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
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
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?
Ever have an experience that should have been exciting, but became stressful because of others’ lack of proper parenting? As you can guess, this is exactly what happened to me and my family this past weekend. Last Sunday, my husband and I took our two little girls (ages 4 and 2) to a pumpkin farm,… Read More Parenting-When Other Parents Ruin A Fun Time
I thought of writing this article while watching Teen Mom 2 last week. I do regret admitting that I watch that show, but I do. When I watch the moms, who are not teens anymore, live lives that can be detrimental to their children, I think of why they live their lives that way and… Read More You Don’t Have To Be A Product Of Your Upbringing
I usually am okay with the way most people dress; I try not to judge because I wouldn’t consider myself a fashion expert. You can find me at home typically dressed in a black pair of yoga pants, a loose-fitting tank top, and slippers. So, clearly, I am not one to consult on what to… Read More 6 Confusing Fashion Trends
I read a Facebook comment thread about a week ago that stunned me. The comments were related to a link to an article that said that parenting doesn’t get any easier, rather, that it only gets worse as your kids get older. The vast majority of the comments in the thread seemed to reiterate this perception… Read More “It Only Gets Worse”!?
Psychologists believe that one of the best ways to reduce your stress and anxiety is to write your anxious thoughts on paper to “get them out of your system”. You’re supposed to do this before bed so you can sleep better, without all these thoughts running through your head. So, I am going to try… Read More What Could Possibly Go Wrong On My Cruise? Everything!!
Ever take a vacation that you think about constantly, even years later? I had one of those. I have taken many vacations throughout my life, but sadly, I don’t remember the fun ones I took as a child, except for bits and pieces of a Florida trip. My husband is so obsessed with Florida that… Read More A Vacation I Will Never Forget
Today is one of those days where I am feeling very sentimental and thankful for those I have in my life. Tomorrow might be different; I might wish I was on an island all by myself for a couple days, tanning and drinking Strawberry Daiquiri’s while Skyping my husband and my kids. But, today I just… Read More How A Quote Changed My Life