Peace and Pipedreams

The Beginning Is Always The Hardest?

I’ve been told that for every new beginning, there must be an ending. This, my friends, holds true. My ending occurred two weeks ago when I quit my full-time job of over two and a half years. This job was a test, to say the least. One of the biggest of my life, and one I […] Read more…

Bargain Books for the Savvy Shopper

Books Galore

In the midst of our busy lives it’s so easy to get caught up with work, family, or other ventures. And perhaps like you, when I get a moment to myself, I make sure it’s all about me. I might grab a glass of wine, catch up on sleep or curl up with a few […] Read more…

Soul Shopping on a Budget

Shopping with a purpose

The weekend is finally here and I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling great! The Florida heat is doing what it does best, so I’m staying inside today. There’s nothing wrong with that though. I’m perfectly content right now watching Food Network and sipping on a delicious glass of Sangria.  I did all my running around […] Read more…

Change Is In the Air

Thinking about upcoming changes

Change is good, I know. However, change can seem daunting when you don’t necessarily have every single move mapped out quite yet. That is exactly why it’s been a bit quiet over here lately. Well, let me correct myself. I have been a bit quiet lately. Much of the week has been used to get some things in […] Read more…

How Do You Turn Lemons into Lemonade?

When life gives you lemons

Ever had a week when things weren’t going as seamless as you anticipated? Well that my friends, is the type of week I’ve been experiencing these past few days. I returned from a fabulous vacation a week ago and I’m still supposed to be riding that wave of euphoria. My head is still supposed to […] Read more…

Life is a Carnival

Carnival Cruise to Nassau Bahamas

Yeah, life is a carnival cruise, that is. While the world was at work last Thursday, I was heading down to Port Canaveral towards a boatload of fun. Here, I boarded the Carnival Victory which was headed to the Bahamas, for a quick vacation and to celebrate my friend’s birthday. This was my first time cruising so I was […] Read more…