Happy 10-years-old!!

Oh my, how did this ever happen? Our big girl, Emma, is TEN today!! First double digits, which she’s been so looking forward to! This morning we woke her up super early. Super early because dad leaves for work quite early in the morning and we wanted to surprise her together. So after scrambling looking for candles (I know I have some somewhere), we brought cupcakes, 10 tea-light candles on a tray, and presents at around 6:30 a.m. <– yes, this is super early for us who wakes up at 8 a.m. on a weekday. But despite being woken up,

20 Things After Living 4 Years in England

If my husband’s job didn’t extend our stay, we’d be back in America by January 22nd. But he got extended and we have four more fabulous years to go! After settling in and got used to living here, we took advantage of living in England. We made sure we make lots of British friends. We made sure we go to every village/town/city event that looked (vaguely) interesting. We made sure we live somewhat British while still loving our s’mores, ice tea, and eating birthday cakes at the birthday party. And we made sure we traveled. In and outside of England.

Meal Planning Week One

I attempted to plan our meals for the week today at the grocery store’s cafe while sipping my (free) coffee. It all started out well, or so I thought, until I got to Tuesday. Then by Thursday everything had to be rearranged again and by Saturday, I felt like I needed a new sheet of paper. One thing that made my list a bit jumbled up was my vege deliver from Abel and Cole. I almost forgot that one is coming this Tuesday and after looking at it, a few things needed swapping. See, not sensible to buy squash today

Blog Hop Winner

Hi all!! Thank you so much for participating in the blog hop and commenting!! I would also like to apologize for not announcing the winner sooner. My commenting system wasn’t displaying the numbers next to each comment and I didn’t trust myself to do the counting manually. So I had to figure that bit out first. Also, just a little FYI, I am quite liking the Facebook Page. I can share inspiration, deals, photos, etc without feeling so short (like Twitter) and that for the most part, a lot of us uses Facebook and like to have info come into

Seasons Givings Blog Hop

Hello all!! HAPPY HAPPY NEW YEAR! I can’t believe it’s 2014 and I am feeling quite excited about all the things we will do to make 2014 memorable and fruitful! I’ll share more on this later on! If you haven’t followed my blog, instagram (Username: scwilder), or Pinterest, please feel free to do so! If you use Facebook more often than anything else, you can like my FB pageĀ (it’s brand new!) or follow me via BlogLovin. In the meantime, grab a cuppa or a glass of wine and visit each and every blog listed below for a chance to win