Versatile Blogger Award

During a bit of a roller coaster week (actually, aren’t all weeks a bit of a roller coaster? Some are just Six Flags Magic Mountain-sized and some are Disneyland-sized), I was extremely honored to be nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award but one of my favorite bloggers at Greater Than Gravity. She blogs about having … More Versatile Blogger Award

Awesome Blog Alert

I spend a lot of time here talking about myself (obviously) but I definitely still want the center of this blog to be about the various forms of things that inspire me, not just sharing my own feelings and stories. One of the biggest ways I get inspired is actually by other people’s blogs. I … More Awesome Blog Alert

Giving Thanks

When times are tough or one part of your life (or even several) isn’t going well, it’s good to remind yourself of what you’re thankful for and of all the good things and those things going right in your life. Sometimes I just write these in a journal (yes, I still keep one of those too) but … More Giving Thanks


A good friend from work had the fantastic suggestion a few weeks ago that I write about expectations and it just so happens that I was struck with the lightning bolt of inspiration today. I think it’s probably pretty evident by now that I have a lot of expectations for myself. I feel like I … More Expectations

My First Blog Award: The Best Moment Award!

Awarding the people who live in the moment, The noble who write and capture the best in life, The bold who reminded us what really mattered – Savoring the experience of quality time. RULES: Winners re-post this completely with their acceptance speech. This could be written or video recorded. Winners have the privilege of awarding the next … More My First Blog Award: The Best Moment Award!

First Nomination

So I just got some incredible news tonight. I’ve been nominated for my first blog award by another fantastic blogger: How to Date in Las Vegas. I can’t say thank you enough for this first and this huge honor! I put a lot of myself into this blog so it means more than words can say … More First Nomination