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Digital Dozen does Food: Peaches

Today’s Digital Dozen post is special – it’s our diner hop! That’s right – the first every Digital Dozen blog hop! Now, the theme is food, so we all picked something you could get off the menu at a diner.

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Digital Dozen does Food: Pole Beans

My garden’s bounty is endless! I planted pole beans around a trellis (it actually kind of looks like a bamboo teepee) –  I had no idea how high the vines would climb! My little trellis is definitely not tall enough, and the bean vines ran out of room and spill over the top. It’s just …

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Digital Dozen does Food: Kale Nail Art

Have I gone too far down the hipster hole? Oh my gosh, I don’t know. I love kale! I know it’s trendy – but it is delicious. And it’s pretty. And it’s growing in my backyard! I think I already told you about how I pick it fresh from the garden for salads. Mmmmm – …

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Digital Dozen does Food: Cute Carrots

Welcome to day 2 of the Digital Dozen! It’s food week, and it’s got me munching on some snacks – that I grew myself! When I first decided to grow veggies in my garden, I had almost no idea how to go about planting things – or how to keep them alive! I did a …

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Digital Dozen does Food: Eggplant Nail Art

I always thought I had a brown thumb – you know, I never was able to keep a plant alive! Poor things, they never stood a chance. I was determined to make the most of our garden in our new house – and now here I am, growing my own food! It’s truly wonderful. Sometimes …

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Soufeel Charm Bracelets

Back in the fall, my new house was robbed. It was really scary, especially because it was right after we moved in. I was so worried that maybe we purchased a house in the wrong neighborhood, and I really didn’t feel safe. I was especially devastated that all of my jewelry was …

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Digital Dozen does Fandom: The Wizard of Oz

I’ve been just racking my brain trying to figure out what else to do for fandom! I started thinking about movies, books, and tv shows that have absolutely massive followings and also have something really iconic about them – and somehow The Wizard of Oz just popped into my straw-brain! It really was an iconic …

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Digital Dozen does Fandom: The Office

So, I’m kind of obsessed with The Office. There are a few shows I could just watch on repeat (um, and have…) and The Office is one of them. It’s just so funny. Although the early seasons are kind of painfully embarrassing, the show is just so freaking funny!

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Digital Dozen does Childhood: Strawberry Patch

I grew up in an old house in the suburbs — the house was actually an historic building. It was built in that late 1600s or early 1700s, and was a part of the underground railroad, with hiding spaces to bring people out of slavery. In the yard, we had a little strawberry patch, and …

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Digital Dozen does Nature: Betta Fish Nail Art

I grew up in a pet family – we always had pets, ranging from beautiful German Shepherds and Labradors, to Cleo the cat, hamsters, and fish. We never had any birds, though my dad was very fond of whistling at the bird that lived at the vet (he used to whistle to it like C3P0, …

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