End of December Resolutions

Why only do resolutions for the new year? I decided I am going to make a list of achievable (achievable is key in order to stay on track and not get discouraged) goals to complete. These include: Complete job application. Tidy up and organize my room. Register to vote. Finish my boyfriend’s Christmas present. Send…

Living vs. Existing

Have you ever felt like time is passing but nothing seems to feel right or make you happy? Have you ever not felt like doing anything because you felt like nothing could be changed and it was just how life went? Well if you have been feeling this way because of something, you may feel…

Cellphones at Dinner?

I went on a date with my boyfriend to the Cheesecake Factory. It was so much fun and I loved being able to spend time with him. We talked; enjoying our time and food. The couple that was sitting at the next table over was about to leave, when the woman stopped and looked at…

Motivation Board

Needing a little motivation? Create a motivation board/vision board! A motivation board is board that includes items that inspire you in general and a vision board is almost the same thing except you can use it more as a plan for what you want to accomplish. All you need is to cut out words or…

Tips on finding that unique gift!

Still having trouble finding that perfect gift? Here’s some ideas to get you inspired on where to find unique gifts! Places to find unique gifts: Craft fairs are great for finding unique gifts! You can find a wide range of different gifts that are for the most part one of a kind and not a…

DIY Christmas Banners

Banner #1: Triangle Banner Supplies: scrapbook paper (I used 12inX12in paper) twine or ribbon (whatever you prefer) scotch tape or hot glue (I used tape) black sharpie a pencil a ruler (or if you have awesome mental measuring skills or are confident in your abilities, then you don’t need one) scissors Directions: Use a ruler…

Fall Transitioning into Winter Favorites

Each of these items I have been using to their full potential. I either use these items throughout fall and winter or I begin to use them more during this time of transition. I hope you end up trying or loving any of these things! Avon hand lotion One of my biggest problems in Winter…

What’s in my fridge?

Hey guys! I try to keep strictly healthy foods in my fridge so that when I want junk food there is no reason for me to eat it because I already paid for the healthier options. I just thought I’d share what is usually in my fridge to give you some ideas on what to…

My Top Five Favorite Books on my Book Shelf

In no particular order… Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick The Fault in Our Stars by John Green The Twilight Series by Stephenie Meyer (I read the series 4 times and the first three books another time after that) Message in a Bottle by Nicholas Sparks I believe you can…

Workout of the Day! (12/2/15)

Here’s my workout from today that I did with my trainer! 10 minutes on the elliptical 3 sets of: a :30 plank 12 reps of bicep curls with a 7.5lb dumbbells 12 reps of bird dogs on each side alternating 12 reps of overhead tricep extensions 3 sets of   12 reps of knee hay…

10 Nifty Gifts for Fitness Nuts

I am getting a head start on looking for gifts for my family and friends for Christmas. I came across a few gifts that would be great for fitness lovers and I thought I would share them with you! Sorry, they are mostly (not all) geared towards girls since I’m a girl and have no…