Travel

Work Travel Tips

Part of my job requires me to travel. I really love this part of my job, because I like seeing different work areas. Like I’ve said before, I work for a major manufacturing company, but each site feels like an entirely different company. Last year, I was able to visit a few different facilities, and… Read More Work Travel Tips

Thoughts

Words of the Year

2017 In 2017, I had a word of the year. That word was GO. I wanted to use that year to move out of my comfort zone and start moving. I wanted to say YES to exciting new opportunities, and go after new projects and training at work. I wanted to travel. I wanted to… Read More Words of the Year

Cooking

Instant Pot Review

For Christmas, my Mother-In-Law (MIL) gifted me an Instant Pot. I also call it an Instapot because it sounds good, and it rolls off the tongue easier, so there you have it. The Instapot. And the hype! The other blog posts! The updates on Facebook and Instagram! The Instapot on Instagram. Did it live up… Read More Instant Pot Review

Thoughts

January Goals

January is one of the toughest months for me to get behind. Starting in October, every month has something wonderful and exciting. October: Halloween November: My birthday and Thanksgiving December: Christmas and New Year’s Eve And then… January. And reality. And gyms and meal plans and budgets and all of the things that are the… Read More January Goals

Vacation

Family Visit, Round 2

Immediately after my husband’s family left, my family started preparing to come out to the South to see us! We had a few days in between visits: just enough time to get our housekeeper to come back (I CANNOT stress enough how much this eased my mind), wash the sheets, head to the grocery store… Read More Family Visit, Round 2

Thoughts

2018, Nice to See You

In what is probably the first time ever in my life, I’m already used to writing 2018 on all of my checks and emails. I’m working on a big presentation at work, and 2017 seems like so long ago, instead of just a few days. Maybe it’s because 2018 has already been a whirlwind! On… Read More 2018, Nice to See You

Thoughts

Looking Inward

We have a lot to be thankful for in this life. The list is extensive, and it’s filled with all the normal things I give thanks for in our day-to-day life. Josh. A loving family. A great, fulfilling job with a great team. Best friends that are family now. A beautiful house that we work… Read More Looking Inward

LIFE

A Very Atlanta Christmas

Merry, Merry Christmas to you all! Josh’s family is here now, and we’re enjoying the time with new family. Wednesday, his brother and his brother’s girlfriend come out to Atlanta, and we’re excited to show them around! Now that we’ve been here for some time, we’ve been to several fun southern events, so I thought… Read More A Very Atlanta Christmas