Scroll down for the 13 tips to feel the love, even when you're single, on Valentine's Day. My mom became a widow when I was six years old. She never really seriously dated after my dad passed away because raising her three little munchkins was her main priority. I look back now and imagine every [...]
Call me old, but on weeknights I’m too tired to go out. So any year when Valentine’s Day falls on a weeknight my boyfriend, Brett, knows what I’m thinking. Don’t get me wrong, we’re really big into the food scene, love going to new restaurants, and are always trying new recipes. But, he gets that [...]
Ready to forget about 2018? I think that's a big mistake and here's why. Come into the New Year with more than a hangover. You won't regret it.
Sequins, stilettos, and someone to kiss at midnight are the requirements for a picture perfect New Year’s Eve. At least, that’s what we’re made to believe...
The holidays are hectic so let me cut to the chase. I've got a checklist for you whether you're an introvert, an extrovert, a spender, or a partyer. You can skip to your section or do them all. Just make sure you have one hell of a holiday. For the homebody Decorate. Unplug from social [...]
Big on Christmas but not on budget? Relatable. Any chance I get to make my place more cozy, I jump at it. And Christmas is my shining moment. My heart swoons for twinkling string lights, the smell of fresh pine candles, and the aura of comfort that Christmas decorations exude. My first holiday season living [...]
One month left of summer. No time to waste. Scroll down pass the intro to get the list. I want to be the kind of person who jumps at the opportunity to make a memory. But, last minute invites always stress me out because I’m never prepared. I tend to feed into my anxiety and [...]
I vividly remember my very first work trip. I was invited to a week-long cruise through the Bahamas to accompany adults with developmental disabilities when I was in college. For how young I was, I was responsible for a lot of around the clock duties. I'll always be grateful for the opportunities and lessons that [...]
No matter how lost I am, I always feel at home by the beach. Anytime I would get overworked in college, I’d hop in a car and head straight to my favorite shore point. Countless classes were skipped for the sea. When I felt homesick in Maine, the ocean was a hop skip and a [...]
Don’t deny it. We’re all trying to figure ourselves out. Whether it’s every day or just ever so often, we’ve all found ourselves asking these kind of questions: What makes me happy? What do I want to do for the rest of my life? Am I on the right path? Yaddah, yaddah, yaddah. Let’s get [...]