Good Will shopping trip 1/12/2019

Hello , my bucket list friends ! I’ve enjoyed writing posts about my shopping hauls and after a pretty awesome Good Will haul today I deiced to do another shopping post . Here we go .

 

Good Will shopping trip 1/12/2019

My friend and I went on a somewhat spontaneous shopping trip to the Good Will but first we got some coffee then we were good to go !  It was a Saturday so it was very busy and it took awhile to find to get shopping cart. By the time we did get a cart we both had already picked out some books and I had found a cute Lion King plush toy with the original Disney Store tags . I also found a Disney Princess picture frame . After we got a cart we moved on to the clothes where we found some great things that we were excited to wear ! It was a successful shopping trip and we had a fun time together . I love shopping at the Good Will and I’m excited to see what I find next time .

Rock on – Christina Epperly

My essential oil diffuser !

Hello, my bucket list friends ! I’m happy to say that I’ve already been making some progress with some of new years goals ( you can read them here ) including finally setting up my essential oil diffuser ! I’m excited to tell you about it , here we go !

 

My essential oil diffuser !

 

I got my essential oil diffuser from Amazon. There are many different styles to choose from with a pretty wide range of prices . The one I chose is cone shaped and it changes colors . It has been sitting in my room for a while but today I finally got it set up. I’ve mentioned before how much I love lavender ( you can read about it HERE) so of course that was the first oil that I put in my diffuser . As soon as I turned the diffuser on it began to fill my room with a wonderful relaxing  lavender scent . I also loved the changing colors it was a fun touch . Before long my room was a lavender paradise ! I’m excited to try other oils in my diffuser as well .  I’m also excited to use this diffuser more and more to help me relax .

Rock on – Christina Epperly

Living the bucket list life

Hello, My bucket list friends ! When posting on social media I sometimes use the hashtag bucket list life but what does that really mean ? I thought it would be a good idea to take a further look at this and also to give all of you some suggestions on how to live the bucket list life on a average day .

 

Living the bucket list life

 

To me Living the bucket life life is more then just crossing items off your bucket list, It is an attitude or maybe even a life style . To me a bucket list is not just a list of things to do in your lifetime. It’s the idea that life is really meant to be lived to the fullest .Let’s face it all to often our lives become a retinue of the same things over and over again. We get stressed and grumpy and we often forget to take time to do the things that we really enjoy, the things that make us smile and help us to truly love life . So how do you live the bucket list life ? Simply put you take time for you and the people and things you love . It’s about trying to mix up your routine to keep life exciting ! Yes, I’ll be honest some days are not that great and that’s OK. Living the bucket list life is not a solution to all of life’s problems but it is a way to make life a little happier .  Below I’ve listed a few ways on how to live the bucket list life !

Try something new – Instead of getting the same thing for lunch try something new or wear clothes that you haven’t worn in a while mixing things up just a little bit will add a little bit of excitement to your day .

Do at least one thing you love everyday – It could be something as simple as watching a show you like or listening to your favorite playlist or setting some time aside for a hobby you enjoy like drawing or dancing . Taking time to do something you love will add a little boost of happiness to your day .

Day Dream – OK, I know it sounds a little silly but seriously instead of repeating your to-do list or thinking about all the bills you have to pay have a little fun with your thoughts ! Think about what you want to cross off your list next , your favorite memories , the best vacation you’ve even been on , or the trip you want to take next . Taking some time for positive thoughts will help to put you in a positive mood even if your not crossing an item off your list that day .

 

I hope you enjoyed reading my tips for living the bucket list life ! Have fun crossing off items everyone !

Rock On – Christina Epperly

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Dollar Tree haul 1/5/2019

Hello, my bucket list friends ! Yesterday I did a little shopping at the dollar tree. The main thing I went there for was calendar but they were sold out I was disappointed but I still ended up with some awesome stuff lets take a look !

 

 

Dollar Tree haul 1/5/2019

Like a lot of stores the Dollar Tree already has there Valentine’s day items out . I found three great items in the Valentine’s day section the first one is this cute little picture to paint that comes with an easel to display it on. The second item is a box of  My Little Pony Valentine’s day cards and last the last item that I found in the Valentine’s day section is a very cute unicorn rubber duck ! I also got some other great items including a Mickey Mouse magic towel , a Mickey Mouse pen , My Little Pony Stickers , a note book , and new pens .  It was a fun and successful shopping trip and I can’t wait to go back to the Dollar Tree again !

Rock on – Christina Epperly

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After Christmas shopping

Hello, my bucket list friends as many of you know I love to shop! I also love the sales that happen after Christmas and I can’t wait to tell all of you about the awesome things that I have bought after Christmas !

 

After Christmas Shopping

 

 

December 2018

Walgreens – I was so excited to get a Christmas themed beanie boo for half off ! I don’t have many beanie boos but I do think they are supper cute and I couldn’t resist getting one at such a great price !

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CVS –  I  was able to get two very cute Disney ornaments for half off !  I also got a pair of Christmas socks for a great price.

 

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January 2019

Kohls –  I got a Kohls gift card for Christmas and I was excited to get some new clothes for the new year ! I have to be honest though I was kind of disappointed with the sales at Kohls. Even the items that were marked down were still on the pricey side . I went to the clearance racks and I was able to find some things that I loved ! My favorite thing that I got is a shirt with stars all over it I also got a new pair of shoes for an amazing price . clearance is the way to go !

 

 

Good Will –

After Kohls I went to the Good Will I  got three pairs of pants some shirts , a Twilight Sparkle Equestria girl doll , a book and a Disneyland shoot glass from the year 2000 ! I’ve already worn one of the shirts that I got !

 

 

Rock on – Christina Epperly

Exploring Pigeon Point

Hello ,my bucket list friends !On Dec. 29th 2018 , my parents and I took a day trip to Pigeon Point . It was a great adventure and I’m excited to tell you all about it , here we go!

 

Exploring Pigeon Point

Pigeon point is a beautiful ocean side spot that is known for it’s lighthouse. Currently work is being done on the light house so it’s closed but I still got some great pictures of it. One of the first things we did when we got there was walk down a little trial to the beach . It was a beautiful sunny day and the beach was gorgeous ! I had a great time on the beach walking around and taking pictures . There were beautiful seashells all over the beach .After spending some time on the beach we went to go explore more of Pigeon Point. We walked around the area where the light house is and took in some great views of the ocean. There was also a little museum with some information about the area and a huge prism in the middle of the room .In another building there was a gift shop I got some fun things to remember the trip by. Overall it was a fun and beautiful place that is worth seeing .

Rock on – Christina Epperly

2018 my year in review

Hello, my bucket list friends ! 2018 was quite a year and it’s hard to believe that it is coming to an end already . The last few months of the year always seem to fly by and 2018 was no exception . So before we move into 2019 let’s dive on into a review of my 2018.

 

 

 

2018 my year in review

2018 was a jam packed year , I was able to accomplish a lot ! I Crossed 9 things off my bucket list including going to the Mall of America, petting a zebra and Meeting Alice Cooper !  I Traveled to some amazing places , passed the Mblex ,became a certified massage therapist, Went to my first comic con, and spent time with the some of the people I love most. I also spent some time doing some of my favorite things such as  blogging , drawing , shopping ,  going on walks, swimming and going to the movies . This year also had some hard times as well . I had my fair share of heath problems this year including a trip to the ER on my birthday and my family went without a refrigerator for way to long . I also lost an irreplaceable friend who had always been in my life .  This year was definitely a roller coaster of a year with some amazing ups and really tough downs. This year was a thrill ride for sure and I’m very proud of everything that I accomplished but I hope 2019 is more like a lazy river . Below I have put links to posts of some of this years adventures and some photos from this year ! I can’t wait to share more adventures with all of you in 2019 !

Rock on – Christina Epperly

Bucket list items crossed off this year

Dyeing my hair green

Finishing an entire coloring book

Standup paddle boarding

Go on a road trip with friends

Pet a zebra

Go to Mall of America

Go backstage at a concert and meet Alice Cooper

Make a perfect cupcake

 

Travel adventures

Trip to Redding

Weekend in Monterrey

Spring Break in Idaho

Reno on the way to Idaho

Road trip to Idaho

Summer fun in Idaho

Minnesota vacation

Dallas Vacation part 1

Dallas Vacation part 2

Dallas Vacation part 3

Dallas Vacation part 4

 

Health Problems

My Crazy health problems

Birthday in the ER

I don’t have time to be sick

Refrigerator problems

The great refrigerator saga of 2018

The end of the refrigerator saga

A few Fun adventures

News boys Concert

Super Hero 5k

4 boxes of ponies

Oakland Zoo

Summer Mall weekend 2018

 

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