5 Tips for Long-Distance Friendships

5 Tips for Long-Distance Friendships

This year we've had to reinvent what community and communication looks like.So I'm sharing 5 tips on how to remain steadfast in your long-distance friendships, even in 2020! 1. Check in (phone calls, video chats) Nothing gives me joy like gabbing on the phone with a friend. I love talking with my husband, but talking with a [...]

Let’s Talk Suicide Prevention

Let’s Talk Suicide Prevention

September is National Suicide Prevention Month And I'm choosing to use this month as an opportunity to start the conversation about mental health and wellness. This year has been challenging in more ways than one. The CDC published an article in September entitled Mental Health, Substance Use, and Suicidal Ideation during the COVID-19 Pandemic. It's [...]

Fall Decor Finds

Fall Decor Finds

I'm living for all the warm, cozy vibes. It may not technically be fall yet, but it's never too early to get in the spirit. This week, I put a poll on Instagram stories asking when people thought it was socially acceptable to decorate for fall. Y'all are my people! Over 50% of you said [...]

LDW Sales

LDW Sales

It's that time again: Labor Day Weekend! The end of summer is near. Hard to believe it's even September. But this weekend is a great opportunity to stock up on some essentials or to buy that piece you've been eyeing all season long! Tons of hot deals at all the top retailers. Check out my [...]

August 2020 Recap

August 2020 Recap

This was a hard and challenging month for me. I think I'm just now beginning to see how COVID has affected every single aspect of my life. I've had to wrestle with the consequences of my profession and how being an "essential worker" during this season has impacted my marriage and family relations. I had [...]