Bookworm, Lifestyle

Get All You Need With “Beach Read”

Hey y’all! I was so excited to finally get to this book! I read Beach Read by Emily Henry and I have seen this book all over social media. First of all, it took me a while to pick it up. I did take it with me on my girls weekend but like I wasn't… Continue reading Get All You Need With “Beach Read”

Mental Health

How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Hey y'all! Loving someone with a mental illness is...a lot! It's not easy. It can seem like the other person is selfish. It can be a heavy load and it can be at times really frustrating. You don't want to turn the person away and seem like you don't care but also, you can only… Continue reading How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Lifestyle, Mental Health

SAD is a Beast

Hey y’all! As you know, I have times when I struggle with my mental health. I’ve been diagnosed with depression and anxiety and it’s definitely a dark cloud looming over me sometimes. The last few months of the year are really hard for me mentally and emotionally. This is around the time I tend to… Continue reading SAD is a Beast

Lifestyle

A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)

Hey y’all! I was recently on TikTok and on my for you page, I've been seeing quite a few videos of women who have never been in a relationship and how they weren't sought after by anyone and it really messed with them! Those posts (because there were lots of them) made me feel a… Continue reading A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)

Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

What to Do When You Need a Break

Hey y’all! Have you ever felt like your cup was passed empty? Like it was dry and collecting dust? Have you ever felt like you were hanging on by a thread? Have you ever woken up some days and just cried? If you've said yes to any of those questions, you're not alone. It's a… Continue reading What to Do When You Need a Break

Bookworm, Lifestyle, Recipes

Did “White Smoke” Bring the Smoke?

Hey y’all! Let me start off by saying that I had an idea on reading suspense books this month. One of the teachers I follow on Instagram even has a hashtag, #creepinitreal, and lots of people share the scary books they read for October, however, I had no such plans. I'm not one who gravitates… Continue reading Did “White Smoke” Bring the Smoke?

Lifestyle

Another Trip Around the Sun

Hey y’all! This post will be a super quickie! Recently, it was my birthday (October 12th) and usually, I hate it. I hate my birthday because it's basically yet another reminder of what's missing in my life (like a hubby and kids). However, I have been inspired by media maven, Monique Mitchell (which by the… Continue reading Another Trip Around the Sun

Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Hey y'alI! I don't know about you but it's been a rough few weeks for me. With me being reassigned (read about it here)and my birthday coming up soon, I've just been going through it. I couldn't eat, I couldn't sleep. I stopped exercising. I wanted to die. Now I'm sure there are people out… Continue reading What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Lifestyle

I Hate it Here!

hey y'all! For this post, I wanted to share an excerpt from my book, When the Wallflower Blooms. This month is Suicide Prevention Month and I just wanted to share my story. Major trigger warning for suicide with this one. Anyway, enjoy my little excerpt and if you want, check out my book here. Enjoy… Continue reading I Hate it Here!