The holiday gifting season is always one of the most stressful seasons. As much as I love giving gifts, budgeting and timing never seem to match up and I’m left flustered. Until this year! It is the first week of November and I am ecstatic to say that I have already purchased everyone’s Christmas presents! … Continue reading Before You Wreck Yourself
Something that’s been missing in my life has been a creative outlet outside of my day-job. I’ve joined committees and groups outside of work, even volunteering, but there was still a gaping hole for a creative need. Having an outlet that you can turn to and invest your energy into can bring a positive reinforcement … Continue reading A Little on the Side
I didn’t really feel like I missed out on much by going to Pepperdine for college, but one thing I felt like I didn’t get to experience was the excitement of college football! Football is a major part of the Texas culture. It literally starts in the “little league” of football games and doesn’t stop … Continue reading Touch Down Texas
There’s been a restaurant, The Collective, that I had been dying to try since it had opened in Oklahoma City. This collection of restaurants, eleven to be exact, was an exquisite take on a food court. Garrett and I were running late for brunch on a Sunday so we got in the car, drove into … Continue reading Counting Abs is Cheesier Said Than Done
I have an affinity for flowers. Not that it comes as a surprise to many of you. As you may know by now, I love all things bubbly, Parisian and floral. Having fresh blooms in my home, and even at my desk at work, is so important to me. The first time I discovered my … Continue reading Can We Speak in Flowers?
It feels like all I do these days is talk about dating...and that’s kind of true. I have no shame in admitting that every guy I’ve dated since 2016 has been from a dating app. I’ve found the most success in Bumble but have found a couple of suitors on Hinge. I truly stay the … Continue reading Bears. Beets. Bumble Buzz.
Traveling with G is hands down one of the coolest things I could do. We learned so much about each other and got to explore an incredible place that we hadn’t been to before. There were so many lessons we learned while we were gone for a week & I just thought it was absolutely … Continue reading The Couple that Travels Together
Did you see the news? Who are you voting for? Can you believe they said that? We all know where I stand on sharing my political, monetary and religious beliefs. Call me old-fashioned but we all know that the conversations we have now would make our grandparents clutch their Bibles. Politics are tricky. Talking politics … Continue reading A Clear Way to Talk Politics
After a day of drinking, it was time to get back on the exploration trail, so we headed to El Yunque National Forest! Fun fact: El Yunque is completely free and is the only tropical rainforest in the national forest system...pretty cool and beautiful to say the least. El Yunque is decently far from Old … Continue reading Chasing Waterfalls
After a restful night, we woke up to the sun through the curtains and the water hitting the shore and smiled because it was time to go on the Bacardí Distillery Tour! This was probably my favorite day of our vacation and it was worth every penny spent. We started off with breakfast at Zest, … Continue reading Some of Y’all Never Had Bacardí for Breakfast