One of my goals for 2018 is to get back to reading more regularly. I absolutely love to read (both fiction and non-fiction) but over the past year or so I found myself more likely to pick up the TV remote at night to unwind rather than pick up a book. It's been a … Continue reading 2018 Reading Challenge
HAPPY NEW YEAR! The beginning of a new year is always exciting. It's a fresh start, a chance to make some changes and (hopefully) see positive results this time next year. It's the time of year for diets to begin anew, for gyms to see an influx of new (and returning) clients, for checkbooks to … Continue reading Good News Beyond January 1
It’s nearly time to say goodbye for good to 2017 and to usher in 2018. Perhaps, like me, you are ready to turn the page on a brand new year. Although 2017 was not a bad year for me personally, I’m ready for a new start—how about you? My word for 2018 is expectant, and I … Continue reading What’s Your Goal?
It's hard to believe that it's been almost a year since I began my adventure as an Ambassador for Noonday Collection. I've had fun introducing my friends and family to Noonday's line of beautifully handcrafted jewelry and accessories, and sharing with them the ways that purchasing from Noonday helps provide steady, dignified jobs with fair … Continue reading Shopping with a Purpose: My Hello Holiday Sale Picks
As 2017 rapidly winds down, it's natural to spend time reflecting on the year and looking ahead in anticipation of what 2018 might bring. Over this Thanksgiving break, however, I've tried to resist that temptation to dwell on the past and future and instead focus on the present, something that doesn't come easily for me. … Continue reading Soul Food
I love reading other people's blogs, and I especially love it when I personally know the author, as is the case with the "Happy Is the House" blog authored by my friend Alinda. Alinda and I first met in 7th grade and continued going to school together all the way through high school. We reconnected … Continue reading My Guest Post on “Happy Is the House”