It’s taken me a full year to write this. My fingers shake as I type. It has been a full year without my best friend Joshua. He took his life one year ago today. I still remember everything about February 5th, 2019. From the moment I woke up until the moment I cried myself to … More One Year
It’s been awhile since my last post and I took some time off from my social media outlets because I found out that I was expecting and since it is very new to me, I wanted to take time away and not have any distractions and truly embrace this intimate time. I kept my pregnancy … More My pregnancy journey: First Trimester
Life before marriage was busy, now that I am married it seems that life is even more chaotic. I remember being engaged and overwhelmed with the idea of what it meant to be a wife. Not to just have the title but to actually carry the weight of what a wife is. To cook, clean, … More For the brides and future wives….
I’ve been on my low waste/zero waste journey for a full year now and while I haven’t hit my goal of where I would like to be, I have made several changes with my personal life and life at home with my partner. (You can read about those changes here.) We both use reusable bags and … More How I shop #zerowaste
Now that I am no longer saving /spending for myself, I pay very close attention to our budget and expenses while we work on our debt and I wanted to share a few things we are saving on to help us on our debt free journey. Cable! With Netflix, Hulu and our local library, we … More 10 Things I don’t waste money on:
A few weeks ago, we had a visitor stay with us who only eats plant based/vegan meals. I meal plan every week so I had to make some adjustments that specific week but I came across a few recipes that would serve not only my husband and I, but our guest as well. Not only … More Naan Flatbread Recipe
Today I turn 27 years old and though I do not celebrate birthdays, every year I get older I reflect and meditate deeply on my life. I didn’t know what to expect from 2019 but I definitely didn’t expect to have so many trials this early in the year. I realize that I am not … More 27 Years of Reflection