Shine, baby, shine 

Shine like the sun - or like you've been burnt by  the sun....  Spending Christmas vacation in the Florida Keys is a great way to get a good sunburn, or a healthy glow from the salt water. If you're anything like me, with very fair skin, sunscreen is your best friend on trips like these! …

Flourish baby flourish 

I love this. More than I can say. One of my greatest passions in life as a human is to see others flourishing. It makes me sad when they aren't. When the people around me are stuck in a rut, feeling down, or are in an environment that isn'tallowing  them to grow it sucks. That's …

Glow baby glow 

Avacado & Honey. Smear it on your face. Wash. Thank me later.  Hey so I am not trying to be a beauty blogger but like sometimes ya discover things and ya wanna be girlie and excited and share them - ya feel? That's where the Avacado tip came from. You're welcome 😉  So in the …

What Are You Feeding? 

Hard things are harder when you're by yourself. Having community around in you whatever you are facing is key in order to survive. I was reminded of that this morning as a dear friend faced an unknown all alone, and as I worked harder than ever at the gym with my brother beside me.  Here's …

Fitness! Yeah! (Maybe? Kinda?) 

Hey y'all so it's been a while but here we go I have something new to write about that I hope is at least slightly amusing to some of you. I recently decided to try to retrain myself to get back into a more active lifestyle, aka exercising more than once every 3 months. Just for …

Music & Thunder & Lightning 

We're currently experiencing a classic Floridian afternoon storm and it is THE loudest one yet this summer.  Every time the lightning flashes I have a moment of timid fear, but the thunder rolling calms me down. Weird, I know. It's usually the loud noise that freaks kids out, and the big claps of thunder are …

“You should call your blog ‘Block'” 

Today's title is what happens when you ask a 4 yr old what to call your blog and he thinks you're asking "what should my block be called?" And then he responds with "you should call it block. You just cross your arms and block your face. Block."  I haven't had a lot of time …