Sometimes I’m Not, Sometimes I am

Sometimes Cropped

Sometimes I'm not all put together.  Sometimes I'm not happy.  Sometimes I'm not my best.  Sometimes I'm not inspired. Sometimes I'm not what people expect. Sometimes I'm not forgiving.  Sometimes I'm not rational.  Sometimes I'm not open to change.  And. That's. Okay.  Sometimes I am passionate, … [Read more...]

Curing Your Sunday Night Blues

Curing Your Sunday Night Blues

{Image via Unsplash | Graphics added by Nicole Raudonis} The weekend is fast approaching, and after this already long work week, it can't come soon enough. While I was thinking about my plans, I determined that I loathe Sundays. So why do I hate Sundays? It's because I don't do things I enjoy doing on Sundays. The last day of … [Read more...]

7 Random Times to Brainstorm


Since I work full-time and run this blog during off hours, I've realized that I come up with blog topics during the most random times. Some days I'll come up with blog ideas while waiting in line at the grocery store, and other days I'll come up with a topic during a scheduled brainstorming session. It depends on the day and what's on my plate at … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Spoil Yourself Tonight


{Image via Unsplash | Graphics added by Nicole Raudonis} We all need time to just relax and unwind at the end of a busy day. If you're anything like me, you don't do this enough. When I get home from work, I immediately start cooking dinner and take a shower. Then, I hop on my laptop and get some blogging work done until it's time for bed. … [Read more...]

Friday Favorites


Wow, what a week this has been. I told you on Monday that I had B12 shots scheduled Monday through Friday. Unfortunately, my body had a negative reaction to the second shot. I called my doctor right away and she told me to cancel the rest of my shots, but to come in on Wednesday for a check up. During the appointment, we determined that my body … [Read more...]

Wednesday Round Up


1. The World's 10 Happiest Countries {via CNN Living}  2. Arianna Huffington's Guide to Thriving {via Huffington Post} 3. 10 Questions to Help You Tap Into Your Purpose [via MindBodyGreen} 4. 11 Superfoods That Work Better Together {via Health Magazine}  5. Minimalist Living: Learn How to Declutter Your Home {via Yoga … [Read more...]

Health Update


This week is going to be a bit hectic, so bear with me if my posts seem a bit sporadic. As you know, I've been seeing a holistic doctor and recently got a bunch of blood work done. The results from those tests came in a week or so ago, and I was significantly deficient in vitamin B12. To hopefully help get me back up to a normal level, I'm … [Read more...]