Here is your ultimate guide to new and improvised Christmas traditions, decorating on a budget, gift recommendations, and finding Christmas cheer in the midst of a pandemic: Lets's Start with New Traditions: The 12 days of Christmas: I just came up with this idea, so bear with me here. Is it just me or do … Continue reading Have Yourself a Very Covid Christmas
While everyone shares all the amazing things they did throughout the year on their stories and posts, it’s important to remember that it’s okay if your year didn’t exactly go as planned. It’s okay if you don’t have much to share. You made it and that’s what matters. This year you may have fought the … Continue reading 2020 in a Nutshell
Christmas Eve is in just a few short days and for the love of Christmas, please don't just buy some plain 'ol Chips A'hoy to leave for Santa. Do “Santa” (aka yourself) a favor and make these cookies. You'll never look back. They're literally the best cookies ever! Here it is: INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup of … Continue reading Santa’s Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies:
College wasn’t what I had imagined. It consisted of a spiraling loss of friendships who were dear to me. My family crumbling into pieces. News that broke me for a long time. And depression. Yes, depression. Anyone who knows me, knows that I’m always a really happy person but for once in my life, I … Continue reading I Hated College
It's that time of the year, when we all want to come inside after fun fall activities to a yummy bowl of warm chili. Here's our go-to recipe that is not only super easy to make but so freakin' delicious. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil1 pound ground turkey or ground beef 2 cans … Continue reading Leonard’s Crockpot Chili Recipe
In light of our 2nd year Anniversary, I'm taking you all on a little trip down memory lane with me to the best day of my life. Here's all the details from our fall wedding in Benton Harbor, Michigan. THE ENGAGEMENT: We got engaged January 25th, 2016 at the top of the Navy Pier Ferris … Continue reading Our Fall Wedding:
Here’s a yummy twist to your regular ‘ol breakfast hashbrowns! Breakfast can get kind of boring with the same things; oatmeal, grits, cereal, breads so here’s a recipe to add some flavor to your breakfast! What you need: -peeled sweet potatoes (obviously) -cheese grater or if you have a fancy food chopper! -extra virgin olive … Continue reading Sweet Potato Hashbrowns:
If you saw my Instagram stories awhile back I mentioned that if you wanna show your man (or significant other) that you love them (or make up for something lol), make them biscuits and gravy! Well... I have a new game changer my friends! STUFFED FRENCH TOAST! What you need: 4 pieces of bread1/2 brick … Continue reading The Most Amazing & Easy Stuffed French Toast Recipe!
GUESS WHAT, YA’LL?! After being encouraged by so many people, we finally decided to take the plunge and create a vlog! Maybe it was quarantine boredom or just perfect timing since we just started our first travel nursing assignment but we’re going for it! For some of you who don’t know, a vlog is a … Continue reading The Secret is Out!!!
A couple months ago a friend asked me to write a blog about how to make a new city feel like home and low and behold, here it is! I should start out by saying that I spent 22 years of my life in the same town. I knew the town like the back of … Continue reading How to Make a New City feel like HOME