For everyone who's felt overwhelmed, unfulfilled, like they're running behind, racing to catch up, drained, like they need a break, just plain tired... Me too. But this is just a bad day, a bad week, a bad month, a bad year. A bad season. A hard season. I don't know when and I don't know... Continue Reading →
Take Care of Yourself.
Listen up, guys. Or rather, read this since I'm writing not talking. As most of you know, I am a stay at home mom, a SAHM, and I love it. There are so many good things that come with it. I get to be there for my kids, I can pretty much set my own... Continue Reading →
My Favorite Books of 2022
According to the list I kept last year, I read around 109 books with four of them being DNF. Honestly, that's a few less than the year before, but I did read some of those books multiple times. In any true book-dragon form, I cannot simply choose my favorite book. That is too much to... Continue Reading →
October 2022 Reads and Reviews
If you don't know, vacation is a wonderful time to read. We took a road trip so I had a total of twelve uninterrupted hours to read as we traveled and it was glorious. The AirBnB we stayed at also had the perfect chair to curl up in and read, which is what I did... Continue Reading →
The Dangers of Exercising.
They say that exercise is addicting and, well, they are right. The more routine you make it, the more addicting it is. But exercising is also a major pain in the gluteus. If you don't believe me then do some weighted hip lifts. I think we can all agree that exercising is good for us,... Continue Reading →
Happy First Friday Fitness! Wow, I haven't done one of these posts in way too long. As of today, I have been working out consistently for 20 weeks straight. I have to admit to you all, I'm pretty sure this is the longest consistent streak I have had since 2018. I am really proud of... Continue Reading →
5 Things I Would Keep.
With Summer in full swing, the pressure to be "bikini ready" is at a max. Gone are the winter layers that so easily hide our flaws. We look in the mirror or at a picture and we start to think of all the things we'd change about ourselves. What if we look and see the... Continue Reading →
Self Tanning with Bondi Sands Pure Gradual Tanning Lotion.
Bondi Sands Pure is the newest line from the well loved company from Australia. I have watched a lot of tutorials and reviews for the Pure Self Tan Water and Pure Tanning Face Mist, but have found little on the Gradual Tanner. Since I prefer gradual tanners, I took a chance and purchased the Bondi... Continue Reading →
My Curly Girl Journey.
"I wish my hair looked like Merida's," I told my BFF, and I wasn't just talking about the color. Every time I watch Brave, I get curl envy. This simple sentence had me contemplating my hair more so than before. A few nights later I messaged another friend of mine asking what products she was... Continue Reading →
10 Random Things About Me
I've had this title planned out for awhile. Though I'm sure you guys could read my blog and have an idea of the kind of person I am, I thought I would give you guys some ten random facts about me. ~ I love History History has always fascinated me. It's the one subject I... Continue Reading →