Compromise.

com·pro·mise -an agreement or a settlement of a dispute that is reached by each side making concessions. I feel like relationships are all about compromise. In the end it’s about how much you can tolerate and what you’re willing to tolerate for the other person’s happiness. I’m not saying your relationship should be full of…

Chateau Morrisette Winery| Floyd, VA

My mother and grand-mother in law (thats a thing, right?) went to the Chateau Morrisette Winery in Floyd, VA in Autumn and the scene was beautiful. I cannot imagine what it looks like in the summer time. I heard they sometimes have live music and you can eat out on a pretty patio and they…

Off Season |My Top Five Summer Ways to Get Fit

I consider Summer my off-season when it comes to my physical fitness. I just end up filling my agenda up with other activities that going to the gym falls a little lower on the totem poll. Not to mention, my prime time I usually work out is when Colbi was in school and now that…

River Floating | Fun Summer Outdoor Activities

Every year, I always look forward to summers in North Carolina because they’re so fun. I get so excited to soak up the sun and enjoy life the way that it’s meant to be.. Outside. Here recently the weather has been harshing my summer mellow with clouds and storms and threats of tornados.. Even though…

reading challenge update | reading with children

I just realized how much I have been slacking on keeping you all updated with my yearly reading challenge update. I honestly have been slacking in a lot of fields but sometimes life gets in the way of things and the tower of priorities start fumbling around.  For those of you who need a reminder….

too emotionally attached.

I have realized why it’s so hard for me to watch Netflix series or movies or honestly television in general. I constantly finding myself living from second-hand embarrassment as in when a character does something embarrassing or stupid then I feel for them. Or when they make a major mistake that is going to change…

Six years.

Six years… It feels like just yesterday I was making a post about a whole hand. Six years of watching my baby girl grow into the little blossom of the person she is today. Her curiosity and love is just simply overflowing into the world. I cannot express how proud I am of the little…

Hair Tip Thursday!

#HairTipThursday Who else uses just any old brush to rip through there hair on a daily? That used to be me too, here’s a list of the different types of brushes and their purpose. – Paddle Brush: Ideal for thick & straight hair, it’s perfect for smoothing out the hair. – Boar Bristle Brush: Prevents…

Plastic Surgery, More than Cosmetics

Plastic Surgery, More than Cosmetics Plastic Surgery: -the process of reconstructing or repairing parts of the body by the transfer of tissue, either in the treatment of injury or for cosmetic reasons. . As I mentioned before I work in a level one trauma center and generally I work with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as…

MAY

The month of May is going to be a busy month for me as far as being a mom goes. My little girl is graduating Kindergarten and she’ll be turning SIX YEARS OLD. I cannot believe I’ll be the mother of a six year old. Another important thing happening in May, she’ll also have her…