Category Archives: Karen West

Newborns Dressed Like Mr. Rogers for World Kindness Day

What a beautiful story: Wednesday, November 13th was Cardigan Day & World Kindness Day! To celebrate the kindest, cardigan wearing individual in the world, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital in Pittsburg honored Pittsburg area native Mr. Rogers by dressing up the newborns as the beloved character. Fred Rogers’ widow Joanne was a special guest at the hospital…Read More

Never Before Seen Footage From Stranger Things 3?

Never Before Seen Footage From Stranger Things 3?

While we anxiously await Stranger Things 4 to confirm our suspicions that one of our faves actually survived, maybe this never before seen footage will give us a few more clues of what’s in store for us in the next season? Nope. They didn’t leave the door open three inches. *Sigh* But enjoy this! I…Read More

The Worst Christmas Decorations Ever:  The SEQUEL

The Worst Christmas Decorations Ever: The SEQUEL

If you haven’t yet read Eagle afternoon host Jas’ post about how he went all Buddy the Elf festive fa-la-la-la-la on us out of the blue on Wednesday, read that one first and then come back to this one. It’s a good read and you’re gonna need that information for this to make any sense.…Read More

My Little 10 Minute Investment That Changed Everything

My Little 10 Minute Investment That Changed Everything

I’m one of *those* people. Someone with a daily quiet time for inspirational reading, prayer, meditation and journaling. I wasn’t always like that. Didn’t have *time* for it. My sister Ginni did it for years and strongly encouraged me to try it. But honestly, I didn’t want to get up an hour earlier to do…Read More

Capturing the Moments…Without the Phone

Capturing the Moments…Without the Phone

Two weeks from today, I’ll be on a plane to Iceland. It’s my second trip there and this time I’m doing things a little differently. Again, at the top of my list of things to do is to experience the Northern Lights. I saw them last time I was there and they were wonderful! However,…Read More

What The Time Change Means To Me

What The Time Change Means To Me

Honestly, I don’t mind the time change at all. As a matter of fact, I like it when it gets dark earlier in the colder months. It’s like a gentle reminder that it’s time to wind down and get ready for the holiday season. That extra hour I got yesterday? I used it to jump…Read More

Scary Things Under The Bed!

Scary Things Under The Bed!

Happy Halloween, y’all! Today, I’m gonna be hanging out on Twitter for awhile because users are cracking me up today with their responses to #ScaryThingsUnderTheBed I think the scariest thing I’ve ever found underneath my bed was a Taco Bell wrapper. Mainly, because I don’t eat fast food at home. Ummm…so anyway…. Here are some…Read More