10 Inspiring Quotes by Martin Luther King, jr.

I don’t typically make historical posts but when it comes to inspiration and motivation. This man is nothing less than amazing. If you are unfamiliar with who Martin Luther King jr. was here’s a brief block-quote from history.com Martin Luther King, Jr. was a social activist and Baptist minister who played a key role in…

A Month From Now

“A month from now you can either have a month of progress or a month of excuses as to why you didn’t.” I don’t think we realize how much can change from month to month. In just one month we can go from summer to autumn or winter to spring. Sometimes I feel like my…

First Blog Post of the New Year

First Post of 2021 The year 2020 was a tough one, without a doubt. There’s even part of me that believes in was just the beginning in many ways in sense of transitions. I am blessed that my family and I survived the year with good health and a bond that’s stronger than ever before….

What Christmas Means To Me

I know, I thought of the song by Stevie Wonder too. Christmas is a representation of the day God decided to send his only begotten son to earth to show us the true definition of unconditional love and mercy. Unconditional love. Love without conditions. If everyone could love without condition. Without bitterness and remorse. Imagine…

Christmas Breakfast Ideas

In my house we do a Christmas day brunch where we go to my moms or aunts and we all get a breakfast-like meal together, traditionally in our pajamas. Here are some bomb recipes to try for your families Christmas breakfast. I do no own rights to the photos. THE BEST FRENCH TOAST Ingredients 6 large…

A Bucketlist to Complete by Next Christmas

Honestly, this year was a crazy year. I had minor setbacks but I’m not entirely upset about them all. I have a lot planned that I want to do by next year but I’m going to try to make my list as simple as possible. Get married Buy a house Travel to 5 new states…

A Day in the Life: The Hunt

As you can probably tell from the picture, I’m not actually hunting. Although, it is hunting season in North Carolina and camouflage is pretty fashionable these days you’ll never see me posing with dead animal. Today I am on the hunt for the perfect present. I know I have done a ton of gift guides…

Gift Guides for Men

Men are hard to shop for.. Yeah I said it. I’ve always dreaded shopping for men because I feel like they buy whatever they want all the time. I’m sure men thing of us the same way. This year my man decided he wanted to get into PC gaming. There is so much you can…

Santa Paws (gifts, food, fashion for pets)

When I was younger my mother read a book to me that was called Santa Paws. It was a short novel but it was a very sweet story about a homeless puppy that performs miraculous rescues and other brave acts and earns the name Santa Paws, and a new family to love. That’s not what my…

5 Christmas Cocktails (and mocktails) to Get You in the Spirit

I know it’s a Wednesday and not many people are thinking of cocktails but we’re halfway through the week and these are a small list of cocktail recipes to be sure to get you in the Christmas Spirit! With sweet, sweet flavors like apple cider, eggnog, peppermint, white chocolate, cinnamon, the possibilities are endless on…