thegraphicsfairy What Happened Sodalitas 2022 hosted by Memoria PressGrew zinnias and cosmosCleaned the houseRealized I'm way out of shapeFinished my 6th Bullet Journal (whoa)Got re-obsessed with the Hades and Persephone mythBought lots of school suppliesSeriously considering getting a MFA What I Read The Time Traveler's Wife | Audrey Niffenegger | ◊◊◊Beyond Order: 12 More Rules… Continue reading July 2022 Wrap Up
January 2022 Wrap Up
olddesignshop.com What Happened Packed away Christmas Nearly froze my feet off (in my own home)Regretted donating my very old (but warm) slippers before winter was overEnjoyed SNOWY a walk with the ShefflingsStole Borrowed my husband's wool sweaterStarted reading Harry Potter to my youngest What I Read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone | J. K.… Continue reading January 2022 Wrap Up
6 Hacks to Avoid Ads on Spotify
Purchase a premium plan (Obvious but it needed to be said. I'm allergic to spending money on streaming services so I never do this)Activate the "Watch this short video for 30 minutes of ad-free music " by switching between playlists (Oh hey yeah, you're like, the most special listener ever and we're going to let… Continue reading 6 Hacks to Avoid Ads on Spotify
The Meditations | Book Review
The Meditations | Marcus Aurelius Awards : None Meditations is a nonfiction collection of the personal thoughts of stoic philosopher and Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius. Written to himself, Marcus Aurelius address the Nature of life, the Self Directing Mind, reason, how he ought to engage with mankind, what it means to live properly in the… Continue reading The Meditations | Book Review
Saint Margaret of Scotland, Pray for Us
The marriage of Saint Margaret and Malcolm III "And therefore we also having so great a cloud of witnesses over our head, laying aside every weight and sin which surrounds us, let us run by patience to the fight proposed to us:" Hebrews 12:1 Saint Margaret of Scotland, pray for us
A Tiny Step Towards Beauty
Cray furnishing fabric 1885 William Morris I've been trying to make small areas of my life more beautiful. This is my current cell phone background for November, and whenever I see it, I feel I've taken one small step towards Beauty. Happy Sunday. -rj
Snapshot of a Misty Morning
One misty, moisty, morning,When cloudy was the weather,There I met an old man,Clothed all in leather,Clothed all in leather,With a cap under his chin.How do you do?And how do you do?And how do you do again?
July 2021 Wrap Up
http://www.thegraphicsfairy.com What Happened Shot skeet for the first time at my brother-in-law's Attended Memoria Press's Sodalitas 2021Unpacked boxesMet Tracy Lee Simmons and Joseph PearceUnpacked more boxesCaught COVID - 19Survived COVID - 19 Currently Reading Wisdom and Innocence : A Life of G. K. Chesterton | Joseph PearceBrideshead Revisited | Evelyn WaughThe Catholic Church Saved My… Continue reading July 2021 Wrap Up
Happy Flag Day, USA
Thank you to the military men and women I personally know, especially Matt Hellman, Michael Hauser, Bob Pascucci, John Martin, Josiah Calicott, Lauren Collinsworth, and David Reagan. You guys make me proud to have an American flag in my house.
7 Things I’ve Learned as a Catholic Convert
Converting from Protestantism to Roman Catholic has taught me some things. Seven to be exact.