20 Ways to Boost Your Mood

Everyone has down days. Everyone experiences being in a bad mood, having bad thoughts, replaying bad memories all of which force you into a downward spiral of negative feelings which can sometimes feel impossible to get out of. I have definitely been there, especially over the last few weeks (winter blues anyone?) But fear not,…

My Goals for 2018

  January. The beginning of a new year. The promise of a fresh start, leaving the past year behind and looking forward to what is ahead. And of course, the new year brings a new list of resolutions that you may or may not achieve. On more than one occasion, I have made extremely long…

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…

Thankful Thursday: A Family Member

Hello everyone! As I discussed last week, I am very grateful for my entire family. Each person has had an impact on my life and is wonderful in their own way. Today, however, I will be writing about how thankful I am for my awesome dad. My dad is one of the kindest, funniest, and most…

Bible Study Sunday: Love, Seek and Trust the Lord

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a great weekend! I was thinking about what I wanted to write for today’s “Bible Study Sunday” post and I came across some notes I made a few months ago in church. That day, our priest Father David spoke about what it means to be a Christian and…

Three Quotes, Three Days Challenge: Day Two

Hello everyone! I have been enjoying the three days, three quotes challenge so far! I have especially loved reading posts from other bloggers who have participated in this challenge. The quote I have selected for day two is…. “Sometimes the best thing you can do is not think, not wonder, not imagine, not obsess. Just…

Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge: Day One

Thank you so much to El for including me in this challenge! I am really grateful to be part of a writing challenge in the blogging community, especially since I am a new blogger and still have so much to learn. I’m excited to participate in this challenge for the next three days and I hope…

My Bucket List

A year ago today, my husband proposed to me and this past July we tied the knot. Getting married had always been something I wanted to do ever since I was young. It was even on a bucket list I created back in middle school which I recently rediscovered in July when we were moving….