Myrtle Beach Trip 2018

After our Chicago trip fell through we searched and searched for a good vacation spot for all five of us and finally decided on Myrtle Beach. I had been to Myrtle Beach when I was around 12 or so but nobody else had been so I thought it would be fun. All in all it … Continue reading Myrtle Beach Trip 2018

Ramblings & An Update

Let's start with a rambling: Have you tried to plan a vacation for a family of five? It's not easy. Especially when you're traveling with *gasp* teenagers. We try to take the family on a summer vacation every year. Typically we try to do something different each year. There have been a couple years where … Continue reading Ramblings & An Update

Coffee Shop Hopping

For my birthday this year I wanted to do something a bit different. I decided I wanted to go visit a few local coffee shops and test them all, six stops in fact. I grabbed my daughter and step daughter at 8am and started on our coffee journey. First Stop: Honest Coffee Roasters Honest coffee … Continue reading Coffee Shop Hopping

Puerto Vallarta

Mexico. Sun, sand, drinks, food, and fun. Also, arrests, crime, possible prostitution, and guns. So hubby earned a trip to Mexico through one of his vendors. Hubby is/was the top salesmen in his region so off to Puerto Vallarta we go! On our way onto the plane from Houston, TX to Mexico our passports were … Continue reading Puerto Vallarta

Kids Don’t Try This at Home

I'm sure by now you've all heard that Kylie Jenner FINALLY announced she was pregnant by releasing a video of her pregnancy and announcing that she had given birth to a baby girl and if not then what rock are you living under? I will admit that I don't follow this family much but with … Continue reading Kids Don’t Try This at Home

Why I Gave Up

Writing used to be such a huge part of my life. I sucked at it but nevertheless I loved it. I used to get joy from putting all the words racing through my brain down on paper, so to speak and got a high from the whole publishing process. So why did I stop? Frankly, … Continue reading Why I Gave Up

What it Means to Not Have a “Tribe”

I see my lady friends on Facebook and Instagram posting pictures of their nights out with their "tribe" either having dinner or doing paint nights and honestly sometimes I do get a little jealous. I used to have a "tribe", a somewhat big group of female friends that I would talk to almost daily, go … Continue reading What it Means to Not Have a “Tribe”