The Lost Girls by Heather Young is the type of book where you tell yourself, "Oh, I'll go to bed after this, just one more chapter," and then you can't sleep because you can't stop thinking about it. In short the book is about a six year old girl, Emily Evans, who vanishes from her… Continue reading The Lost Girls by Heather Young is Something Else
I was skeptical about the entire situation of reading Gabrielle Union’s We’re Going to Need More Wine. Was it a self help book? A memoir? I have never in my life read a self-help book despite easily reading a book in a week. So I was nervous. I mulled on the idea of renting this… Continue reading Gabrielle Union, We Are Going to Need More Wine: A Book Review
I'M GOING ON VACATION. Let us all thank the Gods because 2020 has been absolute trash and I need to leave.
Health benefits? Health insurance? Vision insurance? Premiums? All this makes me really not want to be sick.
I think we can all agree that we're a bit stressed right now. There's a global pandemic, human rights are at stake for multiple groups and we have murder hornets. Freaking murder hornets. AND IT'S ONLY JUNE. As an empath, I feel emotions much harder than others. Many people think it's one of my best… Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Destress
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 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
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
Happy Halloween! If you know me well, you know I love spooky season and that Halloween is my favorite holiday, even though I don't watch horror movies, I'm afraid of clowns and I'm afraid of the dark still. So, it's only right that I looked up some of the creepiest, or just plain wrong, things… Continue reading 5 Crazy Things That Happened on Halloween
This might be the saddest thing I ever write but: after endless outreaches, early mornings and late nights, it's almost time to wrap up my time as a 2019 500 Festival Princess and usher in the new era of Princesses who will come after me. Which brings me to you. Hello, there. You've come here… Continue reading 3 reasons why you need to apply to be a 500 Festival Princess