17 Things I Learned in 2017

With Christmas over, things are gearing up for New Year's Eve...how crazy is it that we are coming up on 2018? Some days I feel as though it was just a few weeks ago we were ringing in the New Year for 2017. Other times, I feel as though this year has just dragged on [...]

30 Days of Gratitude, Day Three: A Childhood Lesson

When you are young, the lessons you learn are important for shaping you as you grow and mature into adulthood. We can be taught lessons through experiences, through rules, through social interactions, and my personal favourite, through stories (written or spoken). Not all of the lessons we learn as children stem from positive experiences, but [...]

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Quotes to Live By

Hello everyone! It's been a little while since I last posted...I took a bit of a break due to being busier with work and personal things, but now I'm back and ready to get back into a routine this time and (hopefully) stick to it! Today's Top Ten Tuesday/52 Lists Project topic is to list my [...]

Thankful Thursday: Weeks 11, 12, and 13 of the Gratitude Challenge

Hello everyone! I'm so sorry I missed the last few weeks for the gratitude challenge, but I will catch up today and combine weeks 11, 12, and 13 in one post! I realize that this week is technically week 14, but the internet in our apartment hasn't been working very well and I wasn't able [...]

Thankful Thursday: Weeks 8, 9, and 10 of the Gratitude Challenge

Hello everyone! It's been three weeks since I last made a post for this gratitude challenge..yikes! I mentioned in my update that last month and the beginning of this month has been super busy and I had to take a short break from blogging. But here we are, back at it again and I am [...]