A Christmas Surprise

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Settle in for a story… Saturday morning hit and and my boyfriend and I hopped out of bed with the excitement of getting to bring home a puppy that afternoon. We had found a puppy rescue center just 30 minutes north of us and planned to attend their adoption event that weekend. As we drove […]

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To Our Sweet Jack:May You Rest In Peace

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On Sunday Night, we laid to rest our beloved family dog Jack after 17 wonderful years with us.  That afternoon I sat there in my car port with my dog Tyson before heading to my parents house. I looked over to him and explained that he needed to say goodbye to his brother today. That […]

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From Me to We: Dating After Being Single For a Lifetime

Dating, Uncategorized

So let me start off by sharing some news with you all. I’m dating someone. That’s right, the cats out of the bag. Little ol’ me, who’s been single for the last seven years is finally seeing someone. I know it’s mind blowing, at least for me because for the entire duration of what we […]

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Is Your Partner Your Best Friend?

Dating, Uncategorized

In Aziz Ansari’s 2013 book Modern Romance, he takes some time to discuss how finding someone to marry and just marriage in general differs so much now as compared to say 50 years ago. During his research, he interviewed people from Brazil, France and Japan. As well as having a handful of focus groups online […]

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A Christmas Surprise


Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Settle in for a story… Saturday morning hit and and my boyfriend and I hopped out of bed with the excitement of getting to bring home a puppy that afternoon. We had found a puppy rescue center just 30 minutes north of us and planned to attend their adoption event that weekend. As we drove […]

December 20, 2018

Is Your Partner Your Best Friend?


Dating, Uncategorized

In Aziz Ansari’s 2013 book Modern Romance, he takes some time to discuss how finding someone to marry and just marriage in general differs so much now as compared to say 50 years ago. During his research, he interviewed people from Brazil, France and Japan. As well as having a handful of focus groups online […]

November 7, 2018

My Halloween Weekend


Lifestyle, Uncategorized

I’ve been so busy at work the last couple of weeks I haven’t been able to sit down and write a good post about what is going on in my life! I’m planning on taking my laptop home tonight to try and bust out some posts for the upcoming weeks. In the mean time I […]

November 1, 2018

Degrees, Careers and Finding Success.


Lifestyle, Uncategorized

I can’t believe that I graduated from college almost 5 years ago already. It doesn’t seem possible. Playing softball, sitting in class, partying with my friends all seem like just weeks ago. How is it that my job has absolutely nothing to do with what I studied? When I left school, I walked away with […]

October 17, 2018

My Worst Date Ever!


Dating, Uncategorized

Settle in for a little story… After years of dating, I finally had a truly cringe worthy experience last week. You know when you look at someone and you can just see the crazy in their eyes? This guy had it. He sat across from me as we ordered our tacos and then proceeded to […]

October 4, 2018

10 Great Fall Date Ideas


Dating, Uncategorized

Fall is by far the best time of the year. It’s still has those warm days that remind you of summer but are now followed by cool nights, changing colors, football and some pretty spectacular holidays. The season also provides a number of different date options. A lot of which will give you a sense […]

September 27, 2018

How To Make Her Like You Over Text


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The art of texting. I’m not an expert by any means but I have learned a number of things over the years about what makes me giddy over text and I’m willing to share some secrets. Men listen up, here’s how to make a girl like you over text. This should go without saying but […]

September 20, 2018

Visiting the Royal Gorge


Lifestyle, Uncategorized

For my 27th birthday I decided to head down to Canon City, Colorado and check out the Royal Gorge. My friends were good sports and agreed to accompany me and join in on the adventure. Our first stop of the day was the Royal Gorge Railroad. The railroad actually has a lot of history behind […]

August 30, 2018