Let’s face it….living alone, no matter how long takes guts. This post contains affiliate links Staying Safe While Living Alone “Hun, I’ve got to go to ____ for _____long.” Ugh, the dreaded sentence. Even worse is the D word…..shhh!!!! We all have either had to deal with our spouses being gone, or you will have… Read More Tips for Staying Safe while Living Alone
“One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do all the things you have always wanted to do.” -Paula Coelho Vacation in Bermuda: A Bucket List Must Have Although we stumbled upon it in a weird way, our vacation in Bermuda ended up being the coolest place we have… Read More Vacation in Bermuda
Oh my goodness! Guys! Our blog Marching with Peonies and Passports has been nominated or the Liebster Award! First, I want to thank A Serene Pursuit for nominating me! You have to go check out her blog! The Liebster Award celebrates us newbie blogs and is super cool because it is an award… Read More Marching with Peonies and Passports was Nominated for the Liebster Award!
Literature Discussion Groups As a teacher I know we are all always sleeping with one eye open so that we don’t miss out on something that will help our students excel. I have learned, seen and tried out a variety of different literacy methods, but my favorite is literature discussion groups. Now, I am in… Read More Literature Discussion Groups
I already posted about our unaccompanied baggage shipment here, so I thought I’d post about how our household goods shipment went and focus on what worked and didn’t work! The famous household goods shipment is for packing and shipping the majority of your house. Things like furniture, decor, dishes, pillows, bedding, board games, formal wear,… Read More Household Goods Shipment Done Right!
Hey, all! Lindsey here! 🙂 PCS, HHG, UB………what to the what?!? Yea, I’ve felt the same! We are currently smack dab in the middle of our first PCS and boy is it a big one! We are moving from Missouri to Germany! Just yesterday the movers came and picked up our unaccompanied baggage shipment so… Read More Packing Unaccompanied Baggage
If your classroom mailboxes look anything like mine do, they are made out of particle board with the outside made to look like wood. Sooo attractive… 🙂 How to make my mailboxes look appealing to the eye has been something that I have thought about for a while now, but never put the effort into… Read More How to Spruce Up Your Classroom Mailboxes
I think finding good places to eat is essential when traveling or living in a new area! I always like to ask people where their favorites places are to eat because I think that you get the best answers from actual people who have lived in the area vs. googling. Lucky for me, I have… Read More The Best Places I Have Found (So Far) to Eat In and Around Washington D.C.
Hello, DIY friends! For years now I have been making my own coasters! From scrapbook paper to my favorite family pictures I have whipped these bad boys up for my own house, for friends and family and for Christmas gifts! Once I made my grandparents a coaster using a picture of them together in high… Read More DIY Coasters
Raise your hand if you spouse is super hard to shop for. Yep, mine too! The man never asks for anything so I am always running around in circles when it comes time to gift for our anniversary or Valentines Day. Two years ago I was searching Pinterest when I came across the idea… Read More DIY Anniversary or Valentines Day Lovopoly