Saying goodbye

It started with a KitchenAid mixer. For years, I've wanted a KitchenAid stand mixer. I can perfectly picture my mother's KitchenAid, an odd beige-ivory color with brown detail. Objectively, not the most attractive color combo they've used, but appropriate for the time it was made. My mother received it from her mother (my grandmother) as a replacement ...

Full heart, full gym – #HASHTAGHUMPDAY Confessions

We're six days into 2016 and it's still got that "new year smell." It still feels like a clean slate, a blank canvas, a chance to start all over again! I'm hanging on to the optimism, and hanging out with Life with Lolo and Genuinely Lauren for #HASHTAGHUMPDAY and Alanna & Company and Plucky in Love for Humpday Confessions. Let's do this!     It's a ...

Bachelor Ben H: Episode 1 Recap

It has begun. The first episode of Season 20 of The Bachelor has aired. In less than an hour and twenty minutes of footage (there were a LOT of commercials) we have learned: ABC is going to capitalize on Ben's previously revealed fear of being unlovable, Ben is going to sport the man-scruff that Jared wore on the ...