A mother's heart is tender, fierce and full of love. As I sit here minutes before the clock strikes midnight, officially transforming my 12-year-old daughter into a teenager, I can't help but feel that time is just slipping away. August 19th 2004 at just two minutes past noon, Leina Christabeth came into the world. After … Continue reading Words from a Mother’s Heart
Outlander season 3 can't get here fast enough so I am allowing myself freedom to fangirl any and every chance I get. This week my obsession falls on good ole Roger... and can we just take a minute to breathe in all that is Roger the cutie Patootie Wakefield?
FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out Stage one: Delusions of Grandeur In this stage you are still hopeful that perhaps you WILL win tickets to Comic-Con from one of the 17 contests you entered. Maybe they just forgot to call you and even though it's the Day before Comic-Con there's still a chance. Stage Two: Losing … Continue reading Comic Con 2017: The 5 stages of FOMO
Yesterday was the day that the official trailer for Outlander Season 3 was released and Lord have mercy do we have so many feeling about it. From the moment the trailer begins, we are on the edge-of-our-seat, biting-our-nails, clenching-our-butts-excited for what’s to come. We hear a baby cry and see Claire in a hospital bed … Continue reading Outlander Season 3 Official Trailer: It’s Here and We’re Freaking Out
We are out of our minds with excitement now that we have a premier date of Outlander Season 3, September 10th 2017! Yay! I will definitely fash myself because I canna wait! Ye with me lassies? ( Yes we will ) Those not as obsessed with all things created in the mind of herself, Diana Gabaldon, … Continue reading Turtle Soup: The Sexy Scene We Can’t Shut-Up About
As we eagerly await the premiere of season 3 I can't help but fantasize about the most anticipated scene of Outlander Season 3, The Print Shop. This is the scene in which Claire and Jamie reunite after 20 long years of separation. It will be interesting to see how the episodes are split up surrounding this scene and thrilling to watch our beloved Cait and Sam brilliantly act it out. Let's dig into the recap shall we?
Last week I blogged about my favorite Episode of Outlander and why that will never change. I asked all my lovely readers to share their favorite episodes as well. There were mixed answers but the overwhelming majority said The Wedding was their favorite episode. I would have to say that The Wedding is a close … Continue reading The Wedding Episode and Why We’re in Love With It
I feel like writing has been a struggle for me lately. Which is a strange thing in and of itself because writing is my outlet. I have been in the editing phase of my novel, Ellie Bixby and the Window to Darvlian Orpth, for the past nine months and it's incredible how exhilarating and frustrating … Continue reading Writer’s Crossroads (is that a thing?)
Recently, I have been listening to the Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin, on Audio book and it has stimulated my long dormant journey of self-acceptance and discovery. “Be Gretchen” she says. “Be Lauren” I repeat. What does being Lauren look like? I am a wife, I am a mother of three children, I am … Continue reading Stories