Author Archives: Chelsea L

Tis the Season for New Gift Ideas

Tis the season to stress over what gifts to get everyone for the holidays. The worst feeling is feeling that you’ve already given your favorite people the best items you can find… or at least that is how I feel … Continue reading

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Sagamore’s Penny Proof

I opened my eyes as my alarm sounded, greeted by the dark of early morning and the retina-burning glow of my phone. A small sigh escaped my lips as I hoisted my heavy body from the mattress and hobbled to … Continue reading

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Homestead Farm

Acres and acres of apple trees greeted me as I drove down the rocky old backroad to Homestead Farm. Every once in a while, a toddler would waddle out of the trees and wave at the passing cars, or an … Continue reading

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Frequent Flier FAQ: Advice I Wish I Had Before Flying This Year

This summer, I have tried to fly four times total; only one of those flights has gone off without a hitch. That flight was perfect. The plane was quiet, the flight was smooth, and I didn’t have anyone trying to … Continue reading

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My Final Days of Summer Bucket List

With only about 50 days left of summer, and the school season creeping back into view, I am always reminded around now to look back at my last 3 months of summer vacation and consider if I spent it to … Continue reading

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Halloween in July

It’s around this point in summer that I start to get a bit tired of blistering heat, extreme storms, and the fact that you have to water every plant you own at least twice a day for it stop dying. … Continue reading

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The Last High School Graduation

A cool breeze broke through the warming air, drifting the skirt of my dress to the side. I crossed my legs to try and cover myself some and shifted so the sun may not reach the pale winter skin I … Continue reading

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One Step Forward and One Step Back

A cool breeze had set upon me as I starred down at the lightly greyed pages of my book. A shiver made its way up my back, and with my free hand, I pulled my jacket closer around my sundress. … Continue reading

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5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Graduated

My friend turned to me the other day, a sad look glazing her eyes; “I can’t believe I’m graduating.” I nodded with her, though I had graduated a year earlier. “What are you going to miss most?” “My friends, and … Continue reading

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Spring To Do List: Garden Galivanting

As the air begins to warm, and the last chills of snow drift away on the breeze, life begins to take hold of the little areas we find relax and respite in. It is time to wander the gardens again, … Continue reading

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