Weekend Trip to Fargo, ND

My sister had to take an engineering test in Fargo, so I went with for a long weekend trip! While there was lots of studying time for her (which meant reading time for me!), we were still able to check out some very cool places!

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Book Reviews of 2021

Back in January I put together a list of books I wanted to read this year, and since we’re already a quarter of the way through 2021, I figured I should check in and share what books I’ve read so far!

You can also find lists of my favorite books (fiction and non-fiction), books from other perspectives, and more on Bookshop.

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I Tried HelloFresh, and Here Are My Thoughts

I’ve been listening to a ton more podcasts since working from home, and with more podcasts comes more ads! It seems like almost all of them have an ad for HelloFresh, and while I was always curious about it, I didn’t want to get locked into a subscription. My sister has been using it and gifted me a free box and I am here to give my 2 cents on it.

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Spring Plant Care Tips

It’s the first day of spring (as long as you’re reading this on March 20th), and with spring comes…happy plants! Here are some tips to get your plants ready for the changing weather and growing season:

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The Pandemic: One Year Later

When I realized we were coming up on the one year anniversary of the pandemic, I wanted to write a blog post about it, but I didn’t know what to say. There’s nothing to say that hasn’t already been said-that this has been the hardest year of our lives, that this is unprecedented, that we can only hope to get over this and move on with our lives. Then I thought maybe I shouldn’t write anything at all since there’s nothing new to say. But I wanted to mark this occasion. Although living through a pandemic for a year isn’t a happy moment in anyone’s life, it’s certainly an important one, and I like to work through things by writing. I want to be able to look back on this and remember not only the painful and difficult parts of the last year, but also the positive and happy moments.

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Which Popular Plant Works Best for You?

If you want a new houseplant, but aren’t sure what to get, check out this decision tree! And if you want more information about how to care for these plants, click here for a link to basic plant care.

Plant Care for the Most Popular Plants

If you’re like me, you’ve seen an explosion of indoor plants in the last year. While they look nice and add a clean air vibe to your apartment or house, it’s easy to buy a plant for its looks without considering how much sun it needs (believe me, I’ve done it)! I’ve done a ton of research on all these plants while I’ve been accumulating them, so I decided to share my new plant knowledge with you! Not sure which plant to start with? Click here to check out my decision tree to help you decide!
Click the links below to go directly to that plant. (And let me know if there’s one I missed!)

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