I want to talk about expectations for a minute. Expectations that are unspoken, or maybe sometimes spoken, that all humans must prove that they are struggling more than others. In addition to your expectation of suffering, you’re also expected to pretend that you LOVE it. That you live for the hustle. You thrive on little
Moving is the worst. I’m going to to honest, this whole process of moving has been nothing short of an emotional roller coaster. I am excited to be moving, stressed that we are moving, sad to be leaving our first home, excited to plant roots in our new home, and did I mention stressed? We
Let’s have a chat about dogs, pit bulls in-particular, shall we? I am making this a series on this topic because it is something that I am incredibly passionate about. Throughout this series, you will be the end of my many rants, hard facts, harder opinions, and most importantly, love. Let’s do a little back story;
In a previous life I had a blog called The Corner Office. I wrote on it daily, then weekly, then…rarely. It was a chapter of my life that needed to be closed – shit, it was a BOOK that needed to be closed. But, in an effort to be honest with you about my story
From washing my hair to putting on my make up, I use non-toxic products. It wasn’t a quick switch, but it was definitely a researched one! Because if you’re anything like me, you aren’t ditching your salon brand shampoo unless you have a good reason to! If you are also someone who needs to know
Where all my yogis at?! Let’s be honest, where are all of my wannabe yogis at? I love to practice yoga. I practice at home with my dog’s paw prints and hair all over my mat, outside in the grass or on my back deck, at work, anywhere I can roll out my mat, I
Lately, it seems as though I’ve been traveling a lot, which is very out of the ordinary for this small town girl. And by small town, I mean, a girl that lives in the suburbs of Metro-Detroit where there’s a Tim Horton’s about every mile and a half. So, make whatever you will with that.
Have y’all heard the Carrie Underwood song, “Temporary Home” If not, I encourage you to take a listen below. Sometimes, life takes us down roads we may not always expect. My partner Scott, and I moved into a house back in 2013, a cute little ranch that was perfect for just the two of us.
I was having a conversation with a good friend of mine the other day about seeing other Mom’s doing “all the things” — like literally they seem to have their hand in just about everything. I couldn’t wrap my head around it. I told her, “I just don’t get it. HOW do they do it?
I come from a long line of serial nappers. It’s somewhere in our genes. I love a good nap, if it’s done right. So, in preparation for your weekend, here’s my tried and true list of nap rules. Comfort is key. Find a comfy spot, it doesn’t have to be a bed, really, it shouldn’t be