Health and Fitness

Let’s Set Actual Attainable Goals for 2018-And Hold Eachother Accountable All Year

Don’t be the billionth person to say, “New Year, New Me!” That’s too easy, but also too difficult.  You’re saying it to be a part of the New Year’s tradition, not really intending to make significant changes.  Plus, and most importantly, it’s not specific enough.  Set goals that are realistic and very specific-the more specific,… Read More Let’s Set Actual Attainable Goals for 2018-And Hold Eachother Accountable All Year

Everything Coffee

Different Roasts of Coffee and Their Effect On Taste and Caffeine

Someone recently asked about the difference between light roast and dark roast coffee.  So, I did a bit of research and found out some interesting things that many people may not know, myself included.  While I absolutely love coffee, I more so love tasting different kinds, without really knowing or caring about the hardcore facts… Read More Different Roasts of Coffee and Their Effect On Taste and Caffeine

Education, Lifestyle

What I Regret Most About My College Years

You’re in college.  Your high school teachers and parents have told you that these next four years will be the best four years of your life.  They would be correct, if you allow it to happen. As a college instructor, I have thought about my college life often, actually, every day.  I see my students… Read More What I Regret Most About My College Years

Lifestyle

Why I Fell In Love With My Cruise Vacation

From December 2 through December 9th, my husband, sister, and my parents were able to take an unforgettable 7 day Eastern Caribbean cruise that left from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and visited St. Thomas of the Virgin Islands, San Juan, Puerto Rico, and finally, Labadee, Haiti on the largest cruise ship in the world-Harmony of the… Read More Why I Fell In Love With My Cruise Vacation

Celebrity Gossip, Lifestyle

Teen Mom OG-Farrah’s Tweet Sparks Some Truth

I’ve watched Teen Mom OG and Teen Mom 2 for awhile now, following the moms since they were on 16 & Pregnant.  Recently, arguably the most loathed of the “teen moms” (they’re in their 20s, not so “teen” anymore) Farrah Abraham, posted a tweet bashing her co-stars. Farrah was then bashed for her bashing.  She… Read More Teen Mom OG-Farrah’s Tweet Sparks Some Truth

Lifestyle

My First Caribbean Cruise-The First Two Horrible Days

Caribbean Cruise Days 1-2 DAY ONE- SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1ST This was my first cruise, and I admit I felt a bit anxious, worried, thrilled, all in one. I was most afraid of getting motion sickness and ending up in bed most of my trip. I am also worried that we’d end up like the titanic,… Read More My First Caribbean Cruise-The First Two Horrible Days

Celebrity Gossip

Why Farrah Abraham May Become The Most Successful Teen Mom

I almost feel ashamed to divulge the fact that I love the Teen Mom shows.  I cannot help it; they sucked me right in ever since 16 and Pregnant!  Many people do not like the shows as they give the teen moms too much money and too much of a “reward for getting pregnant at… Read More Why Farrah Abraham May Become The Most Successful Teen Mom

Health and Fitness, Lifestyle

10 Changes and Habits That Helped Me Drop 9 Sizes

It takes several weeks for a person to change a habit.  Habits are comfy for us-that is why many people, including myself a year ago, are afraid of change.  It takes work and a ton of dedication, which is scary. But changes make us better in many ways. One of the best things I did… Read More 10 Changes and Habits That Helped Me Drop 9 Sizes

Celebrity Gossip, Lifestyle

“Hollywood Unveiled”-A New Lifetime Movie Coming Soon

Get ready for a new Lifetime movie coming soon, all on how twisted, fake, and crime-filled Hollywood really is. I have to say, whenever I hear the word “Hollywood”, I think of an incredible amount of fake people who are completely detached from the real world.  The recent news trends regarding sexual harassment claims among… Read More “Hollywood Unveiled”-A New Lifetime Movie Coming Soon

Lifestyle

Be Cold and Happy, Or Warm and Possibly Unhappy?

Imagine this scenario:  you live in a state that is only warm during the three summer months of the year, with your entire family and close friends.  You’re mostly happy because you are surrounded by people you love, although you do hate the cold, long, winter months because you are confined to the indoors, except… Read More Be Cold and Happy, Or Warm and Possibly Unhappy?