FEATURE: I Will Cast a Spell on You!

When I was thinking about what to do for Witch Week, I knew I *had* to have a post about casting spells. How many of us read all of these books about witches, magicians, wizards, etc. and finish them thinking, “I WANT TO HAVE MAGICAL ABILITIES!”

Well, put on your cape! Grab your wand! We’re talking SPELLS! And MAGIC!

Here’s how my day would go, if I could use magic:

8:00 AM — Wake up. Wave my wand to get that steaming cup of coffee on my bedside table PRONTO. Uses the Lumos spell to get just the right amount of light in the room.

8:10 AM — No need for showering. I wave my wand and I’m clean, clothed, and looking AWESOME. I also look remarkably refreshed for the horrible sleeper I am. The power of magic!

8:30 AM — Hop on my broom and fly around the yard for a bit. Oops! Hit a tree! Continue reading


FEATURE: My Visit To Hogwarts

This past December, I had the privilege of visiting FLORIDA with my hubs and my family. It. Was. Awesome. Most favourite part ever?


While I’d love to recap everything that we did on the trip, when it came time for my WITCH WEEK, I thought it would be the perfect time to show some pictures of everyone’s favourite place for witches and wizards. I mean, who DOESN’T think of Harry Potter when they think of witches?

When we first got to Universal Studios, we had to wait almost an hour until we were allowed in the park. I had read some books about how you had to get there EARLY in order to get all the rides in. And when it came to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Well, we made sure we were there SUPER early. Continue reading