Lifestyle · Wellness

Dear Diary: 6 Ways To Keep Your Overactive Mind & Anxiety In Check

Dear Diary, It’s 2019, and chances are, you or someone you know that is dealing with and are treated for some kind of anxiety. My therapist says that most of her clients are millennials, but research will tell you that most adults treated are 50+.Regardless of age and gender, mental health is something just as serious…… Continue reading Dear Diary: 6 Ways To Keep Your Overactive Mind & Anxiety In Check

At Home · Lifestyle

6 Ideas To Plan The Ultimate Relaxing Staycation

Dear Diary, I am a total homebody and after a week of sitting in freeway traffic, standing in long grocery store lines, and sitting for hours at dance practices and hockey games, there is nothing I look forward to more than getting home to relax… Sure, it would be nice to have more getaways and…… Continue reading 6 Ideas To Plan The Ultimate Relaxing Staycation

Lifestyle · Uncategorized

30 Lessons I’ve Learned Before 30

Dear Diary, Today is my 30th Birthday! As a kid, this was the age I always wished I could be because I thought that 30 meant having all your sh*t together, killing it in your dream career, and being married to whoever you chose in the game of MASH you played with your middle school…… Continue reading 30 Lessons I’ve Learned Before 30

Lifestyle · Uncategorized

Dear Diary: Help Me Silence My Inner B****

Dear Diary, There is this woman that I know who, lately, is just bugging the sh** out of me! She constantly has something negative to say, many times for no good reason. Just the other day, she told me that I need to cleanup my house better because its always a mess! She followed me…… Continue reading Dear Diary: Help Me Silence My Inner B****

Entertaining · Lifestyle · Uncategorized

6 Tips For Hosting A Gal-entines Get Together

Dear Diary, My huz and I have NEVER been into Valentines Day! In the 18 years we’ve known each other, we have never elected to participate, not because we (more like I) am a cheapskate sometimes, but because we have just never really got into it. Buuuuut, the last few years, I have enjoyed using…… Continue reading 6 Tips For Hosting A Gal-entines Get Together

In The Kitchen · Lifestyle · Uncategorized

Make A Green Fruit & Veggie Smoothie

Dear Diary, If I had a dollar for every time I started a diet and didn’t follow through….I’d have about a solid fifty bucks. Maybe more. Seriously. Dieting is NOT my thing. It’s hard. It takes dedication. It takes discipline. It makes you uncomfortable.I like things that are fun, yummy, easy, fast. Like street tacos.…… Continue reading Make A Green Fruit & Veggie Smoothie

At Home · Entertaining · Lifestyle

Create A Photo Backdrop Wall Using Fresh Roses DIY

Dear Diary, This year I am in charge of hosting my family’s annual Christmas get-together. You know me…I love to plan out parties, especially for the holidays! The thing is, most times my planning can go overboard really quickly, and then when it comes time to implement all of the things I wanted to have…… Continue reading Create A Photo Backdrop Wall Using Fresh Roses DIY

Lifestyle · Uncategorized

Last Minute Entertaining For Unplanned Guests

You’re having a super lazy Sunday morning, when all of a sudden you hear your text message alert go off on your phone… “Hi Friend! I’m in town and planning on stopping by! See you in a bit!” Oh. Hell. No. Of course you want to see your best friend from your junior year, but…… Continue reading Last Minute Entertaining For Unplanned Guests