Life After Being A College Athlete – Part 1

This is a difficult topic for me –– not because I’m emotional about it, but because I literally can’t find the words to describe how it feels. I started playing softball when I was around 10 years old. My sister had already been playing a year when I decided to join, and I only joined…

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9 Tips For Spring Cleaning

It’s officially Spring (at least it sometimes is here in Denver), and it’s time for so major cleaning. Brian and I have had the Spring cleaning bug for a week or two now and it has been lovely. By the way, as an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Which meeeeeans, if you that…

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Guys, I’m 30!

It’s official –– I am a 30 year old! Other than the emotional pain a few more wrinkles cause, I don’t feel 30. I feel like turning 30 snuck up on me — I swear I was graduating from high school last year. It’s weird how that happens, and I wonder if I’ll still feel…

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Making Yourself A BadA$$ Playlist

Everyone has those songs that makes them feel so energized, they feel like they can take on the whole world. I decided to create a playlist of songs that motivate me, and I think you should too! For the past 4 months or so, I’ve been slowly creating a playlist that makes me feel like…

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Spring Crafts!

Spring is here, even though Colorado hasn’t seemed to get the memo just yet –– snow in the forecast again? Come on! Last week a crazy blizzard came through Denver, keeping me cooped up inside for two days. My solution? Make some Spring projects to lift my spirits! In my Valentine’s Day post, I mentioned…

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5 Plants To Get This Spring For Your Home

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…

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Be You.

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,…

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5 Ways To Make Time For Your Partner

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…

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TGIF

‘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…

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Podcasts I’m Loving Right Now

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…

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