A couple of years ago I set out to make Independence much more personal for me. I never intended for it to be that way but it’s just how it happened. I had been holding on to a 2 year relationship that had gotten pretty serious but the truth was, it was long over. The more I tried … Read moreMy Own Little Independence Day
The title of this post was coined from the book written by Actor/Singer Tyrese Gibson. Yes, Tyrese wrote a book and I believe it is exceptional. It comes from his heart and personal life experiences. How to Get Out of Your Own Way left me filled with many emotions. I was angry for letting so much time and so many … Read moreGet out of your own way
Yes, it is possible to make delicious sugar cookies from cake mix. In fact, you can save yourself the trouble of measuring out all the other ingredients. My son and I were looking for something sweet to make that didn’t require extra ingredients that we didn’t have on hand already. I could’ve easily made a dump cake … Read moreDelicious Sugar Cookies From Cake Mix
Let’s talk about skin care goals for a second… I’ve always loved being a “less is more” kind of gal when it comes to makeup. While, I thoroughly enjoy getting all dolled up to look stunning, my normal days consist of eye liner, blush, concealer and sometimes a great tinted moisturizer. Now, I must digress … Read moreExfoliating Body Scrub with Dead Sea Salt and Natural Oils
I’ve said it a ton of times,” I want to plant some fruits or vegetables” and let me tell you what happened…. ABSOLUTELY NOTHING! Why? Because I make it so much harder than it really has to be and I know I’m not alone. I keep telling myself, I’ll do it this year and then the season … Read moreGardening for beginners – Stop sweating it!
Stop! Hold the press… My inner fat girl is leaping for joy right now! National Doughnut Day? You don’t say… Well, in honor of National Donut/Doughnut Day, let’s play, “Name that donut” I want to see how many you can identify. Post your answer in the comments. I’m including a list of some of the … Read moreNational Donut Day
Time flies when you’re having fun. It’s hard to believe that we are already 6 months into 2015 which means in 6 more months, we will be preparing for a new year. I started off this year with great expectation and quickly encountered what appeared to be disappointments and setbacks. At the time, I didn’t consider … Read moreHello June!
Ever wonder how people add a little “click to tweet” link within their posts? I ran across this in two blogs before I finally said, “I need to figure out how to do this” and that’s what I did. Click to tweet enhances your twitter presence by creating an opportunity for readers to tweet one or two … Read moreAdd “Click to Tweet” Quotes in your writing
If I had more money, I’d be happy is an age old belief that isn’t 100% true. Having money does not equal happiness. However, having money would solve a lot of financial problems if you utilize the resource correctly. Which in turn will relieve some burdens and result in a happier you but does it … Read moreHaving Money does not equal Happiness
Heading to a baby shower, a bake sale coming up, or need a quick dessert recipe for a party? You may just want to try this out. Something that has become popular at various events are finger-sized foods. Some people want to feel like they can have a taste without the whole kitten caboodle of calories … Read moreEasy Lemon Tarts for Any Occasion- Nestle Cookie Dough
The importance of great photos in any arena rather it be personal, blogging, social media, etc shouldn’t be minimized. A great photo is like the perfect business card. There is a quote that says, “you may not remember what a person said but you will never forget the way they made you feel”. I believe this statement holds true … Read moreDark photos? Let’s fix it.
I was at the park with my students today for their 5th grade trip and all of a sudden I started losing vision in one of my eyes. All I was thinking was why could this possibly be happening right now. My mind quickly flashed back to this morning when I decided to pack my … Read moreMigraine with Aura – Symptoms and Solutions