Oh. Em. Gee. My sister is prego!!!!! I am writing this post about seven months prior to you reading this, as tonight is the evening that my sister called to share the amazing news!!!! I wanted my emotions to just spill out onto this page and be as fresh as can be to share with y’all! Wow. This is such a milestone for my family. … Continue reading Aunty Mandy
Do you ever take photos or screen shots of things just because you like them? No reason at all but for the pure sake of having it on your phone to remember the moment? I know lots of us do this. I probably do this at least twice a week. I think it has something to do with having a creative mind, and when something … Continue reading Friday Favorites
I did it. I have achieved the impossible. At 25, I am proud to say that I live on my own! Never in a million years did I ever think that I’d live alone… but times have changed and so have I! I am so fortunate and lucky to have a support system that has brought me to this point in my life. Living on my … Continue reading All On My Own!
New year, same me??? Whaaat? Yes, It’s true. Not much will change. This is reality…. I am trying to be more of a realist and realize that every year I put these far-fetched goals and dreams to start off the new year with. But in reality, they are too large and too challenging to crush all in one year. I was once told by a … Continue reading New Year, Same Me
I wish we could all live by this mantra! Having never been, I had some expectations traveling to Texas. Stereotypes: 1. everyone will be wearing cowboy boots, 2. warm fall weather, 3. southern accents….. all proven WRONG! This trip was extra special, visiting a high school friend along with another friend and all our mothers, a reunion of 20+ year old friendships. So really anything … Continue reading Keeping Austin Weird
I can’t believe we just finished our first book! I have to say… I love being in a book club. Something about being able to discuss a book and dissecting each chapter, with people who also want to, is pretty refreshing! I wanted to thank those who joined last month’s Rae’s Reads throughout the month of August! I had such a good time writing my … Continue reading Rae’s Reads: September 2017
Hey book worms… ready for a summer book club? Well, whether you’ve been reading since you learned how, or haven’t picked up a book since you’ve learned how, now is your chance to join in on the fun of a club… but for books! (cricket, cricket), #awkward. I know what you’re probably thinking… who has time for that? Why would I start now? It’s summer … Continue reading Welcome to Rae’s Reads!