Author Archives: Court

About Court

I spend a lot of time on the pool deck and making treats in my kitchen amongst other things.

Reading more: The Crepes of Wrath

The Crepes of Wrath by Sarah Fox was provided to me at no charge through NetGalley. The opinions are my own. You can see other books I’ve reviewed here. I’m slowly working through the embarrassing number of books I have … Continue reading

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Five on Friday

It’s been a busy week with work work work and hey some more work, but it’s good for me, right? How ’bout a quick five things for this Friday? Feel free to grab a cup of coffee if you’d like. … Continue reading

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Have you ever looked in the mirror and literally not recognized the person looking back at you? It happened to me the other day and was momentarily quite unsettling. Maybe it was how tired I was, maybe it was the … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey

This one isn’t really a “survey”, but it’s sort of like what I used to post on Saturdays for some lighthearted fun. I do love a good survey, especially some of the “insightful” facebook ones. The other night I was … Continue reading

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Coffee Date

If we met for coffee this afternoon you’d see my new coffee cup. And that it has cold coffee in it with what might be marshmallows from my hot chocolate mix floating on top. (They are marshmallows, they just look … Continue reading

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Coffee date

  You know the story of the professor, the mayonnaise jar and coffee? No, I’m not telling you a dirty joke! It ends with “It just goes to show you that no matter how full your life may seem, there … Continue reading

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Little Bit of Lovely

I’m going through some decently big changes in life and I don’t know what it means for this space but I thought I’d check in quickly and mention a Little Bit of Lovely I was witness to…I hope to record … Continue reading

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Friday Five

Gosh. Friday you’ve arrived you beautiful thing, you. It was one of those weeks I didn’t think you’d come around, but you always come through. Eventually. Let’s get a quickie Friday Five in before it’s time to commence weekend activities … Continue reading

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I went for a run. There’s good news and bad news

Good news is my legs remembered how to run! (It’s been awhile, I was worried.) Bad news is my lungs seemed to have forgotten, but I also know that’s fixable. It didn’t feel great at the time, but I’m glad … Continue reading

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Good things 2016: Week 22

It’s important to remember the things that are good in life. It reminds me how blessed I really am and also helps to ease the sting of the bad. I’m incredibly lucky, there’s more good than bad (Knockonwood!) and I … Continue reading

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