Yesterday was a blessing. I had the opportunity to go through old photographs that my grandmother had taken. She loved taking pictures, and always had a camera with her. I stumbled upon a book she had made me in high school. It had pictures of me from infancy to eighteen years old. I then came… Continue reading Old Photographs of Grandma
Ringing in the new year has always been a range of emotions for me. On one hand you are thrilled at the thought of a new time, a fresh start, and moments in the future to look forward to. On the other hand you are saying goodbye to a year that has again passed. A… Continue reading New Year. New Goals. New Outlook.
We all need it. Alone time, time to myself, me time, time to decompress; whatever you call it, every person should get a little of it each and every day. That is easier said than done. With priorities and responsibilities pulling you left and right it can be so hard to find some time for… Continue reading My Cozy Ten Minutes
Breast cancer has been a huge part of my life. Not because I was diagnosed, but because my mother is a breast cancer survivor of twenty years. October is breast cancer awareness month so I thought it only fitting to share a few reminders about checking yourself for any signs and symptoms. Here are some… Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness
(Outfit details: Sweater, White Tee, Black Jeans, Boots) You know the phrase, and maybe you know the feeling. There are different times in our life or even in our day that it seems as though it is a full on downpour, and you are just trying to stay on top of the situation. Whether it… Continue reading When It Rains It Pours, So Find Your Green Umbrella
There are always the friends you have that are true, honest to goodness people. And then there are the friends that you have in your life that you say to yourself, "Why am I friends with this person?" Too many times we keep negative friends around, and that's okay. Sometimes you just have things in… Continue reading Find These Friends.
In one week my daughter will be one. We will get to celebrate her in one week, so today let’s celebrate my body. One year ago I loved my life, but I hated my body. I was so proud of what my body did (because holy moly giving birth is no joke), but I wanted… Continue reading Next Week Is My Baby’s First Birthday, So Today Let’s Celebrate Me