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 [...]

March Blogging Challenge, Day 2: My Goals This Month

I try to set goals every month, whether they be large or small. As I have mentioned before, I am a lover of writing lists, so writing a list of my monthly goals is something that I always enjoy. Here are a few goals that I have set for myself this month in terms of [...]

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: A wonderful friend

I am extremely lucky to be able to say that I have many great friends in my life. They have all influenced my life in different ways and I am so thankful for each of my friends. I have a few older friends in my life that have influenced me as well, including one of [...]