Spring and Summer Upgrades {2017}

To be perfectly honest, I have upgraded an entire home in the last twenty days! On June 1, I signed a lease in Oregon and immediately began purchasing furniture, a bed, everything for my kitchen and what feels like countless storage accessories. Would be silly to list everything out, so I’ll go with a few… {read more}

Intentions :: June 2017

I hope your June is off to a lovely start! Although I planned to keep blogging while on the road to Oregon, the trip, exploring, finding a home and moving in grabbed a great deal of my time! Only a few bins need to be unpacked and I am settling in nicely to my new… {read more}

Moving west.

My move to Maryland {four years ago} was always temporary. I stayed a little longer than originally planned, to spend more time with my littlest loves. I’ll be back, frequently, to watch them grow in the years ahead. Of course, I will miss Maryland and being so close to family and friends. It has been… {read more}

Intentions :: May 2017

Happy May to you! The month of my westbound move it upon us! To say I’m excited is an understatement. This month will be filled with packing, family time, visiting friends, an epic road trip {with my sister} and calling a new city home. May 2017 Intentions Read Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of… {read more}

Intentions :: April 2017

April is my final full month living in Maryland. It’s hard to believe my move west is nearly upon us! April 2017 Intentions Read Go Pro: 7 Steps to Becoming a Network Marketing Professional Plan final local road trips for May Spend time with family and friends Begin packing for my move Read daily Purge… {read more}

Winter Upgrades {2017}

My winter upgrades were born out of necessity. Lucky Brand Jeans Last year I proudly claimed my more muscular bottom half and gave away all my too small jeans. Unfortunately, my health dilemmas from the second half of the year resulted in a loss of nearly 20 pounds over the course of several months. And… {read more}

Intentions :: March 2017

March is arriving tomorrow! I had a feeling the first few months of this year were going to be swift. February was a lovely local month, with another quick trip to New York. I finally visited Niagara Falls and it was worth the wait. March 2017 Intentions Read Start Where You Are: A Journal for Self… {read more}

Year Long Intentions :: 2017

We are over seven weeks into 2017. Time seems to go by so quickly these days. Similar to last year, I’m planning year long intentions to carry through December. Daily Read. This is a repeat from last year. I’m carrying on with my plan to read at least on book each month. Reading first thing… {read more}

2016 Happiness Jar

2016 marked my fourth year of writing little notes to place inside a happiness jar. It’s always fun and enlightening to tip the jar over and read the short notes to myself, at the start of a new year. Despite last year having numerous difficult moments, there’s still plenty to smile about. Favorite notes: Family… {read more}

2017 Reading List

Year number five of setting aside one book to read each month has arrived. For 2017, my book choices are a lovely blend of business and personal/lifestyle. 2017 Reading List January :: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance February :: The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment March :: Start Where You… {read more}