Hello everyone! We've made it through the first week of SBG! In case you missed it, Clara posted the week one challenges here. (You can't do those challenges any more for points, but feel free to do them for fun!) Now that she's started everything off, the second post seems quite simple! So, shall we … Continue reading Summer Bored Games: WEEK 2
Hello everyone! Yes, it is July, but yes, I'm still going to post a June happening. This is something we thought about doing for a while and finally decided to do it a few weeks ago: swimming in our pond! But first, before we get started, SBG HAS BEGUN! Check out Clara's post to see … Continue reading Pond Swimming [June Happenings Part II]
Here's a quick reminder that there are only a few hours left to join The Summer Bored Games! To see what this is and how to join, click HERE.
Hello everyone! I hope you’re surviving the summer heat. 😛 2018 is over halfway done! Only 165 days until its 2019. We’ve already had several adventures in the halfway point month of this year and I'm going to try to do a mini series about a few of them. First up is definitely of highlight … Continue reading Barn Dancing [June Happenings Part I]
HELLO! It’s finally the 11th and you know what that means! Actually you probably don’t. Because the thing I’m about to announce is a secret project that some bloggers and I have been working on for several months. It’s taken a lot of thinking out and planning, but it has been really fun and I … Continue reading Introducing The Summer Bored Games
Hello everyone! I hope you're having a wonderful almost-summer day! Today I'm going to be doing sort of a random photography post but with more of a theme. 🙂 I've collected pictures of over 30 of my favorite things to show you today. Shall we begin? (In no particular order) Gardening (though maybe not the … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Things
Hello! It’s the 25th which means it is time to find out who has won my pen pal giveaway! I realize I didn’t leave much time for entering, so sorry if you didn’t get the time to enter! I didn’t want to wait very long to see who would win. XD Anyway, I’m sure most … Continue reading Four Year Blogiversary Giveaway WINNER
Here's a quick reminder that today is the last day to enter my pen pal themed giveaway. Head over HERE to check it out! You have until 11:59 pm EST today. I'll post the winner tomorrow. I can't wait!
Hello everyone! Guess what today is! If you answered that it's either my brothers birthday, Mother's Day, Frog Jumping Day, or my blog's fourth blogiversary, you are correct! Since, after all, this is on my blog, I will mainly be discussing that holiday but before we start here's a little bit on the other holidays. … Continue reading Happy 4th Birthday, A Barefoot Gal! + Pen Pal Themed Giveaway
Hello everyone! A few days ago I was taking some pictures for Hannah's photography contest, and I decided to photograph some of the buttercups that are everywhere right now. I was originally taking a picture of our black cat, Jinx, with a buttercup crown for the contrast category, so I'll start with those photos. Allison … Continue reading Sunny Buttercups & Sulky Felines
Hello everyone! Today I'll be showing you all some examples of envelope art I've done recently that don't require too much artistic talent, which is fun for me. 🙂 The main thing I'm using is scrapbook paper. Here are three different types I've made recently using decorative paper. Type #1: Solid Paper This is a … Continue reading Envelope Art With Decorative Paper
Hello everyone! I hope it's starting to feel like Spring wherever you are. 🙂 I love writing letters. I write to several different pen pals and have used up dozens, maybe hundreds, of pages of notebook paper over the course of a few years. My first pen pal was my kindergarten teacher who would send … Continue reading Make Your Own Pen Pal Binder
Hello everyone! Are you enjoying what I hope is a fine spring day where ever you are? 🙂 A few evenings ago my siblings and I decided to get our bikes out of a trailer along with some ancient roller blades that belonged to my dad, head down to the shop, and bike and roll … Continue reading Wheelie Wheel-y