Random Thoughts on Life, Flu, Blogging, and Reality TV

It’s been a strange week around here, y’all. I flew out to CA last Wednesday for work, and the whole day I had a really bad headache and pain in my eyes. I actually googled “headache while flying” on my cellphone during one of my layovers. It turns out lots of people get headaches from […]

2014 Wrap-up {and thank you}


It is cliche to say this, but… I can’t believe it is the end of 2014!!! It seems like this year just started!  I’ve been sick for the past three days, so I’ve had quite a bit of time to lie in bed and think about 2014. It’s been a big year for me personally […]

when everyone else on facebook seems to have a perfect life…


Do you ever start to think that maybe they should call it “fake-book” instead of facebook? It’s Christmas time — the time of perfectly decorated trees, elaborate Christmas cookies, and elves on shelves that do more than I can do as a human. I see them there, and I sigh. “I’m such a failure.” I […]

It Feels So Good to Sit Down and Be Able to Type This Post to You… {on quitting, the internet, my blog make-under, and finally figuring out my blog purpose}


1997 “Well, what should we do now?” My then-boyfriend, now-husband, and I looked at one another after our movie was over. We had ridden to the movie theater with his roommate, who was watching The Titanic, and had at least another hour before his movie was over. It was the 90’s — before texting, of […]

Signed, Sealed, Delivered {TV with a Bible Study!}


It is very rare for me to find a nice, clean, wholesome, non-cheesy TV show — and I am SO excited to have finally found one! “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” is a new Hallmark Channel original series that is enjoyable for the whole family. I can’t wait to share something really extra special about this series, […]

5 Things I Would Love to Learn

Pink Rose

School is wrapping up soon, and it has me thinking back to school years. I can definitely remember planning my life around school semesters. To be honest, I’m getting a bit nostalgic about school (and conveniently forgetting the all-night studying, finals week, exhaustion, etc). I love to learn, and I miss it! Ever think about […]

Fun Spring Decor and Mother’s Day Gift Ideas


Can you believe that Mother’s Day is almost here?! This year is flying by! If you would like to get your mom a nice, unique gift that is also budget friendly, check out Collections, Etc. Even though I’m a techy-geeky girl, I LOVE paper catalogs. I just love flipping through the pages of magazines and […]