Girls’ Weekend

This may sound rather obvious, but for my entire life, I have always wanted to do the girls’ activities.  Instead, I was always stuck doing the guys’ things. I mean, there is the obvious.  As a kid, I wanted to play dress up.  I wanted to play with dolls.  I wanted to play house.  Instead,…

Early Mornings

My Daddy was a fairly well known business owner in our area.  While we had a good home and life, it wasn’t anything extravagant and Daddy worked hard for what we had.  He was often in the office early, typically before 7am, and he worked a lot of evenings, weekends and holidays.  His customers depended…

Recollections

Maybe Recollections is an odd title for this post.  But then again, with today being both Memorial Day in the US AND the one year anniversary of my blog, it seems rather fitting to me. So where do I start?  I think I will start with the anniversary of Blended Beauty. It was exactly a year ago today…

Home Office

I won’t take up much of your time today.  I just had to laugh as my own home office became a bit of an inspiration for this picture. Since finishing grad school, my home office has become less of an office and more of a place to lay things to sort out later.  Sure, I…

Reading Corner

I am not an avid reader.  I have struggled with reading due to dyslexia for most of my life…hence a lot of the typos you have to struggle to read through here. lol  The previous few years made reading less enjoyable for me too as I struggled to keep up with all of my reading…

Soak The Stress Away

The past few days have been…well…crazy.  I ended up having to work all weekend.  I’ve talked about our staffing issues before.  My employer also made a grand decision recently that there can be no overtime unless its approved by that areas chief officer.  Yeah…not the brightest idea in a hospital and I am the one…