Tackling My List

As many of you know, I will be turning the big five – oh in just a few months.  I started a journey last year to try 50 new experiences before my 50th birthday.  I intentionally tried to stretch myself with the activities that I chose.  Although I have accomplished quite a few things on my list and have completed Read More

Stay At Home

Having to stay inside and trying to adhere to the social distancing that has been put into effect to slow the spread of Covid-19 has allowed me to be pretty productive on the home front.  I find myself getting rid of cobwebs (note to self: don’t do this over your daughter’s head; oops!), mopping floors, reorganizing cluttered drawers, and taking Read More

Social Distancing

The Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic is in full effect as most of us are experiencing media overload while also being inundated with information and constant updates on how to slow the spread of this virus.  Most of us are preparing ourselves for the uncharted territory known as “social distancing”.  In an effort to stay positive during this pandemic I will keep Read More

Ode To Black History

“We can disagree and still love each other unless your disagreement is rooted in my oppression and denial of my humanity and right to exist.”  This is a quote from one of my favorite authors, James Baldwin.  I would be remiss if I neglected to make a post in honor of Black History Month.I choose to celebrate the gains and Read More

A Fresh Start

The start of a new year often sends people into overdrive with new years resolutions and the desire to make a fresh start.  One of the most popular new year’s resolution that people make, is to lose weight or some sort of commitment to a healthier lifestyle.  Hey … I get it, and this year I am right there with Read More

Book Club

Recently, my girlfriends and I decided to start a book club.  Now this is not your typical book club … although we may have wine, we do engage in discussions about our latest book, and there is always plenty of laughter.  However, what makes this book club unique is that we all live hundreds of miles away from one another.  Read More

Happy Place

Let me just tell you, that this right here will quickly take me to my happy place.  Give me a nice hardback book written by one of my favorite authors and a cup of hot tea and I am a very happy girl!  This t-shirt has my name all over it and I will definitely be placing an order.   Honestly Read More

Family And Friends

2020 is a big year for me.  I will be turning 50 in June and I am learning to be intentional with my time.  I choose to spend quality time with my family and friends, creating memories while experiencing life together.   I have committed to doing more of what makes me happy.  Traveling,  wine tasting,  life experiences,  and spending time Read More