Can you believe it? Our kitchen is actually making some progress. I’m a full time nursing student and Michael is a full time banker so I’d say we have pretty good excuses. But, it’s nice to be getting it done. I don’t like overloading people with pictures of our house, especially if they don’t want… Continue reading January Kitchen Update
2015 is coming to an end! It went by so fast. This year treated us well. Of course there were hiccups along the way and that’s okay. You live and learn. However, a lot of good things happened in 2015. September 19th 2015 was our 1 year homeowner anniversary. Throughout the year we started projects… Continue reading 2015
Frightening how fast time goes. 4 months ago I was walking into my first day of class and now I’m preparing myself for finals. It feels like yesterday. Seriously. This semester I learned so. freaking. much. and not necessarily all Nursing related. I think this program or this field matures you and makes you grow… Continue reading Growing Pains
Last time I updated my blog I was only a week into the program Now, I’M HALFWAY! Holy moly, its been C-R-A-Z-Y! I’ve learned so much! It’s amazing what you’ll go through in this program and you still come out of a crazy day feeling accomplished. There are days when I throw my hands up… Continue reading Halfway There!
Today is FRIDAY! I survived my first week of nursing school! This past week has been a whirlwind of emotions. Before you start the week you’re excited and ready to dive into it and start learning skills to become a nurse. Your first day you’re still pretty excited but then you dive in, and you… Continue reading What I’ve Learned After One Week of Nursing School
For the months that I’ve been away from WordPress, so much has changed in Michael’s and my life. For the better. First, I was accepted into the nursing program at Lake Michigan College and Ive been spending my Summer preparing for that. Along with that, I have began working as a Nurse Assistant at Lakeland… Continue reading So Much Change
Yesterday was Michael’s 25th birthday! To celebrate, we played a game of progressive rummy with his grandma and mom, we ate one of our favorite pizzas from Silver Beach Pizza in St. Joe, and Michael and I went driving down Lakeshore drive to look at all the big, beautiful houses along Lake Michigan. On our… Continue reading Finding New Places
I love thunderstorms. I love the sound of thunder rumbling through the sky. It’s soothing. I used to watch as the storms would come over Lake Michigan and be amazed with their magnitude and the speed they move towards shore. Today, I was taking a quick trip to Benton Harbor with Michael and saw these… Continue reading Let There Be Storms
Today, Mother Nature blessed us with 70 degree weather. That kind of weather called for a St. Joe day. During the Spring, Summer, and Fall seasons my boyfriend and I run/walk the bluff and pier frequently. It’s still about 20 minutes away from our house so we only go here when it’s really nice out.… Continue reading Just a little Sunshine
For those of you who follow this blog, you may already know by now that I made another. Life on Kimmel Street. This blog is dedicated to just house stuff. All of our projects and renovations will be posted there and you may even get to hear some stuff from my beloved boyfriend. Yes, he… Continue reading Life on Kimmel Street.