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From Ida B. Wells to Traveling the World, Elijah Shaw

From Ida B. Wells to Traveling the World, Elijah Shaw

700 Don’t you love inspirational stories that talk of success?  I had the pleasure of speaking with Elijah Shaw, Security Guard to the stars.  Elijah went from being a bouncer at the Riviera nightclub in Chicago ​to running his own international training school which people come to from all over the world. Elijah talked to us about his rise from the bottom…

Trick or Treat Date Night Gift Bag

Trick or Treat Date Night Gift Bag

1930This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone #KYTrySomethingNew #CollectiveBias This October my husband and I will be celebrating our ten year anniversary.  Like many  marriages, ours has been full of ups and downs.  It’s not always easy, but making it work doesn’t have to be hard.  There are always things…

My Recent Burnout

My Recent Burnout

230 Too often, adults experience burnout and are looking for a place to hide.  We juggle so much nowadays that it’s hard to find and keep a balance.  This summer I tried meditating, tried girls nights and while it all helped a bit, consistency is key and it was lacking. Difficult as it is to make time for ourselves we have to find a…

Inspirational Corner featuring Joanna Sanchez, Exquisite Baking

2120 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles by Joanna Sanchez of Exquisite Baking Last month I started this inspirational corner featuring Inspirers (yes I made that word up) 🙂 and it was a huge hit.  Who doesn’t love a good inspirational story that gives you insight into how others are following their passion? This month’s inspirer is Joanna Sanchez, a creative artsy…

A Blog and A Dream

000   In the middle of trying to decide on a permanent URL name for my blog, I find myself trying to identify myself even further.  This blog started with a story I wrote in a writing class because I want to eventually write a book.  Ever since I was a little girl in elementary school, I enjoyed writing.  Reading…