New Day

I wake up to the sunshine, A smile on my face I turn over and see my best friend, I know I’m in a safe place I look up at the ceiling, I thank God for another day I let my feet hit the floor, And I let faith lead the way I take a…

GRATITUDE – a choice, a practice, an attitude

“In order to achieve contentment, one should cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.”  This was said by Ralph Waldo Emerson – and it couldn’t be more true. Stop for a moment and think about something that makes you happy, something that comforts…

Depression. It’s more than just being sad – Mental Health Awareness

Depression. It’s more than just being sad. It’s an ongoing cycle of intense sadness, a loss of interest in things you used to enjoy. You feel as though you may never escape it because you don’t know how. It’s a serious mood disorder that should be recognized. Everyone has experienced some level of this kind…

Sunshine Blogger Award

Huge Thank-you to Dippy-Dotty Girl who nominated me for this award. Go check her out:Dippy-Dotty Girl -She has a passion for traveling and adventures, and shares them through writing and photography. I enjoyed answering her questions, some of which that really got me thinking. The Rules: * Thank the person(s) who nominated you in a blog post and…

Being Single is Underrated.

Single, solo, no husband, no kids…You get it. Well that’s me. And probably you because you’re reading this. Or maybe it’s not you at all. Whoever you are, you may still benefit. I was never really in a rush to get married or have kids. I’m 29, and still single. Some may see that as a…

My Top 20 Alternative Rock Songs

I wanted to share some of my favorite music, so I compiled a list of 20 alternative rock songs from 2001-2016 (in no particular order). Some you already know and may have forgotten, and some you’ve never heard that I think you will love! Shinedown tops the list because there are 6 songs of theirs. 🙂…

Power of Positivity:The Mistake That Woke Me Up

My name is Anna and I had been sentenced to three months house arrest. It was the summer of 2013…I had gotten my second DUI. I know what you’re thinking…I know. How is that even possible?? I never felt like such sh** in my life. And to top it off, I was going through a…