Breathe. When you’ve done so much but it never feels like you’ve done enough. When your head is spinning as you’re standing still. When you’re living to do and not living to live. Breathe. When the lists get longer and longer. When you feel smaller and smaller. When you don’t know where the tasks start … Continue reading Just Breathe
From purchasing our first house to making it a home, this past year has been more than frenzied. But I’m so excited to start this clean slate of a new year getting back into the things that I love, and this post will be a friendly reminder to myself as the year goes on.That’s what … Continue reading A Clean Slate
Life has been wonderfully busy these past few months and even before then – but definitely these past few months. In a previous blog post, I spoke about the busy months I was having. And so the busyness continued to the point where my personal writing, reading and vlogging fell to the wayside. But I'm … Continue reading I Have Huge News!!!
I love a good DIY as much as the next person, but the one thing about DIYs is they can be time consuming. Lucky for me, I found a way to bring new life to a couple old pillows without breaking the bank or exerting too much energy. To make a no sew pillow, you'll … Continue reading Affordable DIY No Sew Pillow
Saying the past few months have been eventful would be an understatement. Life. It can pass you by so quickly. Fall isn’t here just yet, but advertisers are already flooding my social media feeds with talk of the upcoming season. I will admit, I am excited to watch all my favorite harvest flicks – but … Continue reading Life & All Things Home Decor
On June 28th, I didn’t know what I had envisioned being a short story would turn into my second novel. After I fell in love with my main characters, I knew that the story must continue. And it did. I planned to discovery write along the way and learn more about my characters as time … Continue reading How I Wrote My Young Adult Novel
This month is Camp NaNoWriMo, which happens in April and July. It’s a less intense version of NaNoWriMo, where us writers come together to work on any writing project we want. This is my first time participating, and so far so good. My loose goal (I say loose because while it would be great to … Continue reading The End Is In Sight
Spring has sprung! Just like spring cleaning, the spring décor itch makes its way in around this time every year. So, what better way to welcome the new season in than with some affordable DIYs using Dollar Tree items?! For this first DIY, I used: 1 floral foam an assortment of flowers an assortment of … Continue reading Two Spring DIYs for $12? Absolutely!
I've been shopping at Dollar Tree for years, but these new canvas prints left me astounded. What impresses me the most about them is they're actual artwork, which typically wouldn't be at a place like Dollar Tree. I spotted them just in time because I was thinking about getting a piece of artwork to go … Continue reading I Can’t Believe I Found These at Dollar Tree
It's crazy how you could be treading mud trying to make your way through a scene and feel like it isn’t that great. Then, time goes by, and you realize it's surprisingly good when you go back to read it. That's how imposter syndrome works. It's like the waves – a constant ebb and flow. … Continue reading Imposter or Storyteller?