All Posts · Story Time Saturday

What I Learned From Losing a Pet


My dog died.   Even though we were expecting it, I never expected the emotions that came after that. My dog was about to turn 13 years old when she died. I had been preparing myself for her death for months but nothing could have prepared me for that call. Once my dad told us… Continue reading What I Learned From Losing a Pet

All Posts · Feature Friday

Everybody Believes in Something: I Believe in Coffee


Inspiration and motivation can be hard to come by, especially if you’re stuck in a rut of an everyday routine and are working at a position that doesn’t allow for a much creative outlet. Trust me, I completely understand. I spent two years working a 9 to 5 office job, and I struggled with getting… Continue reading Everybody Believes in Something: I Believe in Coffee

All Posts · Writer's Thoughts

What I Learned in 2017


1. What you lose when working too much. Some things aren’t worth money. This fall, I decided to pick up an additional job. All for very practical reasons. However, I learned what you miss when you are working 50+ hours per week and going to school at the same tome. Don’t get me wrong, working… Continue reading What I Learned in 2017