I like halloween, a lot. I love seeing the little kids all dressed up and on occasion I like dressing up myself. However, over the years, I have also realized what a dark day it can be. As Colby and I go on runs or walks...

If you know me, you know that writing a book would be the last thing on my bucket list. In fact, it wouldn't even make the bucket list. Interestingly enough, writing is not my talent. I always struggled with it and never enjoyed it. I...

While in the middle of writing and editing, I never thought I would be able to write a post quite like this. But, I am happy to share that my book launch party happened this past Saturday. I was so stressed leading up to the event....

Six years ago yesterday Colby and I got engaged. {10.23.10} Yes, I have shared this every year on this blog, but it's such a fun day to reflect again that I am sharing again. While it might seem silly to some to celebrate engagement, first dates, etc, I...

I don't think I have ever talked about my career on here, but now is the time to share. I have had the same job since college. I started at Concentra, a Healthcare company, in 2006. My first position was in the finance department and...

Things change when your family or someone you know goes through a tragedy. Maybe you can relate to this truth. Ever since my nephew passed away, I look for opportunities to help raise awareness and funds and while my heart is geared towards cancer foundations,...

The news and social media has been saturated with talk of the election. There has been truth shared as well as a lot of opinions. I don't think I am the only one who would admit that the choices don't seem to be the best. In...

Have you ever been super thirsty? Like to the point where it feels like you haven't had water in days? Maybe I am a little dramatic about it, but this has happened to me on several occasions. In fact, it turns out most of the...

Miscarriage. SIDS. Stillbirth. Birth Defects. Eptopic Pregnancy. What do these have to do with me? Well nothing. But 1 in 4 pregnancies end in loss, so even though I can't relate, many around the world can. Tomorrow, October 15th is national pregnancy and infant loss remembrance day....