Top Ten Thursday- Thanksgiving Traditions (November)

Thanksgiving Traditions Top Ten Thursday Donate to a local charity.  There are many donation pop-ups around Thanksgiving, if you are unable to donate time. Like your local church. Our church has canned food drives and new/used clothing drop offs (i.e. preowned holiday wear, new socks, new towels). Even our dentist gets in the spirit with…

Day 14-Sober October Journal

Hello Everyone!! It is Sunday at 6A. There’s no CCD. I should be sleeping, but I am a mother and 42 years old. Sleeping in, for me, has lost its meaning years ago. As I type this, my husband is sleeping. Full on sleep. I don’t know how he can sleep for so long? I…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Day at Sea 2

Hello guys! Today was our second day at sea, the 6th out of 7 days on our Eastern Caribbean cruise. We had a great time being together and ended up celebrating my husband’s birthday officially!  Crazy how this all worked out, but our kids were ecstatic to see he got candles, singing and cake! I…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Port- Tortola

Hello WordPressphere!! This is our third day at a port stop in a row, our fifth day of our cruise. Today we docked at 7AM-5PM in beautiful Tortola, the largest of the British Virgin Islands. Now, I thought Saint Thomas was the most beautiful Caribbean island I had ever seen, until we got to Tortola…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Day at Sea 1

Hello my readers, We are now onto our first full day aboard the Equinox, and it kicks off at sea. For those who have never been on a cruise, the at sea day is usually when they have the dressy dinner night (black tie). On the Equinox, may even be Celebrity wide, it is chic…

Vacation Journal- Fort Lauderdale

Hello WordPressers! I can’t believe I am already here typing out my vacation journal.  My mind is still on island time and my legs still have not found the land (woo! wobbly!).  We went on a fantastic trip down the Caribbean on a cruise.  Before I talk about this cruise, which I will in my…

Summer Update and Maine 2019

Hello WordPress-sphere! How the heck are you guys? And, how fantastic is this Summer so far, huh? In Massachusetts, we have been experiencing the steamy heat wave weather along with our state peers in the US, and it has my spirits up really high, guys. So hot. So perfect! I am praying for this gorgeous…

Escondite Restaurant and our last day- Montreal, Canada

Here we go, WordPressers!  Jamming two days into one post. My husband went off to his all day meeting early, the first one and longest one of this trip.  So he was leaving us H Girls for the day to have fun on our own. Our plan for the day was to eat, shop and…

Jean-Talon Market, Montreal, Canada

Day 2- Moving onto Montreal We left Sherbrooke after grabbing breakfast at the hotel.  We woke up late as we weren’t in a rush to get to Montreal; the weather was continuing to storm from the night before.  The drive from Sherbrooke to Montreal was going to be just under two hours. Luckily, the storm…

Lumina Foresta in Coaticook, Canada

Hello WordPressland! I finally stole a quiet moment here to write out Day 1 of our Montreal getaway that we had taken last week.  As I mentioned in my Fourth of July post, this trip came up pretty much last minute. My husband had work related meetings on the Tuesday and Wednesday before the Fourth,…