abella eyewear ambassador

I have some exciting news! I was honored to be chosen to become a brand ambassador for Abella Eyewear! Abella has a list of fashionable sunglasses on their site and you can now shop using my referral link to take 30% off! Click on the link here You'll be redirected to this page and then …

8 perspectives to help relationships

We all have different types of relationships with other people. Some relationships may have a stronger emotional pull than others. However, each relationship certainly impacts how we react and nourish future relationships. Hence, why it is extremely important to have perspective when it comes to relationships. Let's start by defining the term, relationship before getting into …

15 thought provoking questions to ask your significant other

We are constantly growing and evolving. So, how do we develop, maintain, and exercise a deeper perspective and overall understanding of our significant other throughout all stages of life? It's simple, ask questions and (seriously) listen. "I don’t want to know just how you are. I want to know who you are" -Unknown  Here's 15 thought …

modern suburban – meets french country living room (facelift)

Our leather sofa and arm chairs took a beating throughout the years - gotta love our kitty paws (including his nails, right?)😽🐾 Transformation I wanted to give our sofa’s a facelift and so I started researching the different types of sofa covers on the market. Considering our animals shed (a lot), getting a darker fabric …

fighting migraines – my daily battle

You've  probably suffered from a headache at some point, right? Headaches are far from fun and can easily be provoked by a number of triggers, such as: cold/flu/infection dehydration stress/tension emotional causes over-activity/over-stimulation lack of proper nutrition and or sleep sensitivity to certain foods, additives, and or alcohol and more...   What can be worse …

stop overthinking everything!

Everything needs some sort of balance and often times we have to discipline ourselves to find & maintain that balance. “Everything in moderation, including moderation.” ― Oscar Wilde Easier said than done, I know. Overthinking typically leads to negative thoughts and destructive thought patterns. Constant worrying also involves negativity and catastrophic predictions about the future - simply …

how to make enchiladas filled with chicken and spanish rice! 

This is one of my favorites and definitely most delicious recipes yet! I learned how to make legit enchiladas from my aunt Rosa who married into our family.  I remember those summer days when she would make several different types of delicious enchiladas! Of course, I was right behind her asking all sorts of questions …

gamer family

Did you know that video games can actually be good for you and your family? Growing up, I didn't have much interest in playing video games. Sure, I occasionally played Sonic The Hedgehog on our Sega Genesis or Duck Hut on our Nintendo with my older brother but I didn't find them as interesting or …