Did you miss me?? Haha! Every once in a while something happens that lights that creative fire and then...I write. This time it was a simple text from my mom. Telling me she is thankful every day. Ten years ago, my life was unrecognizable. Bad choice after bad choice, disappointing my friends, my family. I… Continue reading Thankful
I'm sure there are plenty of people out there who know Carmel better than I do. Up until a few years ago, I had never even been. *gasp* I know. . .it's hard to believe. Carmel is an absolute gem of a town! So lovely, in fact, that my husband and I decided to get married… Continue reading 7 Tips for a Wonderful Weekend Getaway to Carmel.
So. . .I just saw the Facebook video of the animal testing being done at Texas A&M laboratories (came out in December, so maybe you've already seen it). I hate this feeling. The overwhelming sadness and crippling helpless feeling. The problem is so big, what can I do about it? Something. Anything. I'm not going… Continue reading Animal testing.
Ok, guys, I don't want to be THAT person. But sometimes Mondays just suck a little more than usual, you know?? And that woman in the chair. . .HAH! So good! Hang in there! xoxoxo JYAJ
As I listened to my podcast this morning (Stuff You Should Know), I was kind of struck by. . .I don't know. . .feelings? Now normally my morning commute is filled with feelings, but they're more of the "why are you in the fast lane going 60 mph" variety. These were the warm, fuzzy types. The topic was… Continue reading Spread the Love!
As someone who has struggled with self-doubt most of my life, I can honestly say it is one of the most toxic feelings one can experience. It plants itself in your brain and those roots go pretty deep. Actually, this blog is an attempt to move past the lingering doubts that I still carry. I… Continue reading Overcoming Self-Doubt
Let's all do a little of this today. xoxo JYAJ