The Harsh Reality Of The Holidays: What It’s Like To Be Alone At Christmas

The Harsh Reality Of The Holidays: What It's Like To Be Alone At Christmas

Growing up, I remember Christmases spent hopping from house to house. We would go to both grandmother’s and sometimes even an aunt or two’s as well. It was exciting visiting my cousins that I didn’t often get to see, especially my cousin, Tammy, who was always like a sister to me. I always looked up […]

Online Dating And The Fallout Of Being Catfished

Online Dating And The Fallout Of Being Catfished

When I moved into the dating pool, it was after a sudden ending of a relationship I had been deeply involved in. Sadly, it was also a start and stop relationship. We’d be intensely into each other, then have a falling out, then try it again. When it ended, however, there hadn’t been any falling […]

I Was In A Controlling Relationship And Didn’t Even Know It

I Was In A Controlling Relationship And Didn't Even Know It

Last month I ended things with a guy who I had been seeing for a few months, on and off. I say on and off because that’s exactly what it was. We would be on one week, off the next. Constantly. It was really quite ridiculous and childish, looking back, and I am not quite […]

Online Dating And My Personal Catfish Experience

Online Dating And My Personal Catfish Experience

I feel like most of you know what catfish means as in terms of dating, right? If not, check out this show stat from MTV and then get back over here. So, anyway, I have been dating online for years. I did it in my 20s, then I was married to Jay for the entirety […]

Save $1 On Pizza And Coca-Cola At Kroger #KrogerPizzaDeal #ad

Save $1 On Pizza And Coca-Cola At Kroger #KrogerPizzaDeal

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company all opinions are mine alone. #KrogerPizzaDeal #CollectiveBias As the holidays approach, schedules begin to become very hectic. Kroger stores have quick and affordable meal options available for the ultimate holiday meal solution. Pick up a Deli Fresh ready to heat pizza at […]

6 Holiday Diet Tips To Keep You From Blowing Your Weight Loss Goals #sponsored #medifast

6 Holiday Diet Tips To Keep You From Blowing Your Weight Loss Goals #sponsored #medifast

Well, we made it through Thanksgiving. For people who are actively dieting, that is no easy feat. I will admit, I blew my diet hard a bit during the holiday and am working hard to get back on track. I imagine many of you are in the same boat. We are all in this together, […]

Hallmark Channel’s “The Mistletoe Inn” Premiering This Thursday, Nov 23rd 8pm/7c! #ad #TheMistletoeInn #CountdownToChristmas

Get into the holiday spirit with @HallmarkChannel original movie, #TheMistletoeInn on Thursday, Nov 23rd at 8pm/7c! #CountdowntoChristmas

What are you doing for Thanksgiving? This year, I am meeting up with my daughter for lunch the day before and then with my aunt and cousins on the big day. I love getting together with family and friends that I haven’t seen in a while to catch up, relax and watch the parade or […]

Get A $300 Target GiftCard w/Samsung Galaxy S8 Purchase #SamsungTargetTech

Get A $300 Target GiftCard w/Samsung Galaxy S8 Purchase #SamsungTargetTech

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsungTargetTech #CollectiveBias ‘Tis the Season for a new Samsung Phone! Stay connected with friends and loved ones and capture those great holiday memories with a new Samsung device. For a limited time only, receive a $300 Target GiftCard™ […]

10 Tasty Oatmeal Muffin Recipes

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Did you know that December 19th is National Oatmeal Muffin Day? I did not know myself until recently. However my birthday is the day before and I really love oatmeal muffins so I feel that is some sort of sign. Wouldn’t you agree? Happy early birthday to me! Lol. Seriously, though, though some oatmeal muffins […]

Inspiration Clothes & Cleaning Out My Closet #medifast #sponsored

Inspiration Clothes & Cleaning Out My Closet #medifast #sponsored

A couple of days ago, I tried on everything in my closet. I have been losing weight doing the Medifast Go! program and I have been able to wear clothes that I have not been able to wear for years or even ever. For instance, I was able to get into this pair of Levi’s […]