I’m going to take this blog posting opportunity to get some reader input. Our content is pretty diverse, from personal things, mundane, macaroni, and baby videos. Is there anything you can’t resist tuning in for? (for me, I’d say definitely the baby videos!) Obviously one great advantage we have here at The Sister Stories is… Continue reading Whaddya Think?
It rarely happens that we are able to take 2 vacations during the summer. This year we were lucky enough to have a week at the beach with my family followed by a week at the beach with Matt’s family. My kids are so fortunate to make beach memories with all of their grandparents, aunts,… Continue reading Beach Must-Haves
Working as a Recreation Therapist in a retirement community, this is one of the top five questions I ask my residents upon admission. What a person enjoys doing in their free time (i.e. hobbies) speaks volumes about who the person is, what kind of personality they have and what makes a person tick. Our hobbies… Continue reading Do you have any hobbies?
A little back story about this post… I watched Nora and Ben on Wednesday and when Britt got back from lunch with some of her girlfriends she asked if I wanted to go with them to a bakery downtown. Of course I said yes because 1. Who can pass up a bakery? and 2. I… Continue reading Whisk
For the last two weeks or so, I’ve been enviously following, via social media, my in-law’s travels out west. They began their trip in Las Vegas, visited the Hoover Dam, Death Valley, Yosemite, Napa, San Francisco (plus lots of other cool places!) and ended their trip attending a wedding in the Redwood Grove at UC… Continue reading A Swell Souvenir
Throwing showers. It is definitely something I LOVE to do, but over the past few years they have been plentiful. While my creative mind gets excited to think about the endless possibilities, my wallet (and thus, husband…)…not so much. It’s no secret that from invitations, food, decorations, games, to prizes, presents and everything in between,… Continue reading Dream Big Printables
I did it. I had a free weekend and I went for it. Once I really started thinking about it, I was all in…and there was no turning back. The wood paneling is gone. Hello brightness! 48 hours later and a whole heck of a lot of hand cramps and the room had been transformed.… Continue reading That time I made wood lovers weep.