Giving Thanks For Our Teachers During Hard Times

Giving Thanks For Our Teachers During Hard Times

There is something that's been weighing heavy on my mind since our children's schools have shut down. With each day that passes there are more and more negative comments and complaints regarding not just our school systems, but also our teachers. I have seen parents publicly ridiculing and criticizing our teachers, throwing around their impudent opinions [...]

Pay The Extra Ten Dollars: 5 Reasons to Shop Small For The Holidays

Pay The Extra Ten Dollars: 5 Reasons to Shop Small For The Holidays

With the holidays quickly approaching, people like myself are really feeling the pressure to finalize and buckle down on the Christmas shopping for everyone on the list. Since starting my own "small business", I've had quite a few encounters where people want to order from me, but can find a similar product for much less [...]

Back to School: Favorite Places To Shop For Boys

Back to School: Favorite Places To Shop For Boys

What probably should have been a "Favorite Things Friday" post is obviously taking place on a Sunday because I can't seem to stick to my schedule and also because I've procrastinated buying the boys their back to school stuff and we didn't go until yesterday. With that being said, I'll keep this short and to [...]

“Soft Launch” of J&M Co.- A New Adventure

“Soft Launch” of J&M Co.- A New Adventure

Happy Friday Y'all! So I know I've been promising exciting stuff coming up, and it feels like it's taken forever... I also promise that I have good reasoning for being so inconsistent with my posts lately, so here it is- I've been working on a little side project and I'm so happy to announce the [...]

One Year Review!

One Year Review!

I apologize for being absent the past few weeks. Not only have we been really busy, but we've had a funeral and various other family related matters that have needed our attention. As of Tuesday June 11, it has officially been one year since I started writing here on Picking Up The Pendrick's. WOW. One [...]