desks. I love to see how other people are designing their workspaces, and these pins give me all kinds of inspiration and ideas. My current desk-slash-workspace is below: The location of my desk, and it being one of the first things you see when [...]

Pumpkin Spice Frosted Cookies

This week for my pumpkin-themed post, we made pumpkin spice frosted cookies. I used a Betty Crocker mix, but as always there are tons of recipes on Pinterest if you want to make them from scratch. Here's a great recipe that's similar to what we made. The cookies came out relatively small, and we got [...]

Indigenous Peoples Day

Happy Indigenous Peoples Day! I wrote extensively about Indigenous Peoples Day last year. A few of my posts included: Indigenous Peopleโ€™s Day Water is Life Why I Care, and What is at Stake American Indians in (Childrenโ€™s) Literature Putting a Face to the Name This year I wanted to share what I think is one [...]