Is there such a thing as working too much? During these times where some find themselves unemployed, I am asking myself if I am working too much. Isn't that crazy? I feel blessed that I can still work. I feel a bit guilty too. I know I am doing what I can to contribute and… Continue reading Midnight Thoughts: Can you work too much?
When you're in self isolation, you're forced to sit at home and with all of this time on our hands, we tend to find new hobbies. Well, mine was in the form of Tik Tok. As I hold my head low in embarrassment. I mean c'mon isn't that app geared to teens more than adults??… Continue reading Social Distancing Made Me Do It.
It's 11:15 pm and I realized I hadn't updated anyone on my "Keto Journey" and people, it has been quite the journey so far!! Now as a reminder, I do not recommend this to just anyone. Make sure you speak to your doctor first especially if you suffer from any auto-immune diseases. I have hypothyroidism.… Continue reading Midnight Thoughts: Keto Day 37
Good morning! I should have updated you about the reunion ages ago! I apologize for the delay. My reunion was on October 19th, 2019 and it was so much fun seeing friends! I along with my husband attended a high school football game the night before! It felt great to be home and supporting our… Continue reading Update: 20th Class Reunion
Every year around Veteran's Day, I think about my husband and the time he has served. I think about the time we lived out of a hotel for almost 60 days because our housing was not available yet. I also think about the time we sat in Vatican City sipping on an eight Euro Pepsi!… Continue reading Morning Thoughts: Loving a Veteran.
Whew. This post might be all over the place but I started to think a lot about my life this month when I turned 38! That and I also recently went home for my 20th high school reunion. That brought back some great memories of who I was back when I was a teenager, then… Continue reading Midnight Thoughts: Finding Myself Again?
I don't even know why this popped in my head but it could be that I was scrolling through Instagram and happened to view this post... Compromise is the first word I think of. When Chris and I first started dating, we argued about chores. Sounds crazy right? Well I had lived alone for a… Continue reading Midnight Thoughts: Marriage is Compromise, Fixing Myself.
This restaurant just opened near Frederickson, WA and a friend of mine and I decided we would go give it a try! Newly built and a great atmosphere. I ordered a peach ice tea to start and it was delicious. The wait staff came by the table several times to make sure we were doing… Continue reading Hops n Drops-Tacoma, WA.
Seattle has hit records today! They haven't had this much snow fall since 1923! Grocery stores are cleared out of everything. Some like myself were skeptical on the amount of snow we would actually receive. Boy were we very surprised! The statement I have received since snow started to fall is "you're from the mid-west,… Continue reading Tacoma: Snow-ma-geddon?!
I was asked to talk about my job as a Juvenile Detention Officer, although I can not give out any personal details, I can share my journey of how I got here. Ever since I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to go to college. I was always back and forth with wanting… Continue reading Juvenile Justice: My New Career.