Living Now

by: Kayley Anne

The past few weeks have been a lesson in prioritizing. I grew up in a family where the expectation was to work hard now, enjoy life later. My family practically never ate out, took vacations just once a year, and kept holidays and birthdays to a minimum, even though we had the means to do [...]

Easy Triple Stacked Bun Tutorial

by: Kayley Anne

We’re back in action with a new hair tutorial! This is a look I have featured on my blog before … and while it may seem pretty intuitive, I have a little bit of a trick when it comes to creating an easy, messy bun. I hope this comes in handy on the next day [...]

A New Chapter.

by: Kayley Anne

It’s such a strange, and slightly surreal, feeling to be sitting in front of a blank page reading “Add New Post” at the top. I didn’t see myself back here, yet my plans always have a way of evaporating and reforming into something completely unexpected. My resolve to let life unfold naturally and to trust [...]

An end, a beginning.

by: Kayley Anne

I apologize for the unexpected hiatus. This has been the longest break I’ve taken from Sidewalk Ready since I began this blog four years ago. (On that note, I also have to apologize to SWR for not acknowledging it’s fourth birthday on September 30th. Happy belated, blog baby!) I wasn’t planning on taking this break, [...]

Friday Favorites

by: Kayley Anne

This book. Always this one. “What Corrigan wanted was a fully believable God, one you could find in the grime of the everyday. The comfort he got from the hard, cold truth–the filth, the war, the poverty–was that life could be capable of small beauties. He wasn’t interested in the glorious tales of the afterlife [...]