Travel Diaries: Ruskin, Tampa, Clearwater, and Around

This past week, my family and I have spent 10 days visiting my younger brother in Tampa Florida. It was a great, relaxing vacation with a lot of fun field trips around the area. Its funny how the universe keeps bringing my family back to the Tampa Bay area, being that this is about the … Continue reading Travel Diaries: Ruskin, Tampa, Clearwater, and Around

Travel Diaries: Surviving a 13 Hour Car Ride

It's summer, so that means traveling. While flying is ideal, it can also be fun to drive. This past weekend, we drove the thirteen hours from Virginia to Tampa Florida to visit my brother for one last family hoorah before we all move to different states. Some of these tips may be obvious, but this … Continue reading Travel Diaries: Surviving a 13 Hour Car Ride

The Horrors of Bathing Suit Shopping

Welp, it's that time of year again. If you haven't already, you are probably going shopping to get this year's bathing suit. This experience can be traumatic and can tear you down. You could spend hours in the dressing room, and still not find anything you are comfortable in. This has been me the last … Continue reading The Horrors of Bathing Suit Shopping

A Letter To My Dad On Father’s Day

Dear Dad, Another Father's Day is here and I still cannot afford anything that even says thank you enough for being such a great dad. You  deserve the world. Thank you for being there for me whenever I have something crazy happen to me. You are the first one I call in emergency situations because … Continue reading A Letter To My Dad On Father’s Day

5 Tips To Make Your Concert Experience Even Better!

I have been to over 20 concerts in my 21 years of living. I will never forget my first concert.... the Jonas Brothers. Or the craziest concert I have been to... One Direction at Nationals Stadium. Just this past weekend, I went and saw Scotty McCreery for the second time. Over the years, I have … Continue reading 5 Tips To Make Your Concert Experience Even Better!

Repeat After Me: Mental Health Is Not A Joke.

This blog is going to be more of a rant to hopefully create awareness on a subject I hold near and dear to my heart. Mental Health. I was going to write something fun this week, but over the last few days, we lost two celebrities. Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain both committed suicide this … Continue reading Repeat After Me: Mental Health Is Not A Joke.

Combating Self Doubt (You Are Worthy)

I often tell myself I cannot do something, or I am not worthy enough for something. That couldn't be further from the truth. We all have those moments where maybe we think that we are not good enough. Why would someone love me? Why would someone choose me? What do I have to offer that … Continue reading Combating Self Doubt (You Are Worthy)