This is Grief Talking, But Please Consider the Long Term Commitment Before Adopting a Pet.

I don’t know exactly where I’m going to go with this or how I’m going to start but honestly, what’s new? If you follow the…

I’m a Woman. I Shave my Face.

… And no, it doesn’t grow back thicker. Had to get that out of the way ASAP because it’s always the first concern for women.…

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Florida Staycations: Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium

When I say “Florida,” what is the first thing that comes to mind? A naked man laying on a stranger’s couch? Alligators in the pool?…

I Might be Okay, But I’m Not Fine at All

Hi Sweets! How are ya? First things first, ok? The title of this post is one of my favorite lyrics from one of my all…

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1 Day in Athens, Greece: Places to Stay, Eat, and See

My husband and I just returned from a week long trip in Greece. I blogged about our experience in Santorini, but I want to write…

Santorini, Greece Travel Guide

My favorite thing to do is to travel. When I think of my “ideal future” it consist of the majority of my time jet setting…

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The Surprising Album I Have on Repeat – Just Give it a Listen, K?

My husband calls me the human jukebox. He’s not wrong. My music preference ranges from Frank Sinatra to ACDC to Taylor Swift to Eminem. I’m…

Changing My Life in 2019

How I am Changing my Life in 2019 Post Trauma: Accountability and Intentionality

2018 was a diff… blah blah blah, we’ve heard it all before. Honestly, I’m over it. It’s such a weird place to be to want…

Encouraging Confidence and Imagination with Hooray Heroes!

If you are a long time reader, you may have noticed I don’t often share product reviews. As someone who strives to live more intentionally…

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