I'm not even sure how to approach this topic, but I'm compelled to write about it. The situation feels petty but genuine, heartless but frustrating, deserving yet I'm guilt-ridden. First, you need some backstory. It all began in December 2018 when my now-husband and I spoke to a paintball acquaintance, a health insurance agent, who … Continue reading Money vs. Death
I didn't fall in love with Taylor Swift when she first started producing albums. In fact, I really didn't listen to any of her music until later in the game. It was actually hearing "Love Story" on the overhead speakers at Michael's Arts & Crafts sometime, I want to say, in late 2012 that intrigued … Continue reading 13 Underrated Songs by Taylor Swift
I love America. I do. Really. There's a lot of wonderful, amazing things this country offers. Security. Opportunity. Convenience. Comfort. Free speech. We have the ability to do what we want, when we want to. Or, that is the illusion. The truth is, you can do what you want, so long as you stay in … Continue reading Proud To Be An American?
I've actually kept to my schedule this week. I am thrilled and excited with myself for keeping on track. Accomplishments from this week: -created a logo for Pam's Drapery Designs (a few minor tweaks still in progress). -registered a domain and began work on the website for Pam's Drapery Designs. Much construction still needed, however … Continue reading Weekly Update -Halfway Through January
The past 10 days have been incredibly fun, but also slightly exhausting. Mostly fun. Full of cuddles. Why? We got a new kitten! Oh, there is nothing I love more than a baby animal. Any kind of baby animal, I don't discriminate (although I can't say I've met EVERY kind of baby animal. I'm sure … Continue reading Week Three: New Kitten!
The holidays are a great time for families to gather and remind themselves how rich they truly are. If you have people who love you, a roof over your head, and food on the table you have much more than you think. I spent this year's Thanksgiving with my boyfriend Dezi's mother and his younger … Continue reading Week 2: Thanksgiving
To Whomever So Happens To Read This: The truth is, I want to help people. The problem is I don't know how to help people, especially since I don't like most people. I can't even understand how most people think. I know there are ways to learn but more importantly I know humans are capable … Continue reading Let’s Bring People Together
I am not okay with the world today. I am okay with life. To live, laugh and love, to cherish and respect everything around us. It's always so bittersweet when you're forced to say goodbye. Especially when the goodbye is happening 3,000 miles across the country and there's not a thing you can do to bridge the gap. … Continue reading I Am
"I only smoke when I've been drinking, but rarely when I get stressed. I'm not a fan of menthol - cigarettes should not remind you of toothpaste. But when I'm bumming at a party beggars can't be choosers. I like to carry a lighter with me in case I ever need it. Lime green is my … Continue reading Marlboro Blues
Life never stops. And it's so busy. How is being an adult so - exhausting? Between bills, cleaning, cooking and work there's hardly any time left for hobbies and relaxation. I never realized how I took being a kid for granted. By the time I was old enough to have a job - I got a … Continue reading Life Goes On