Gloomy Days…

The skies are gray and my motivation to get out of bed is subzero. I look at the clock which is warning me that I have 30 minutes until work starts. I grab my blanket and do an alligator roll. It feels too comfy. Sigh… I look at the time and it is now 7:43am…

A letter to my husband…

Dear husband, I want to thank you for those dirty footprints from the door to the bedroom and the stained clothes left next to the bed. They are the evidence left behind of the exhaustingly hard day of work you had. A hard working young man like you is hard to come by. You enjoy…

Not my dream job…

I am 30, working as an office assistant in a small company. This is definitely not the life I imagined I would be living. As a matter of fact, my dream was to become a mom. As a teen I had no clue how life was irl (in real life), but knew that I wanted…

Bahama Paradise Cruise.. Grand Classica

For our honeymoon i found this amazing deal to go on a 3 day 2 night cruise to The Bahamas. After waiting on the phone over (an hour and a half!!!) I was able to speak to a cruise line representative. I chose to upgrade to the concierge package and paid fees spoken about immediately….

Learning To Give & Receive Love

For so long you put up a barrier. You didn’t want to be messed with and you didn’t want to mess with anyone, but now… You find yourself lonely. You were so good at keeping others out and putting up that barrier that you taught yourself to keep all that love to yourself. Excuses when putting…

Kat Von D Super Brow VoxBox

Infuenster did it again! They sent me freebies, the Kat Von D Super Brow VoxBox. Once I try this on I will update this post with my review. update May 6, 2018. I was hesitant about this product because I had never used anything on my brows before but I have got to say I actually…

The Happy Giver!

Regardless of who you are, we can all agree that we have felt joy when giving wholeheartedly. In fact, when a person gives signals go off in the brain. Giving activates regions of the brain associated with pleasure, social connection, and trust. Those feelings of compassion and kindness reduce negative emotions, lower stress and blood…

Wedding Planning tips for the DIY couple on a budget

My ultimate goal was to stay under $5,000. Congratulations you are engaged!!! Now take a deep breath and try hard not to stress or freak out. I’m here to help. *This is not a timeline so be sure to find a good one* Step #1 If you are a broke ass like me… set the…

Humility… What is that?

hu·mil·i·ty noun: humility a modest or low view of one’s own importance; humbleness. synonyms: modesty, humbleness, meekness, diffidence, unassertiveness; lack of pride, lack of vanity; servility, submissiveness ~ “he accepted the award with sincere humility” What does it mean to be humble? And why is it important? I want to start by saying that we are living in an “I need to be right,…