Seeking Good: The Good and the Beautiful Curriculum Review

Seeking Good: The Good and the Beautiful Curriculum Review

When my oldest son was tiny, my husband and I wrote a family creed of sorts that we say almost every day: “O’Loughlins are Prepared Virtuous Grateful Seeking Good Joyful Humble” I can’t think of many areas of my life where I have spent more time Seeking Good than in selecting homeschool curriculum for my […]

Unearthly by Cynthia Hand: A Book Review

Unearthly by Cynthia Hand: A Book Review

The Unearthly Trilogy by Cynthia Hand was a refreshing read for me simply because it felt pretty original. When you read a lot of books in the same genre, storylines and concepts start to feel overdone and boring. **This post contains affiliate links so I will get a commission for products you purchase at no additional […]

Pocket Points App: A Review

Pocket Points App: A Review

Attention high school and college students! Want free gifts and coupons for something you already do? Check out Pocket Points™ – Pocket Points, Inc. ! (affiliate link) **This post contains affiliate links which means I get a commission for products you buy at no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting This Blue Dress! We live […]

Déjà vu in the Details: “Touched” Review

Déjà vu in the Details: “Touched” Review

Reading has always been one of my absolute favorite ways to spend my time. Even as a kid I would spend much of my time pouring through new books. It got to the point that my mom would seriously threaten to take away our books as punishment! **This post contains affiliate links. I earn a […]

New Chip on the Block

New Chip on the Block

One of the perks of growing up in a college town was that there was always something open late. Whether my friends and I wanted to go out right after school or at midnight for a cast party, there were plenty of places we could go. I never even considered that in leaving Tiger town […]