How I Got My @$&# Together | Discover Your Passion

How I Got My @$&# Together | Discover Your Passion

  If you haven’t yet, please take a peek at the other three installments in this series here, here, and here. Have you taken the time to discover your passion in life? And I’m talking like a hobby that you love to do. I’m not talking about your purpose or how you bring home money each month. I more mean what you do to unwind and decompress. When I say “passion” I mean something that sets your soul on fire, which is an extremely painful-sounding metaphor for something that you really, really, really like to do. In the book You Are A […]


How I Got My @$&# Together | Soul Inspiration

How I Got My @$&# Together | Soul Inspiration

  If you haven’t yet, be sure to check out my first two installments in this blog series here and here. Have you ever been in a rut? Ya know, just in a funk where you seem to mess up everything? Maybe you feel like Austin Powers where someone stole your mojo and you just can’t quite adult right? So you just turn on a sad song that resonates with your emotions. Or maybe you turn to Pinterest for some grim quotes for a good cry. Yeah, stop doing that. Because, before you know it, your sad moment has turned […]


How I Got My @$&# Together | Diet and Exercise

How I Got My @$&# Together | Diet and Exercise

  I’m gonna be straight with you – I never thought I would be someone that would hail diet and exercise as a life changer, and I say that because of my past experiences with it. My Past Experience with Diet and Exercise I’ve always struggled with my weight and have attempted to lose weight several times through out my life, and I never saw any results. In fact, I would gain weight. I put on 20 pounds right before my wedding when trying to lose weight. It was baffling and frustrating and no one had answers. And if I […]


How I Got My @$&# Together

How I Got My @$&# Together

First off, happy frickin’ 2018! What is time if not flying by?! I hope you had a fun and safe celebration with your loved ones last night. I hope your new year started off with lots of laughter, warm friendship, and lots of champagne 🥂 Now, let’s get to it. 2016 and most of 2017 was a struggle for me. After having Clementine in January of 2016, I barely knew which way was up. I was severely depressed and sleeping less than ever. Once my cycles resumed in December of 2016, things seemed to improve but I was struggling to […]


Top 5 Performing Posts of 2017

Top 5 Performing Posts of 2017

2017 is coming to a close and for the first time in a long time I feel like I’m very excited for the new year. I have hope in God’s plan and direction for my life and am looking forward to taking that journey. I’ve been cultivating a new mindset and am so ready to take this blog and my freelance business as far as I can. I have big plans for 2018 and I can’t wait to see them come to fruition. And I need your help to do it! I have created a short survey for you, as my […]


What I Got For Christmas + Family Festivities

What I Got For Christmas + Family Festivities

I’m honestly slightly in shock that Christmas is over. Like… what?! I feel like I always build up such anticipation and forget that it’s just a single day – it has the same 24 hours as every other day of the year. And fun times with family seem to make it go by quicker, ya know? This was an exciting Christmas for us. Having a kid sort of brings back the Christmas magic that you lose as you get older. Ya know what I mean? And while Clementine was fun last year, she didn’t really know what was going on. She […]


3 Holiday Treats That Use 5 Ingredients or Less

3 Holiday Treats That Use 5 Ingredients or Less

I think it’s safe to assume that everyone’s favorite part about the holidays is all the treats! Who doesn’t love sweet, delicious treats that are made with love?! But making them can be down-right stressful! Planning, prepping, measuring, mixing, scooping, cleaning! I feel a little frazzled just typing all that out! So I’ve discovered three amazing recipes that take 5 ingredients or less. They’re all easy to buy for, easy to make, and don’t produce a ton of dishes #winwin Oreo Truffles This first recipe comes to us from TheCozyCook.com. She decorates her truffles with drizzled chocolate, but I recommend crushed up […]


Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin

Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin

As if chapped lips and static cling weren’t bad enough, winter is also a time of changes to your skin. Lots of women report either dry or dehydrated skin. And yes, there is a difference. Quite a significant one, actually, even though it can be tricky to decipher between the two. And it’s important to know the difference because they are not treated the same way. So let’s dive into what exactly dry and dehydrated skin is and how you can treat it. Dry Skin: The Cause and Symptoms Firstly, dry skin is a skin type that is related to oil […]


Keto Cinnamon Rolls | Christmas Morning Breakfast

Keto Cinnamon Rolls | Christmas Morning Breakfast

Cinnamon rolls were always the delectable breakfast of choice for Christmas morning while growing up. The scent as they baked clung to the air, warm and sweet at the same time. There was nothing like biting into a warm, fluffy cinnamon roll slathered in tangy cream cheese frosting after opening presents. Even just typing this now makes me close my eyes and zoom back to my childhood with a smile on my face. This is a tradition I’d like to keep alive in our household. Not only are cinnamon rolls delicious, but they’re easy too, which means I don’t have […]


Holiday Makeup Look | 3 Cool Tones

Holiday Makeup Look | 3 Cool Tones

Before we get into the makeup look, I just wanna share a couple links to my favorite Christmas flash mobs. I honestly have no idea why I love flash mobs, specifically Christmas ones, so much, but I do. I think they’re so fun and spontaneous and the performers had to muster up so much courage to do it. And it just makes me so emotional to see the audience signing along. This first one literally brings me to tears every time. It has over 6 million views and I’m pretty sure I’m responsible for a quarter of them because I’ve […]