L’Etudiant Etranger Episode Three

Hello friends! I hope you guys are ready for another episode of L’Etudiant Etranger! In this episode, Gisselle will meet the whole Stone crew! Episode One Episode Two “We’re gonna be late!” Rudy whined.  He was eager to get to his cousins’  house, and while I was also looking forward to it, I knew the importance of first impressions. That’s why I had spent an hour fixing myself up, while Rudy had simply showered and thrown on a t-shirt. But see, Rudy already knew these people. They knew him, so it didn’t matter what he wore today. But for me, … Continue reading L’Etudiant Etranger Episode Three

Skipping Stones Episode 1 “Fame, Fortune, and Love?”

Hello friends! I am beyond excited to share today’s post with you! Lots of blood, sweat, and tears went into this post. I really wanted to get this post up in August, but it’s okay. I think it turned out amazing anyway. Remember how I mentioned a BAB sitcom back in May? It’s finally here! This pilot episode is a celebration of BABF reaching 300 followers. And…since we’re at about 350, let’s just call it an early celebration of 400. (if we ever get there) Anyway, I think this episode is something I can be proud of. My early readers … Continue reading Skipping Stones Episode 1 “Fame, Fortune, and Love?”

Back to School Portraits 2021 ~ Back to School Week

Hello friends! Today I have a post I’m really excited about. In 2018 I did a post where I took photos of the bears for their school photos. Well, I guess it’s become a tradition because this marks the fourth year! Anyway, here are the school photos 2021! I hope you enjoy, and also stay tuned until the end… Starting off…here’s your third grade class! It seems like only yesterday these guys were in Kindergarten. *sobs* My babies are growing up so quickly… Cali. Notice my new floors anyone? Cloud. …I only just realized that this is the same outfit … Continue reading Back to School Portraits 2021 ~ Back to School Week

Sandy’s Study Tips ~ Back to School Week

Hello friends! I’m Sandy here to share my best study tips with you all as part of Back to School week. I came up with 10 tips that always help me study more effectively. I’m a no-nonsense bear, so let’s get right into it! Take cute notes I know for some people this can be overkill, but, for me it really helps. So when you’re in class, you write down notes quickly. Then after class, you copy the notes down in your notebook in your best handwriting. Writing down your notes twice can help engrain them into your brain. Memorable … Continue reading Sandy’s Study Tips ~ Back to School Week

Which Small-Fry Are You Based On Your School Habits | QUIZ ~ Back to School Week

Hello friends! Welcome back to Back to School week! Today, I’ve got a quiz for you all. I did one in March, and not only did I enjoy it a lot, but it was also popular with you guys! This one, you’ll answer questions based off school related questions! Make sure to keep track of your answers! 1. You are the… a. Class Clown b. Queen Bee c. Teacher’s Pet d. Nerd e. Jock 2. What’s your favorite subject? a. Science b. Foreign Language c. Home Economics d. Math e. P.E. 3. Describe your typical school outfit. a. A graphic … Continue reading Which Small-Fry Are You Based On Your School Habits | QUIZ ~ Back to School Week

Adventures at Grandma’s House {Summer 2021}

Hello friends! So, I’ve been at my grandma’s house for the months of July and August! I of course brought the bears and took photos of them. (You may have noticed different backgrounds in some of my posts. This is why!) Anyway, here are the photos I took of them! As you can see, we had a blast. Here was where the bears stayed while I was at Grandma’s! On top of the dresser. As you can see, I brought Stella, Petal, Sandy, Mischief, Cherry, Cloud, Sparkles, and Chip. My grandma suggested that I make a small quilt for my … Continue reading Adventures at Grandma’s House {Summer 2021}

Camp Happy Heart Color War ~ Life at Camp

Hello friends! Camp Happy Heart is drawing to a close and I’m sad about it! But don’t worry, it’s coming back next year. And I do have some cool stuff planned this fall. So, it’ll be okay. Anyway, today the campers had a color war! But I won’t say any more than that…you’ll have to read the post! (told in Cali’s POV) STAGE ONE I plucked at the green headband atop my head. Camp Happy Heart was nearly over, and to celebrate, we were having a color war. It seemed really fun, and I had been excited at first. But … Continue reading Camp Happy Heart Color War ~ Life at Camp

Camp Happy Heart Talent Show

Hello friends! Welcome to our Camp Happy Heart Talent show! I’m your host, Summer! Our first participant is Sandy. Look at this lovely painting she’s created! Next up, we have Cam performing push-ups. How many can he do? Woah, 35! That’s pretty good Cam! Here’s this delicious pastry Waffle baked. I tried some myself, and it truly was delicious! Gracie will be hitting the ball with her paddle! That’s pretty great! Stella will be sharing words to describe camp. “audacious – extremely bold or daring” “boisterous – noisily jolly or rowdy” “effervesce – to show enthusiasm, excitement, liveliness, etc.:” “mirthful … Continue reading Camp Happy Heart Talent Show

Band Photoshoot (the third)

Hello friends! This is always one of my favorite posts to make, and I’m really excited to share these photos with you! I really do feel like these posts get better each year. Here are our performers together! We’re running out of room to fit everyone lol. Cam’s on one of the guitars. He doesn’t really know how to play, but he has fun strumming the two chords Petal taught him. Likewise, Swirl only knows what her sister taught her. Petal on the other hand is a guitar queen! She picked it up a couple years ago at camp and … Continue reading Band Photoshoot (the third)