CacheAlaska Review

I am really excited about this super cute beanie I got through one of the awesome review sites I use, called Tomoson. It is super cute, I love how it has fleece around the brim to keep my ears warm this fall! Get yours


20 facts you should know about me


17 Must Haves in my Bag

So whenever somebody picks up my purse people always say  "OMG! what's in your bag? It's so heavy!" Or  "Do you have a brick in there?”  So I thought it would be fun to show you what is in mine. I always see celebrities in magazines doing what's in my purse features as well as… Continue reading 17 Must Haves in my Bag

Life, Weight Loss

April’s Goals and Inspiration 

This is has been a hard update to post because as much as I have been trying to reach goals the last 2 weeks I have not been eating healthy. I gained 5 of 7 lbs I had lost back. I think a lot of it comes from the loss of my previous job. I… Continue reading April’s Goals and Inspiration 


Surviving a Layoff: 5 of the Essentials

The last week was a hard one for me. After nearly six and a half years, my employment at my company that I was working for has ended. When I found out that I was being laid off I was really upset. I won't lie, I thought I wouldn't find anything and I was considering… Continue reading Surviving a Layoff: 5 of the Essentials

Life, Weight Loss

Healthier Living

 In getting healthy and trying to lose weight, I think I am gonna do a weekly recap of my progress including success and failures probably every Sunday. I want to start writing more as it really has been fun and therapeutic in a way.  Last week I went on a shopping trip and  got lots… Continue reading Healthier Living

Life, Weight Loss

Fulfilling 7 Goals in 30 Days

I am going to start by saying, the reason I'm posting this here is to hold myself accountable. Something I don't always do is verbalize my goals or wants. I have had the same goals for a while but I am not good at pushing myself to achieve them. Without further rambling these are my… Continue reading Fulfilling 7 Goals in 30 Days

Life, Recipes

4 Last Minute BBQ Recipes

This weekend I decided that I wanted to have a BBQ. I guess you might say that I have "spring fever". My boyfriend, Tim and I brought over ingredients to have dinner to my sister's house. My sister Ashleigh and her fiancé Westen moved back to Montana in October. After years living the life of the… Continue reading 4 Last Minute BBQ Recipes


How did you get that name?

If you are here I bet you wonder what the name of my blog means, am I right? I know I would be wondering. That's something I always think about when I find a new blog I start reading. How did they come up with that? I'm going to let you in on the secret… Continue reading How did you get that name?


Ripping off the BandAid

Well I will start by saying I have been wanting to have this conversation for a long time, I always say I am going to tell you my story someday... well I thought why not just tear off the bandaid so to speak and start my first post. I am in a weird transition period… Continue reading Ripping off the BandAid