Learning the power of “no”

Raise your hand if this sounds like you: I have a habit of saying "yes" to everything that is asked of me, because I am a people-pleaser and chronic do-gooder. Count me among that group. Is it me, or do women have an especially hard time with this...

Orlando: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

It's been about 9 months since we relocated to the Orlando area from Birmingham. Here's a few thoughts on the good, the bad and the ugly on our time here so far: The Good: --Much more to Orlando. Orlando has a vibrant food, arts and music culture ...

My first home is for sale

Source: kw.com via Kristen on Pinterest Let's talk about my first home. It's for sale. It's a cute little 3/1 in historic Bessemer, Alabama. I bought it in 2007, at age 24, all on my own. My then-boyfriend (now husband) helped me fix it up. We ins...

What I’m reading

I'm a little all over the place with what I'm reading and using these days. With the proliferation of social media, I've struggled on how to best digest the content I want to read -- I follow so many people and entities on Facebook, Twitter, Googl...