• 2019,  2020,  career,  life,  texas

    Looking Back On 2019

    Hey Y’all! I have been enjoying a 2 week vacation (which, sad to say is almost over) and let me tell you…It has been glorious! I gave myself the first week to do absolutely NOTHING. I have been indulging in sweets and binge watching Letterkenny and The First 48. I think the last time I did this and disconnected from work was LAST year at this time! I am fortunate to work for an amazing firm that closes from Christmas Eve through New Years Day so everyone can rest, recharge, and get ready to rock and roll for the second half of the fiscal year. If I had to describe…

  • career,  life,  texas

    A Few Weeks Later…

    Happy Fall Y’all! I have been trying to write this blog post for a month. ONE MONTH. First things first…After talking to my therapist and finally finding a good primary care Doctor, I was diagnosed with moderate depression. This is good news y’all!!!! I knew this was coming and it wasn’t a surprise. I have been on medication for these past two months and I am slowly but surely starting to feel better. I look back to the last blog post I wrote on August 20th and so many things were happening that contributed to my life being in a quiet disarray. I didn’t feel well and my personal life…

  • career,  florida,  life,  texas

    Goodbye, Tampa

    Y’all… Little did I know, back in June of 2015, that moving to Florida would CHANGE EVERYTHING. I remember making the 1600 plus mile drive from the country in Northeastern PA to Tampa.  I packed Lily and all of my belongings in my truck and said goodbye to the little one stoplight town I grew up in. I had never lived more than an hour and a half from my family and here I was moving where I didn’t know anyone to start a new job and more importantly, a new life.  Let’s be real here…I had ups and downs the last few years. Professionally, I loved my job in…