Sisterly Love

My sister Kim was here for just over a week. She just graduated college and came to visit. During her visit she was faced with the reality of what her next step would be in life. She is a college graduate and has no idea what she wants to do moving forward. Feeling lost is an unpleasant feeling and finding an answer takes a serious commitment to figuring it out. It was hard for me to see her in such distress over life decisions. I...

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Same Love
Jul05

Same Love

I started writing this post awhile ago (a month ago) but I wanted to make sure it made the points I wanted to make. I didn’t feel like I could do this topic justice. I want to try so here goes. Yesterday we had July 4th which was a day about independence and freedom. I thought today was a good day to finish up my post this about a new freedom for some which is about “Same Love”. Let me explain… I grew up in...

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DIY Chalkboard
Jun18

DIY Chalkboard

We actually have an attached garage on our apartment that we turned into a Ravens Football sanctuary aka “man cave”. Matt quickly learned that the space was also a great arts and craft workshop for me. I have been working on projects to decorate the walls of the apartment. Last night I got the first one hung and I wanted to share my new chalkboard: Supplies: Wood Shadow Box Chalkboard Spray Paint Paint Painters Tape Paint...

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True Colors
Jun03

True Colors

We all struggle with something. Society puts pressure on us to act, look, and to be a certain way. I struggle daily with the inner voices telling me to meet certain standards and when I don’t, I beat myself up. I know you do too. So today, I am writing to you my friend because I know we have that in common. We are all wearing masks. We don’t want the world to see what is really going on within. Every one of us is fighting...

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FBO
Apr21

FBO

Everyone knows it isn’t official till it is Facebook Official (FBO). It doesn’t matter how real  you want something to be, nothing is real without the cyber gods blessing the event. It isn’t public until it hits the news feeds of Facebook. Urban Dictionary defines FBO as: A relationship that is determined official because it is posted under the relationship status on Facebook. When an event has happened and it only...

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