“Where have you been?!”

Hello blogiverse! I promise I’m still around! And I’m not *permanently* going anywhere! I have made a decision in regards to this blog: I’m going to take a break. I still have many, many plans for this blog so I’m not going to ditch it, but (and there’s always a but) I have another business…… Continue reading “Where have you been?!”

I Did Something Crazy.

Oftentimes, taking great leaps of faith is labeled as irresponsible or selfish or insane (until you succeed of course, then you’re brilliant). -Jen Sincero, You Are A Badass. I did something crazy. Absolutely insane. Something my former self would have never even considered doing. I quit my job without lining up another one. The Stephanie of…… Continue reading I Did Something Crazy.

An Open Letter to The One Who Tried to Change Me

Dear you, Remember me? Surely you do. Once upon a time, we were close friends, conditionally. I say conditionally because you were like a cat- only into me when you wanted to be, or in other words, only into me when I fit your mold. The moment I started stepping out of that mold, you’d…… Continue reading An Open Letter to The One Who Tried to Change Me

Life Coach vs. Therapist: Why I Choose The Former

I’ve been trying to write this article for a long time-I think I have two or three drafts saved-but it’s super personal and I’m having a tough time with it. However, I keep plugging away, because I think it’s important. I’ll start with this: if you’ve never had experience with mental illness, consider yourself lucky-however,…… Continue reading Life Coach vs. Therapist: Why I Choose The Former

Introducing, My Etsy!

I wanted to take a minute and post a little introduction to my Etsy. I’ve always loved crafting, and Etsy gives me an outlet to share and sell my products. It’s still very small time, given that I basically live inside a shoebox and have limited room to work and store my supplies and products,…… Continue reading Introducing, My Etsy!

14 Things You Should Never Say To A Bride-To-Be

“Can I see the dress?” Unless you’re super close or a family member, don’t even ask. Most brides want that big reveal on their wedding day in front of their closest family and friends- let them have it. “How much was your ring/how many carats/any question having to do with the ring’s quality?” Oh, it…… Continue reading 14 Things You Should Never Say To A Bride-To-Be

Happy Valentine’s Day! (& a Date Night Hack)

Happy Valentine’s Day to all of my wonderful readers! I love each and every one of you, and I hope you know that you are both valued and appreciated. If you are part of a couple, I hope you and your Valentine have a day that is perfectly suited to you- even if you choose…… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day! (& a Date Night Hack)

February 2016 Self Love Challenge

Hey guys, I just heard from Cupid. He’s shining up his arrow. Hope you’re ready. Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that is both loved and hated. It’s a lonely and depressing time for some people, which is amplified simply because love and romance is everywhere. When I was single, I would buy myself…… Continue reading February 2016 Self Love Challenge

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: 30 Ways to Stay Entertained When You’re Snowed In

This weekend the eastern US has been slammed with Winter Storm Jonas, which dumped more than two feet of snow in some areas. Some people got hit yesterday and it’ll end today, but for those of us in the northeast, it’s just beginning. I love snow days. I love them even more as an adult than…… Continue reading Baby, It’s Cold Outside: 30 Ways to Stay Entertained When You’re Snowed In

Wedding Talk!

We are only 99 days away from becoming husband and wife. 99 days. Husband. Wife. Wedding. OMG! While we are in the thick of wedding planning, I wanted to take some time out and talk about my inspiration for our big day. I will be sharing more details after the big day- I am soooooo…… Continue reading Wedding Talk!