Briar Patch

Ya’ll this place is a local GEM. Every time I eat here I am never disappointed. I have genuine belief that I could shut my eyes, point to a random spot on the menu, and still be extremely pleased with my choice. To be fair this place is on the pricier side, but let me…

Stanley and the Arches (A Presidents Day Weekend Miracle)

This weekend I had the pleasure of traveling to little ole Shelby, Ohio. The place where my dad grew up, and his side of the family lives. Naturally after deplaning, Daniel and I were hungry. My dad picked us up and we began our journey home (about an hour away). We figured the easiest option…

Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Now I’m personally not a huge fan of Valentine’s Day for the typical reasons and for the fact that most couples turn into the gross, smushy, love gushers we all know and ha- I mean love. (Shots fired). Anyhoo it can be fun to partake in all of the commercialism, but perhaps you don’t have…

Making Hard Decisions

Recently my husband Daniel and I had to make a hard decision. In short we were offered a trip of a lifetime at no cost to us simply because the givers were generous. Why is this a hard decision? Take the free trip and “Run Forest run!” was my first thought. Then Daniel and I…

Customer Etiquette 101

Let’s talk about customer etiquette shall we? Now I know the saying is “The customer is always right.” but that saying should be buried six feet under. Here is a list of pet peeves that you should avoid if you want to be a good customer AND receive great service. I shall now drudge up…

Romance is Dead

This week my best friend Sarah, and I had a conversation about romance and its actual definition.”Romance- A feeling of excitement and mystery associated with love.” At first it sounds wonderful. It’s a crazy drug that has been written about for centuries. Whole nations have come together and been torn apart by romance. Everyone craves…

5 Tips for Roadtrips

Hey everyone! Last week I covered ┬áSkinny Privileges a “real life” topic but this week I’m back to my travel bug! From October 2016 to December 2016 my husband and I were taking mini roadtrips from Orlando to West Palm Beach, to Tampa, to Atlanta and back! We were gone almost every single weekend. It…

Skinny Privileges

Hey everyone! Today I’ll be talking about “Skinny Privileges”. You might ask “what is that”? Well the internet has a couple different descriptions. I’m going to be going through the two main thoughts. Skinny Privileges/ Thin Privilege is when people who are thin experience “perks” from their low body weight and thin looks. This includes…

New Year New Speech Blah Blah Blah

Happy New Year! 2016 was garbo blah blah blah this year is going to be awesome blah. This year will be an amazing one if you make it amazing. As Gary V would say “You won the lotto of life… you weren’t born a f#$%ing sunflower.” Get out there and kill the game! This year…

5 Tips for Easy Budgeting

Has Christmas kicked your butt? New Years is just around the corner! Why not add budgeting to your endless list of resolutions? Except this time it will be way easier to keep this goal with these 5 tips for easy budgeting! 1. Write it Out Writing out your expenses will help you visualize all of…

What Does it Mean to Honor Someone?

This week I’ve decided to write a post about honoring people. This has become one of my favorite things to do for/to people. Honoring someone in this case means to take time to bless them with words of encouragement, recognition, and anticipation for their future endeavors. This is not only biblical but also positive and…

Busch Gardens

    This weekend Daniel and I had the blessing of fellowshipping with our dear brother and sister Ramon and Hannah and their darling baby Moses. We were also blessed to go to Busch Gardens! Let me give you the low down! As a Florida local let me give you the low down on Busch…