Top Books I Read in 2019

I still can not believe that this is the end of 2019. I also can’t believe that it’s the end of the decade. 2019 was an exceptional year in terms of reading. I’ve surpassed my Goodreads goal by over 20 books. As we close yet another year, here are some of my favorite reads. AllContinue reading “Top Books I Read in 2019”

Sometimes, The Grieving Need Space

Without a doubt, this was one of the worst Christmases that I had. It wasn’t because of anyone, no event, nor was it because I was not without a place to go and presents under the tree. It was because it was the first without my mother. I’ve been doing a lot of thinking aboutContinue reading “Sometimes, The Grieving Need Space”

Blogmas 25: What I Love About Christmas

Merry Christmas readers! I still can’t believe I completed all 25 days of Blogmas! I hope that whoever is reading this is having an awesome Christmas! Here’s what I love about Christmas: Cookies: This goes without saying — the best part about the holiday is the Christmas cookies. For me, just one bit instantly putsContinue reading “Blogmas 25: What I Love About Christmas”

Blogmas Day 24: Traveling for the Holiday? Here are Some Tips to Make It Easier On Your Dog

Dogs are a part of the family. Therefore, you bet they are a part of your holiday celebration — whether they are going to grandma’s the next town over or in the next state. However, having a dog around can be a bit stressful — on you and the dog. So, here are some tipsContinue reading “Blogmas Day 24: Traveling for the Holiday? Here are Some Tips to Make It Easier On Your Dog”

Blogmas Day 23: A Little Message About Holidays and Significant Others

“Where’s Eric?”  “Why couldn’t Eric make it?”  “Does Eric not like us?” Those are just a few of the many things that I have been asked about during holiday family gatherings during the two years that I’ve been dating my boyfriend. To be honest, I feel as though that’s something that we honestly don’t talkContinue reading “Blogmas Day 23: A Little Message About Holidays and Significant Others”

Blogmas Day 22: Why I Blog About Grief

For years, writing has been a form of therapy for me. Sure, I go see an actual therapist. But, there is nothing like writing for me – whether it’s when the pen meets paper or when I tap the fingers onto the keyboard. This is why I’m constantly writing about grief – and the lossContinue reading “Blogmas Day 22: Why I Blog About Grief”

Blogmas Day 21: Best Purchases of 2019

The fact that we are nearing the end of the decade is still so shocking to me. 2019 was a weird year for me personally, and probably one of the worst of my life. With that being said, I wanted to take a moment to focus on the positive of the year. That is, someContinue reading “Blogmas Day 21: Best Purchases of 2019”

Blogmas Day 20: 5 Last Minute Shopping Tips

It’s the final shopping weekend before Christmas. If you’re like me, your holiday shopping is done. However, I know that there are a few procrastinators that are going to be braving the malls this weekend. So, if you’re one of them, here are some tips to get your holiday shopping done with your sanity inContinue reading “Blogmas Day 20: 5 Last Minute Shopping Tips”

Blogmas Day 19: 4 Tips to Make the Holiday Season Slightly Less Stressful

It’s the most wonderful time of year, yet it is the most stressful because there is just so much that needs to be done. Between cookies, wrapping and of course, regular daily responsibilities always leads to chaos. And when that happens, chances are you’ll be stressed. However, there is a few things to avoid theContinue reading “Blogmas Day 19: 4 Tips to Make the Holiday Season Slightly Less Stressful”

Blogmas Day 18: What I Love Wednesday December 18

We are only one week before Christmas. Yup. Let that sink in. I know. I can’t believe it myself. With that being said, there is so much to do, yet so little time to do it all. However, here are some things that I am loving this week: That 70’s Show:  This used to beContinue reading “Blogmas Day 18: What I Love Wednesday December 18”