Where I’m at…

Winter is officially over here in Minnesota (unless we get another April snowstorm, but let’s really hope and pray that doesn’t happen), which means my mood is significantly better now…kind of. If I’m being honest with y’all (when am I not?), I’m struggling right now. Life has been going in completely different directions than I […]

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Ways to cure the travel bug without traveling

I feel like I haven’t been on an adventure in so long. I miss jumping on a plane in my home state of Minnesota and landing somewhere new and exciting. My most recent trip out of the state was to Texas, which was so incredible, but it wasn’t new to me. and the closest trip […]

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I gave up my favorite food for a month

Every year, people make resolutions, plan for things they want to give up for the year, and prepare themselves for new habits. I’m all about that life. I love figuring out what I can do to make myself better within the year. It might be exercising more, giving back more, or giving up two hours […]

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Why being an empathetic crier is the worst

empathy — the emotional responsiveness which an individual shows to the feelings experienced by another person; the ability to identify with another’s emotions and understand what they are feeling ^is that annoying for anyone else? One of my top five strengths (waddup StrengthsFinder) is Empathy. When I found this out, I didn’t even know what it […]

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Random Ramblings…pt. 2

Hello, it’s me again, without an idea for my blog. I don’t know what’s been going on in my creative lil brain lately…actually that’s a lie, I do know…nothing. So, we’re back with a post that probably won’t do well and honestly, that’s okay. I’m glad to even be writing right now. If you’re unfamiliar […]

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My friend Abby

A year ago I was a pile of nerves driving up to my first day at my new job. I’m not kidding, before leaving my house, I was crying wishing I didn’t have to go back to work. Yeah, I loved being unemployed simply for the fact I got to hang out with my dog. […]

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2018: a wrap up

What. A. Year.  Seriously, I can’t believe 2018 has come and gone…besides the fact that it was also the longest year ever. Do you remember how the Olympics happened this year? Because I definitely forgot… In the United States we’ve had a lot of incredible moments in 2018, including many women and people of color […]

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