I Can’t Wait to Parent Through Encouragement

I saw this post on Facebook. And I had some food for thought. It was shared by one of my best friends and before I even read the entire post, I knew what it was about. "Don't punish the behavior you wish to see" it said and moments from my childhood came flooding in. The… Continue reading I Can’t Wait to Parent Through Encouragement

You’re Not The Only One Who Wants To Get Out of Quarantine

You haven't been able to leave the house for 11 days because of the stay-at-home order — and because they won't let you leave. The bruises along your arms from being grabbed last night make your shoulder ache and you might have severely hurt your knee last night from the fall. As you scroll through… Continue reading You’re Not The Only One Who Wants To Get Out of Quarantine

Stop What You’re Doing and Go Read “The Turn of the Key” by Ruth Ware

I'm writing this book review fresh from reading. I mean quite literally I put the book down about 7 minutes ago, sat in shock and awe for a good five and then ran to my computer, my fingers already tingling about the magical things I NEEDED to tell anyone who would listen. "The Turn of… Continue reading Stop What You’re Doing and Go Read “The Turn of the Key” by Ruth Ware

19 Random Facts to Help With Boredom

Since we're all in the house bored (or you should be unless you're a selfish human being), here's 19 random facts I've found in my free time. I thought I'd share. Cheers. Some woman made her wedding veil the length of 63 football fields. I can't make this up. 2. The hashtag symbol is actually… Continue reading 19 Random Facts to Help With Boredom

Real Thoughts About the Coronavirus Situation

Well to be quite frank dear readers: This whole situation sucks. And I mean sucks big time. So I've decided to write this post because people, and especially people my age, tend to push our emotions deep down inside because that's what society says to do. And you know what? That's bullshit. So as a… Continue reading Real Thoughts About the Coronavirus Situation

It Couldn’t Be Me: Episode One : Yes, a BSU Professor Called the Cops on a Black Student

Heyoo! I literally disappeared off the face of the planet, I know, I'm sorry. But I have a special guest to make up for it: Kyle! He's decided to finally do our first podcast episode with me. It's not that long, the audio isn't that great but we're doing our best. Our first episode focuses… Continue reading It Couldn’t Be Me: Episode One : Yes, a BSU Professor Called the Cops on a Black Student

National Bagel Day: The Delicious History of a Beautiful Bread

Happy National Bagel Day! I don't know about you, but I love me a good bagel. My usual go to is blueberry bagels with strawberry cream cheese or cinnamon raisin bagels with butter on them. I'll eat them anywhere for anytime too. Breakfast, lunch, midnight snack. Carbs are my weakness and bagels fit right into… Continue reading National Bagel Day: The Delicious History of a Beautiful Bread