Dear 18-Year-Old Me, I know it hasn’t been easy. We’ve been through a lot. But you gotta lighten up. Everything will get better - you just have to wait it out. The universe isn’t out to get you - even if it feels like it at times. Your life is what you make, so … Continue reading Dear 18-Year-Old Me
DON’T FORGET TO CHECK MY GIVEAWAY AND Q+A!! (This is the last day!!) I was tagged for the Dawn Dagger Challenge by the wonderful Wander Summer! Definitely go check out her lovely blog! BLOG RULES: Answer the questions given Give 10 questions for your nominees Tag 1-10 people BLOGGER QUESTIONS: What is the first social media … Continue reading Dawn Dagger Challenge
Don't forget to check my GIVEAWAY and Q+A!! Summer is a time meant for cute clothes, swimming in crystal clear pools, catching some rays at nice beaches, and eating cool ice cream on hot days. I'm struggling with the cute clothes part (and with the pool part, lol). Although I have a wishlist a mile long, … Continue reading Summer 2017 Wishlist!
Don't forget to check my GIVEAWAY and Q+A!! I am a lover of books. I’ve read books of all kinds, but I always return to fantasy. And I’ve found no book I love more than Diana Wynne Jones’ 1986, Howl’s Moving Castle. I watched the movie first, and then read the book - thank goodness, since I … Continue reading 5 Reasons “Howl’s Moving Castle” Should Be on Your Reading List
So, if you follow my Instagram or Twitter, you know we have a milestone to celebrate. And as I said last Wednesday, I wanted to do some special for 500. Well, - we hit that 500!! Which, by the way, it so incredible. Like, seriously. Last week, I thanked you for 400. And now 500?! It's … Continue reading Giveaway + Q&A!
Today I wanted to talk about something a little different. A subject I don’t talk about much, but I probably should a lot more. My business. - The namesake of this blog, Pastel Bottle Rocket. Pastel Bottle Rocket is a pin and button business I’m trying to get off of the ground. I … Continue reading Why I Do, What I Do
Recently, I had my very first commission (which I mentioned Here). I made buttons for the sister of a good friend of my boyfriend’s. For those of you who don’t know what a commission is -- “ com·mis·sion kəˈmiSHən/ noun noun: commission; plural noun: commissions; noun: comm. 1. an instruction, command, or duty … Continue reading What I Learned Doing My First Commission
I was nominated by the lovely Karissa Jacksn, go check her blog out! Thank you so much, again! The rules of this award are: Thank the blogger who nominated you, and share their links Nominate at least 10 other bloggers, share their links, and inform them of the nomination Reveal 7 facts about yourself that … Continue reading Versatile Blogger Award! (+ Milestone!)
I’ve lived in the same town my entire life. It’s a small town, but not the kind where everybody knows everybody. It’s quaint enough though. It’s an old colonial town, and if you look up and down Main Street, you can tell the port town it used to be. But they stopped dredging the creek … Continue reading Small Town Dreamer
So May has finally come to a close, now it’s time for the recap! And, let me tell you, this month has been busy and full of surprises! Firstly, it's kind of a milestone I thought I'd incorporate! There are over three hundred - not just two hundred - but three hundred Rocketeers (yes, I am sticking with … Continue reading May 2017 Recap!