Thursday, December 18, 2014

The 100% Real Face of Depression

On Monday I made a video. 

I needed someone to talk to, so I talked to myself. Normally I journal. I had to make a video instead.

I had no intention of ever sharing the video.

At that particular moment in time I was overwhelmed with sadness and felt I had no one to talk to. Of the handful of people I know, they were either at work or just didn't want to hear any more of my sob stories.

So, why am I posting this here?

Monday, December 8, 2014

A True Story of Love and Rescue: Susie's Hope

I'll tell you, I did not waste any time replying to this review with a big, bold YES! Animal rescue is something that is very dear to my heart. I feel like their is a special place in this world for animal abusers and I will use my voice to speak with those who are unable to speak for themselves. My 9 year-old boxer, Casey, is a rescue. I adopted her when she was 6 months old. Someone had dumped her and left her to die in the 100+ degree Oklahoma summer with no where to go.

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Enough with Elf on the Shelf

I'm going to go on a bit of a rant today.

Just because I can.

When you're a blogger you see a lot of great things floating around the blogosphere, but you also see a lot of not-so-good.

Today I want to talk about Elf on the Shelf. Maybe touch on Kindness Elves and/or the Kindness Mouse.

Monday, December 1, 2014

#awakenlove THE SONG: Awaken Love Couple’s Devotional by Kyle and Desirae Idleman

The movie "The Song" is a love story centered around music. It's the story of a singer-songwriter who marries the love of his life, but when his career takes off thanks to a hit song he wrote for his wife, his life and marriage starts to suffer. 

10 + Free Places to Find Christmas Music

Best Music to Accompany Festivities

Christmas is a wonderful time of year. All the presents to buy, food to prepare, families to visit, and the long wait for Santa. What is Christmas without the sound of music? Christmas just isn't the same without the wonderful bells jingling and the singing of merry tides.

Finding free Christmas music does not have to be a chore, especially if you have a computer and internet connection. With a few simple key strokes you will be on your way to jolly good tidings and cheer.

Friday, November 28, 2014

The Adventures of Ralph Ribbit by Louise T. Constantinople

Guys, I'm a sucker for a good kids book. I still read teen/young adult novels from time to time. I think because I was reading authors like Stephen King at the age kiddo is now (almost 10) I sort of skipped over the a lot of other books. I did real a lot of Judy Blume, Beverly Cleary, and RL Stine. I had a hard time with the Babysitters Club series though. Funny, I cringe at the thought of kiddo reading Carrie at her age. I was also reading Edgar Allen Poe and JR Tolkien as well. I am not sure she could even figure those out. When it comes to reading, I was a little more advanced. My mother went to college for English Literature until I was born. Books were the normal was of life for me and our house was packed with them. 

Monday, November 24, 2014

WalMart Fall Beauty Box Review

You may not know this, but I did some reviews for Ipsy. I didn't write about it or really do a lot of videos because it was just too hard to keep up with. Every month I received a cute little bag with an assortment of products. A  lot of it was strange makeup I would never use. I work from home so I don't put on makeup daily so there was another group of products I would never get to.
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