5 Things My Career Break Taught Me

5 Things My Career Break Taught Me

If you are not new to my blog then you know that I have recently taken a break off from work, almost 5 weeks in total. I start my new job on Friday, which sadly means that my time off is now coming to an end, so I wanted to take some time this morning [...]

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My Sleep Routine

My Sleep Routine

Sleep. Who doesn't love sleep?! As I mentioned in my previous post about fighting anxiety, I have had some major sleep problems over the past few years. I used to be the type of person who would sleep all night, could fall asleep as soon as my head hits the pillow, and I would wake [...]

Fighting Anxiety: What Works For Me

Fighting Anxiety: What Works For Me

If you have been keeping up with my blog you should already know that I have suffer from anxiety and panic attacks. I experienced my first panic attack when I was in around 10 years old and and I had them on an off throughout my teens. Then, in late 2014 I was going through [...]

Making a Big Change!

Making a Big Change!

This is a post that I'm so excited to write! I have been in HR for basically my entire adult life, I started working in an office when I was 18 and I haven't left that environment since, not even for a break. I'm almost 34 so that's a long time! For the past 3-4 [...]

March 20th = Finally Spring!

March 20th = Finally Spring!

Even though there's still (a lot) of snow on the ground and we're not out of the "safe zone" yet, I am very excited to welcome spring 2018 into my life! I was seriously starting to doubt if this day would ever come. Was it only my city or does the rest of the world [...]

Friday Favorites – Lip Products

Friday Favorites – Lip Products

This morning when I was putting on my makeup I was thinking about how much I love a certain lip butter and how I should add it into a Friday Favorites post. Then I realized that it has been SO long since I last did a Friday Favorites post so here you go! I live [...]

10 Things About Me

10 Things About Me

I'm actually embarrassed about how long it's been since I've blogged. I had all of these great ideas to blog about winter style, Christmas, Valentine's Day and our winter vacation, and I don't know what happened! All of a sudden we're a week away from March and I didn't get to do any of those [...]

Staying Sane in November & December

Staying Sane in November & December

So.... did you guys know that Christmas is only 40 days away?! Did anyone else's heart just stop or was just that mine?! I remember when I was a kid, Christmas was SO exciting and the wait for December 25th was excruciating, it seriously felt as though Christmas would never get here. However, I'm finding [...]

Surviving Cold Season at Work

Surviving Cold Season at Work

This post is my third in my "How to survive work" series (see #1 and #2 here) Remember that cold I mentioned having in Friday's post?? Well it's now Monday and it's still kicking my ass! I haven't had a cold in years so I forgot just how inconvenient they can be and just how miserable they can make you [...]

Spiced Apple Bundt Cake

Spiced Apple Bundt Cake

Something that you might not know about me if you’re new to my blog is I love baking! Something about transforming ingredients into something tasty makes me feel accomplished and relaxed. It’s always a huge bonus when people enjoy what I bake too. It feels like my contribution and I love that. This past weekend [...]