Let’s do this!

I have conned convinced some co-workers to tackle a new project with me. We’re going to read and study together Lysa Terkeurst’s book “Made to Crave.” I’ve already started reading, and it’s quite a different way to think about dieting. In fact, it’s not really about dieting. It’s about filling your craving for food (alcohol,…

Friday Fun

Happy Good Friday everyone! It’s a weekend to spend thanking God for the many blessings he bestows on us. It’s a beautiful and sunny day today, and it sounds like the weather will be lovely for the Easter weekend. For some Friday fun, I wanted to share this hilarious video that’s started popping up from…

Thriftin’ in Manhappiness

I have  been majorly missing in action when it comes to my blog. Happy to say I am finished with my master’s degree program and now have a lot more time to devote to fun stuff. I was fortunate to take some time off this week and browse our unique thrift stores. I’m happy Manhattan…

It’s Friday! Woo Hoo!

It’s Friday! What makes this day even better? I have the whole day off PLUS Monday. WOO HOO! You know what makes it even better? The house got cleaned yesterday so me and Mr. Fry are enjoying the day in a spotless house. Can I say WOO HOO again!? I started the day working on…

Quit your cryin’

It’s bothersome when I hear people complain about things. They went through my luggage…and looked at my bras…and my jewelery. How dare they! He questioned me about my proposal. Seriously!? What a jerk! My shirt is just too tight these days. I suck. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been known to complain once in awhile…

Some of my favorites

Blog carnival! Ever heard of one? I never had until we were assigned to do one for my class. What fun! In this post, I’m going to cover a handful of my favorite blogs. These are ones I visit when I need a little inspiration or a little brain break. To start off, I’ll highlight…

My vote is for Prezi

A few years ago I stumbled onto a neat presentation tool called Prezi. Here’s what they say they are, Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides. The zoomable canvas makes it fun to explore ideas and the connections between them. The result: visually captivating presentations that…

Educatin’ myself on the gigantic world that is Facebook

We had the opportunity in my most recent class to research a social media tool. I use Facebook everyday for work and we had recently moved over to a non-profit Facebook page. I felt this was the perfect opportunity to dive in and learn all I could.

Blogging is a lot like life

I got into blogging on a whim. We were headed that direction at work, and I wanted to learn the ins and outs of WordPress and blogging. I started by showing some of the crafty things I worked on at home, and now it’s morphed into a place to talk about things that make me…

It’s a ‘being’ trip

I am so happy! Lovely Wesa has written a post about her and hubby Steve’s quickly approaching (two days!) trip to Africa. If you recall I wrote a previous post about the amazing things God is doing there. If your heart is filled with joy, and you’d like to keep updated on what’s happening, check…