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When Love Leaves…

I have grown to become very independent, and I love it. I have been blessed in the past to have met several guys who respect that. I'm not one to cling or follow someone around like a lost puppy. I'm just very confident in carrying myself without someone there always by my side. Summer always… Continue reading When Love Leaves…

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Journal #14: A Week That Felt “Normal”

The word "normal" has a lot of definitions at the moment, especially now that many cities and countries around the world are starting to reopen. It's odd to think that my new normal is suddenly comforting. It's like I went through the two month process of adjusting, and now I've come to full terms with… Continue reading Journal #14: A Week That Felt “Normal”

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Coffee Chats: The Need to Succeed

Have you ever had a dream where you were getting to the part of finding out what was about to happen, then suddenly you wake up? I was frustrated with myself when that happened to me earlier this week. My dream ended with me trying to decide if I wanted to go watch a sports… Continue reading Coffee Chats: The Need to Succeed

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Topic: Disassembling Your Life Armor

I'm not a big reader anymore, but right now, there is one book calling my name, and I am so ready to get my hands on it. The book is called "More Myself" by Alicia Keys. BrenĂ© Brown had her on her podcast last month, and she left me SHOOK. Alicia and I have more… Continue reading Topic: Disassembling Your Life Armor

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Journal #13: Work From Home Saga + Early Morning Earthquake

I can now say I experienced two earthquakes in less than a year. It doesn't freak me out, but I'm definitely not used to it. I grew up in the Midwest where mother nature has other things on her mind, like tornadoes and lake effect snow. There was a 6.5 earthquake in central Nevada early… Continue reading Journal #13: Work From Home Saga + Early Morning Earthquake

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3 Months Blogging!

I don't know what's more satisfying - hitting three solid months of writing my thoughts and feelings into a blog, or the stack of three doughnuts I picked for the header image of this post (it's no secret I love doughnuts so much). But really, time just flew by despite everything being closed or slowly… Continue reading 3 Months Blogging!

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Coffee Chats: Reminiscing About College

College can be quite the time, and one you'll never forget. I have been thinking about my college days recently because it's graduation season! #ClassOf2020 So, I thought it would be appropriate for today's Coffee Chats topic to be about my college experience. It's been 10 years since I started college. Sunday will be six… Continue reading Coffee Chats: Reminiscing About College