• Personal

    Dakarai…Gone But Never Forgotten

    Today marks one year since our baby boy was born and tomorrow will be one year since he’s been gone. It doesn’t get easier missing him, but it does get easier to cope. Early that morning I went to the hospital expecting to be sent back home, but hours later I was being rushed into surgery for an emergency c-section. When I came out from under anesthesia I was in the ICU. I had lost a lot of blood and I was having respiratory issues. They brought Dakarai in to see me before he was transferred to another hospital, but…

  • Fitness,  Personal

    Workout Gear

    I don’t really shop at Sears that much, actually I can’t remember that last time I shopped at Sears. I had been on their recently searching for some things. Nothing in particular, just kinda comparison shopping. Anyway, a few weeks…

  • Fitness,  Personal

    Back to the Gym

    Tonight was my first time back at the gym in about 6 months. It is so hard to get back into it when you’ve been out so long. I kept telling myself every day I was going to start back…

  • Decor

    Crochet

    My mom started teaching me to crochet a long time ago and I really enjoyed it. Then she passed away and I let it go for a while. A couple of years ago I tried to pick it back up…

  • Recipes

    Polenta for Breakfast

    I love simple meals. Sometimes they are the most tasteful and enjoyable meals that I can make. Especially when I’m not really in the mood to cook and when I haven’t been grocery shopping yet. Sometimes it just one of…

  • Decor,  Personal

    Just One of Those Days

    Today was just one of those days. It was just an off day. I couldn’t seem to get it together. When I got home from work, I just crashed. I had to snap myself out of this funk. So,I decided…

  • Personal

    Coffee Love!

    If you’ve read my post on “Random Facts About Me” then you already know I love coffee. Or if you know me personally you know I love coffee. My love of coffee began when my mother and I use to…

  • Recipes

    Homemade TTLA

    Homemade TTLA I dont’t know if you all have heard about the TTLA yet, but if you haven’t it’s basically a vegan BLT. You can find it at Whole Foods. It was made popular by Actress Tabitha Brown; you can…

  • Personal

    Random Facts About Me

    I love, love, love coffee. I enjoy cooking and coming up with my own recipes. I like being organized. I’m a thinker. I don’t like talking on the phone. I don’t like being late for anything. I’ve shaved my head…