Gratitude, Journal and Crystals, Oh My!: Mail Haul 12/28/15

Online shopping is the greatest. I don’t have to get out of my PJs, face the cold, get in my car, or deal with people directly? I’m in. My introverted heart is aflutter. I typically don’t do a lot of shopping for myself, but when I do, it’s usually an aid in my individual and…… Continue reading Gratitude, Journal and Crystals, Oh My!: Mail Haul 12/28/15

Goodbye, Facebook: Why I Deleted

It was a normal Saturday night- my fiancé was in our bedroom doing homework, and I was on the couch with my phone in my hand. You know- the typical posture of someone living in this century. I was innocently browsing Facebook when I fell into the trap of the comment section again. If you’ve…… Continue reading Goodbye, Facebook: Why I Deleted

Our Holiday Traditions

Christmas is only three days away… can you believe it?! I certainly can’t. This season has flown by. To me, Christmas is all about family. This year my fiancé and I are celebrating our first Christmas as our own family. This means we get to incorporate some of our families’ traditions into our own. We…… Continue reading Our Holiday Traditions

“I Hate Facebook.”: How to Know When It’s Time to Step Away

Social media is a blessing and a curse. A blessing because you can keep up with family and friends. A curse because… of every other reason. For one thing, keeping up with family and friends doesn’t require much effort, so screen time tends to replace face to face time. There’s also the issues of performance…… Continue reading “I Hate Facebook.”: How to Know When It’s Time to Step Away

Our First Christmas Tree!

This is the first Christmas E and I have together where we’re actually living together! It’s our fourth Christmas together, but we’ve always spend it celebrating with each others’ families- never as our own family, and both of us are beside ourselves with happiness and excitement about getting to start this part of our life!…… Continue reading Our First Christmas Tree!

December Goals

It’s the moooooooost wonderful month of the yearrrrrrrrr… What is it about December that is just so PERFECT? Maybe it has something to do with the fact that December is basically one long celebration- from beginning to end, it is packed with parties, holidays, birthdays, until finally culminating at 11:59pm on December 31st. When the…… Continue reading December Goals

Rise and Shine, Sunshine

I don’t know about you, but it’s soooooo difficult for me to wake up in the morning. It always has been- I missed the bus for school more times than I can count, and even though I showed up for my early morning classes during college and I’m always on time for work now, I’m…… Continue reading Rise and Shine, Sunshine