“Grief starts to become indulgent, and it doesn't serve anyone, and it's painful. But if you transform it into remembrance, then you're magnifying the person you lost and also giving something of that person to other people, so they can experience something of that person.” Oh, there you are again. I dare to say hello. … Continue reading The Price We Pay.
2016 -- you were it. While others seemingly found you to be the worst, I found you to be the best. You were my greatest teacher and filled with invaluable life lessons. This year was filled with more growth and love than ever before. I learned to let go of the past, to not define … Continue reading The Year I Learned to Live: 2016
There was a time, before social media and the mass instigation it can cause, where life events occurred and then... we simply moved on. We were forced to move on. No back and forth petty arguments in comment boxes ensued, no posting of passive aggressive quotes and pictures to hurt others -- (without having to … Continue reading Why LOVE always wins.
Please welcome LASH BOOST to the beauty world! The day has arrived and I couldn't be more excited. The long awaited Lash Boost was released today to all U.S. customers and as expected, it's selling quickly. If you have been hiding under a rock - (i.e. you don't follow me on any social media platforms) and don't … Continue reading Product Spotlight: LASH BOOST
Who doesn't love something FREE!? There's something thrilling about receiving a free perk or gift of sorts especially when it's in the creative blogging field. I am always on the lookout for fun freebies especially printables, social media downloads and images. I subscribe to many newsletters and blogs and look forward to their monthly (or weekly) … Continue reading But First, Coffee
“The first flash of color always excites me as much as the first frail, courageous bloom of spring. This is, in a sense, my season--sometimes warm and, when the wind blows an alert, sometimes cold. But there is a clarity about September. On clear days, the sun seems brighter, the sky more blue, the white … Continue reading Why I Walk
Welcome to a new portion of the website called, Thursday Thoughts! Every Thursday, I will share a quote of the week and in turn, discuss my own thoughts about this quote. Quotes to me are essential to everyday life. Yes I am THAT girl. You know the one I'm talking about. The one who posts … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts
We took a day trip away from the resort that I was at first ambivalent about but it ended up being really awesome! We were shuttled an hour away to the city of Macao, where we rented an ATV to off road through the town and beach. We also received a funny presentation about local … Continue reading Honeymoon: Day 4 (Off Roading + Life on the Outside)
I told myself I would blog everyday but the plan went out the window the minute we arrived at the resort! We are in heaven here. The resort is stunning and beautiful and the people who work here are awsome - not to mention gorgeous!?! Dominican men and women are stunning! Our Royal Service perks … Continue reading Honeymoon: Day 2-3 (Eat, Sleep, Sun + Fun)
PDX-DET-ATL. After 12 hours of traveling and two layovers, we have arrived! Travel time... Not gonna lie, we hated it. The red eye from Portland to Detroit was not bad but once we got into Detroit and made our connecting flight, 6 am there was "way too early" feelinv Portland time for our bodies and … Continue reading Honeymoon: Day 2 – Arrival