I don’t know when I officially became obsessed with plants & flowers, but it’s been pretty serious. Just last year, I brought home 4 plants in one month. Okay, maybe it’s not that bad… but you just wait until we get into a house –– I’m going to be buying and planting like crazy! Especially…Read More
What happens if you show your real self? What happens if you don’t listen to others’ misguided opinions about you? What happens if you don’t hold yourself back? —— We spend a lot of time and effort trying to put a filter on our lives — sure on social media, but more importantly & detrimentally,…Read More
Raise your hand if you and your partner get caught up in the day-to-day chaos that is life and forget to make time for each other –– my hand is up real high! Especially when life gets busy or a little stressful, it’s easy to put your blinders on and become a social recluse. I…Read More
‘You just have to find that thing that’s special about you that distinguishes you from all the others, and through true talent, hard work, and passion, anything can happen.’ – Dr. Dre This is just a reminder on this Frida morning that you are gold, baby… and don’t let anyone ever tell you different! Go…Read More
My commute to work is about 50 minutes each way… sometimes longer. When I started this job, I knew that I needed to start listening to more podcasts/audiobooks to fill the drive-time –– and that’s just what I did. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good jam. But, in my mind, if I’m going…Read More
Just wanted to wish all my ladies out there a Happy Galentine’s Day! ❤️ You are strong, and beautiful, and capable of oh so much. February 14th, Valentine’s Day, is about romance. But February 13th, Galentine’s Day, is about celebrating lady friends… It’s a wonderful holiday and it should be a national holiday. Leslie Knope…Read More
This year, I will improve myself –– mentally, physically & emotionally. In order to do that, I’ve laid out a plan and set goals for myself. Something that I think is just as important as my goals, are my affirmations. Affirmations are a great tool to have because, in a world where negativity & self-doubt…Read More
I like a good pun, especially when it comes to Valentine’s Day! They’re just sew cute 🙂 So, I went ahead and put together a list of my favorite Valentine’s Day puns. Enjoy! I like you a waffle lot! You make me melt. I like you berry much. You’re soda-lightful. We go together like mac…Read More
In the Collins household, we have a little thing in the corner we like to call the ‘Memory Jar’. We created this about 6 years ago and both love it! Here’s how it works: Throughout the year, notes are placed in the jar –– from January to December. These notes could contain events (good and…Read More
I work for a crafting company, which means I get the opportunity to explore my creativity from time to time.
This month, I made a few projects for Valentine’s Day that I thought I’d share with you!