Two at the ZOO

Gosh I love a good party. Last year for my daughter’s first birthday we threw a Hawaiian themed shindig at our house. It was amazing and SO much fun. The even better part was the weather. It was 90 degrees in April–couldn’t have fit the theme better. This year was a different story it was…

Be your own cheerleader…

After almost two weeks back at work under my belt, I found myself feeling eager to share some thoughts. It feels SO good to be back at work. Sometimes I feel guilty saying that because I really cherished and enjoyed every second I had home when I was laid off from my previous position. I…

My favorite book…ever!

I firmly believe that when you find something good, like something really good, you should shout it from the rooftops and share it. For me that something really good, maybe even really great is the book Girl Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis. To be completely honest with you I have no idea how I…

Practicing Gratitude

I saw this amazing post on Facebook from Robin Roberts and she said she believes “optimism is a muscle that gets stronger with use,” and I just can’t stop thinking about it. It was such a great way to look at optimism and made me realize and reflect a lot. A few weeks ago, I…

Happy International Women’s Day…Feel GOOD Friday!

What a great day to be a woman! I love the idea of having an international women’s day. After all, none of us would be here if it weren’t for a strong woman that carried us in her belly for 40 weeks! I still get amazed by reading that number. 40 weeks is a long…

Feel GOOD Friday…Exercise=Endorphins

Although it is pretty pricey, I have no regrets in joining Equinox.  For me, I love all the classes at Equinox.  They are all challenging, but fun, and I always leave feeling like I got a good workout.  I enjoy working out–I feel like it is a time for me to focus on myself and…

Feel GOOD Friday…Work/Life Balance

So the truth is yesterday I just didn’t feel like blogging.  It was the first day since I started blogging, where I was just completely in a funk.  I guess that happens, and any good blogger pushes through, and posts, but I just decided to stay quiet for the day. Anyways, I stole this article…

The best thing I did while wedding planning…

Planning a wedding is a huge task. One of the most important things to remember as a bride is that it will all come together…some way or another. One piece of advice that one of my coworkers–Jonathan gave me while planning, was that even if something doesn’t go as planned–I will be the only one…

Seasons of Love with Thor & Bentley…

So, I woke up this morning bright and early!  I love mornings where waking up isn’t difficult.  It is probably due to the fact that I went to bed at 10 pm.  I tend to be more of a night owl by nature.  I actually write a lot of my blogs at night and then…

Tine’s Famous & Delicious Salad

One of my favorite things to eat is salad, but I don’t like boring salads.  My friend Justine, makes this salad, which is one of my favorites…I’m always excited when she says she is bringing it!  I’ve made it myself before and it is simple and most people love it! Here is the recipe: 2…