Letter To Mom

On February 28, 2015, we lost my mother after years of declining health.  She never really recovered from the death of my brother in 2003 and her manageable chronic health conditions began to progress much faster than the doctors anticipated.  By 2009, we had to place her in a nursing home because she just needed…

Nine Months, 250 Blog Posts. Thank you. ♥

  No, I did not plan my posts this way.  It was completely by chance that this happened. Its been exactly nine months since I started Blended Beauty and it just so turns out that this is my 250th post.  Its ironic, I know.  And while I normally hate irony…I got a little choked up…

Looking Ahead

As the days move on, I am finding myself thinking more about more about what I need to do to prepare for that anticipated date of starting to live “full time.”  Its weird thinking about it.  Not so much because the time is getting closer, but because I think that from my perspective, it is…

Back To…Shopping…

Its been a while since I have done any real shopping in RL.  After internship, I was pretty worried about my finances.  Not that I was in bad shape.  It was just that after four months of not working for a full paycheck and having to dip into your savings some, you worry.  Thankfully, between…

Just Letting You Know

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how important little messages can be to making sure someone knows that you care.  This week was a perfect example of that for me. To give a little background here, Tiffany meet someone recently… Now before anyone thinks that I am suddenly professing this is THE person…

Collecting My Thoughts

Have you ever had some pretty intense thoughts about a topic or event but you don’t know how to get them out of your head and into written or spoken word? That’s where I am right now.  I have witnessed some things over the past few months that are just eating at me.  I want…