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Hey there lovely people! I just wanted to give a quick shoutout to all of the mothers out there, and particularly the ones in my life! No matter what your situation may be, if you are providing for and contributing to your family in the best way that you know […]

Happy Mother's Day!


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Ever wonder what the key to a successful, happy, fulfilling life is? Wondering how to get along with others, succeed in your relationships, understand and communicate well with your children? Love, my friend, simply love. Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, […]

Love: Quote 55.


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Hey everyone! How are you guys doing? I’ve been MIA, I know, I know & I apologize. I pray that you all have been well! Here is a thought for the day: I ran across the quote below in an email that I’d save from my previous blog posts and […]

Jean-Jacques Rousseau : Quote 54.



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Hey guys! Here is a quick post for some of the music I’ve been listening to this month, aka my February Playlist. As you’ll notice, it’s a bit of a mix but that’s what makes it a great playlist! Also, I think it’s important to note that some of these […]

February Playlist: The Songs I've Been Loving.


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  What’s Big Lots you ask? Only one of the best places ever! Sure, everyone loves places like Wal-Mart–those devils–and Sams, but have you been to Big Lots? Thanks to my mom’s smart shopping habits, I now know that they have everything from food stuffs to hair & beauty products. And […]

Big Lots Beauty Haul.


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“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.”- Ernest Hemingway”   Thank you to Kingsman: The Secret Service for bringing this lovely quote to my attention. Remember, always remain true to self; it’s what’s necessary to be a […]

True Nobility: Quote 53.



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“And so the lion fell in love with the lamb…” he murmured.- Edward Cullen “What a stupid lamb,” I sighed.- Bella Swan “What a sick, masochistic lion.”- Edward Cullen –Twilight, by Stephenie Meyers Ahh, this quote…beautiful, isn’t it? I absolutely love Twilight, both the book and movie series. I own […]

"And So The Lion Fell In Love With The Lamb..."


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Hey there healthy people, how are you?! Wonderfully, beautiful I hope! Today I decided to post something a bit different, and hopefully it will be the first post of many like its kind. As you know, I’m making the effort to transition into a healthier lifestyle and with that I will be cooking […]

Spinach Pesto Pasta & Baked Salmon.


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“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’“ Interesting thing, my dad happens to be a huge admirer of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.–as most are–and in the spirit of the times, he asked that God would bring him a child with the same spirit to help and love […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015: Quote 50.



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I looked up the definition of family and this is what dictionary.com gave me:“any group of persons closely related by blood, as parents, children, uncles, aunts, and cousins.“ For some people, their family dynamics consist of just that and nothing more. They speak to one another due to obligation; they tolerate […]

Family, Gotta Love 'Em: Rachel & Photographs.


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Hi guys! First and foremost, HAPPY NEW YEAR! I pray that you and your families began the year 2015 beautifully and are continuing on a path of joy and happiness as the days progress. I thought I’d give you guys an update on myself, my life goals and the blog’s […]

The New Year: Blogging and Life Goals.


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“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson   Every year we make new year resolutions and statistics show that most people don’t stick to those. I think that is important not to necessarily fulfill those resolutions, but to make […]

Quote 49: A New Year.



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Remember to never give up, and never doubt yourself. Always be passionate, always be curious. It’s the only way you’ll change the world.   “I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”- Albert Einstein

Passionately Curious: Quote 48.


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 Brace yourself kids, ish is about to get real! As I’m sure most of you have noticed, I chopped off all of my natural hair. Any other time, this wouldn’t be a big deal, as I’m always cutting my hair after I get bored with it, but this was a bit different. After cutting it, I […]

Why’d You Cut Your Natural Hair?!


“What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful.” -Scott Westerfeld