Believing Your Own Hype

Believing Your Own Hype
It dawned on me as I was driving into the office one morning a few weeks ago. There was no music playing. Only the sounds of the road which I sometimes find peaceful during my morning commute. The thought came that out of all the work I've done, I have never really given myself full credit for it. Other people have been singing my praises for years and even though it always felt good in the moment, there was a sense of doubt in the back of my mind. I t...

Birthday Travels, Back From D.C.

Birthday Travels, Back From D.C.
Hey ya'll! I'm fresh off my birthday travels to Washington, D.C. and feeling quite refreshed. The beau and I spent five days exploring the city and all that it has to offer. Whenever I travel, I look forward to submerging myself with the locals versus doing all the touristy stuff. This time was a bit of an exception however, since it was his first time visiting the area and I was excited to show him why I fell in love with it back in my glory days of b...

Hello June, Summer Kick-off

Hello June, Summer Kick-off
If you've been a long time follower of my blog, you know that June is my favorite month of the year. Why you ask? Because it's my month. That's right, my birthday will be here in just a few days and in true only child fashion, I celebrate the entire month. This year, I'll be kicking off my birthday festivities in one of the only other places I'd live, Washington, D.C. I'm super excited about this trip for several reasons: I haven't been to D.C. since ...