THE POWER OF JUST SHOWING UP

I have just finished reading Option B by Sheryl Sandberg. My mother read it. I am making my husband read it and I am encouraging my friend who is going through a divorce to read it. I didn’t read Lean In – and that was a purposeful decision because I thought there was a lot… Read more »

A MONTH OFF SOCIAL MEDIA

Between Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, Tinder and every other social media app I could name, we seem to be glued to our devices more and more each day. Early in 2016 I realized that not only was I checking these apps all day, I was occasionally using them for the wrong reasons too. Between a… Read more »

8 WAYS YOU CAN HANG WITH YOUR FRIENDS, HAVE A BLAST AND NOT SPEND ALL YOUR MONEY.

Hey y’all! I’m back with some more money saving advice because saving those dollars and learning how to become financially independent is so important. What is financial independence you ask? According to everyone’s favorite website, Wikipedia (my college professors are screaming at me right now), financial independence “is the state of having sufficient personal wealth to live,… Read more »

GOD I MISS YOU

God I miss you   I miss you every morning when you walk in to school with your swollen backpack.   I miss you every heavy nap you take without being in my own arms.   I miss you every time I can’t wipe your tears as you scrape your newly formed skin.   I… Read more »

MY CELEBRITY CRUSH BOUGHT ME DINNER

Photo from SOHO House West Hollywood. I did not take French in high school. I went the practical route and took Spanish. I still say gracias “grassy ass”, but that’s not my fault. I learned Spanish (and English, for that matter) in Arkansas. I escaped Arkansas in 2012 and have never looked back. I have… Read more »

SHEILA THE DANCING JUNK PUPPET

Sheila loves to dance! She is a classic rod puppet and is extremely simple to operate. One hand holds the rod (or in this case the ruler) and the other hand holds the straws to move the hands. Don’t be put off by the material list, basically everything can be substituted and you shouldn’t need… Read more »