This past weekend, I was trying hard to figure out if I wanted to restart my blog. The answer was ultimately yes, but when I sat down to work on an editorial calendar, I realized I didn’t really want to be a book blogger, or a lifestyle blogger, or any of that, and I don’t … More Introducing Crowded History
So I’ve been watching a lot of TikTok lately, because why not? I feel like it has a weird/bad reputation…that isn’t completely unearned. However, through much scrolling, I’ve found interesting little nooks of TikTok that I didn’t expect to be there. The funny part is that you get placed into these ‘sides’ of TikTok by … More Surprising Sides of TikTok I’ve Been On
Sometime in November, I asked 2020 if it would cool it on the shenanigans since it was almost over. 2020 laughed out loud – quite rudely, I might add. Beyond the Coronavirus spike, the vaccine debates (yawn), Trump losing his ever loving mind, and missing out on holidays because of the world these days, my … More Oh 2020, You Sly Dog
Recently, there’s been a lot of going through family possessions – my mother and aunt have passed recently and my grandfather moved in with my cousin and still had a fair amount of furniture, etc. As I sat going through another box, I realized something. Going through the leftovers of a life is *hard*, but … More Simplifying My Possessions
I wouldn’t say Kaleidoscope Beach is a deep and/or super obscure blog name, but it does have a particular meaning for me. I wish I remembered how I came up with it – did I just think of the word “kaleidoscope”? Did it pop up on the WordPress app as an alternative blog name? Was … More What Does “Kaleidoscope Beach” Even Mean?
Hello! I decided I needed a fresh blogging start, so I abandoned my old blog and started this one. I feel like “Kaleidoscope Beach” fits my life right now. Luckily, I don’t rely on blogging for literally anything, so the “migration” was just me without an audience. I want to blog about a few things … More Welcome to My Corner of the Internet