CHARIS! (AKA In Which I Meet a Pen Pal)

Hello everyone! Today I have a post on a very exciting topic. This past Thursday I got to meet a pen pal and blogging friend who I've known for several years but never met! If you want to see her blog, click HERE. Anyway, a couple weeks ago she messaged Allison and I (Allison is … Continue reading CHARIS! (AKA In Which I Meet a Pen Pal)

5 Year Blogiversary Giveaway WINNER

Hello everyone! Today is the day you get to find out who won the giveaway! I'm giving away one pen pal kit from my shop, Peach & Poppy Co. Over 40 people entered and, counting bonus entries, there were 88 entries total. SO. Who won? I'm wondering that too. Alrighty! I decided to go with … Continue reading 5 Year Blogiversary Giveaway WINNER

A Barefoot Gal 5 Year Blogiversary Giveaway

Hello everyone! That’s right, it’s time for my annual blogiversary giveaway. Up until I typed out the title, I didn’t realize that come February 20th, I will have been blogging for five years! I guess I’ve been blogging for a little longer than I thought. 🙂 I'm never quite sure how to get into these … Continue reading A Barefoot Gal 5 Year Blogiversary Giveaway

Peach & Poppy Co. Launch!

Hello everyone! I have some very exciting news today! At least I'm excited about it, and hopefully you will be too! As a lot of you know, I love snail-mail and writing letters. Well, I've been thinking about opening an Etsy shop to sell pen pal kits for a while, and now I finally have! … Continue reading Peach & Poppy Co. Launch!

28 Christmas Gift Ideas

Hello everyone! Today I am bringing you 28 different ideas for Christmas gifts to give to people this year. Or next year. Or whenever. The point is, here are some products that I think would make great gifts! I've organized them into four different categories: gifts for bookworms, gifts for pen pals/snail mail enthusiasts, gifts … Continue reading 28 Christmas Gift Ideas

5 Ways to Decorate a Bulletin Board || Collab with Clara @ Clara & Co.

Hello everyone! Today one of my blogger friends, Clara, and I will be bringing you all a collab about one of our favorite things: bulletin boards! I haven't been using bulletin boards that long, but I really love them! It's a nice way to keep things I want to display somewhat organized and it's also helpful for … Continue reading 5 Ways to Decorate a Bulletin Board || Collab with Clara @ Clara & Co.

Happy 4th Birthday, A Barefoot Gal! + Pen Pal Themed Giveaway

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

Make Your Own Pen Pal Binder

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

A Few DSLR Tidbits

Today I'm going to be sharing some of my photography I've taken over the last little while with my sister's DSLR. I don't regularly use it, but Allison does let me take pictures with it occasionally.