5 Places in Austin I Plan to Visit

T-minus 1 week until my feet land in Austin, Texas! With only a little over a month to plan for our move, you better believe that I’ve scoured the internet for fun things to do and cool things to see in Austin! In preparation, I’ve compiled my short list of MUST-DO’s that make me soContinue reading “5 Places in Austin I Plan to Visit”

I Can’t Remember the Pledge of Allegiance

How about an embarassing story for Throwback Thursday?? I was scrolling around on TiK-Tok and I watched a video that was poking fun at the students who did the morning announcements at school. Maybe I’m disillusioned, but I’m pretty positive that we had the aid, an actual adult, do the morning announcements. It wasn’t aContinue reading “I Can’t Remember the Pledge of Allegiance”

Should I Write an Acceptance Speech?

The following is an excerpt from Episode 48 – . Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. In Episode 48 and a previous blog post, I went through the Emmy and MTV Video Music Awards nominations. Both lists came out recently and I had not looked at them before recording the episodeContinue reading “Should I Write an Acceptance Speech?”

I’ve Seen Ghosts

The following is an excerpt from Episode 48 – Award Show Round-Up and & Seeing Ghosts? Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. I need to know I need to get this off my chest – I have seen a ghost. I may have seen multiple ghosts, in fact. The first time,Continue reading “I’ve Seen Ghosts”

You’re Not Behind in Life

The following is an excerpt from Episode 47 – You’re Not Behind in Life. Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. The past six months have not been easy for me besides the obvious. Even if we weren’t in the middle of a global pandemic, I think I still would’ve had aContinue reading “You’re Not Behind in Life”

Flying During the Pandemic

Over the weekend, I braved the airport for a quick weekend strip. While I already told y’all about How I Pack for A Weekend While Flying, but I wanted to fill you in on my experience flying in the era of COVID-19. First, I want to say that I am not the most educated inContinue reading “Flying During the Pandemic”

How to Cut Ties with a Toxic Friendship

The following is an excerpt from Episode 46 – Cut Ties with Toxic Friendships. Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. This blog is Part 2 and a continuation of why it is necessary to cut ties from toxic friendships. Part 1 described the event that brought everything up to the surfaceContinue reading “How to Cut Ties with a Toxic Friendship”

My Toxic Friendship

The following is an excerpt from Episode 46 – Cut Ties with Toxic Friendships. Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. This blog is Part 1, going into the event that brought everything up to the surface, and then the backstory as to why this has been building up for years. PartContinue reading “My Toxic Friendship”

How I Pack for a Weekend When Flying

We are born and bred in the Midwest to believe that everywhere is within driving distance. One hour? That’s a quick trip. 5 hours? Easy Sunday drive. 20 hours? Just give me a RedBull. I used to think the same thing, driving the distance between Birmingham, Alabama and Southern Illinois multiple times a month. ButContinue reading “How I Pack for a Weekend When Flying”

Fugitive Monkey

The following is an excerpt from Episode 45 – The Slow Burn of Rejection. Listen to the whole episode on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. So all last week I was on vacation with my family in Florida. Of course, the entire trip was pretty uneventful, very chill, very nice. Nothing crazy, but within just 24Continue reading “Fugitive Monkey”