Easter Sunday is here. I love the Easter holiday for a variety of reasons. Some of my favorite childhood memories were made every Easter at my grandparent’s countryside home. First, my cousins and I would take turns to getting our hair done by my grandmother. She would either use a straightening comb or stove curlers on our hair based on our mother’s request. I still … Continue reading Easter Joy
Have you ever heard the saying, “we make plans and God laughs?” Well, that saying has been very applicable to my life lately. At the beginning of the year, one of my goals was to do A Weekend Away every month for a total of 12 trips this year. I started off strong in January with an amazing weekend trip to Atlanta. In February, I planned … Continue reading Then Life Happened
I have been dreaming of attending Diner en Blanc since I first learned about the event in 2012. I told anyone who would listen about the event only to be met with blank stares. It seemed that many people didn’t understand my interest in attending an event that you (A) pay a fee to attend, (B) dress in all white, (C) are responsible for bringing your own tables, chairs, decor, food, … Continue reading My Experience at Diner en Blanc Dallas 2016
Summer 2016 is officially here! Is it me or is this year stuck in overdrive? I feel like I was just chilling in my flannel pjs telling y’all “Happy New Year” last month. Anyway, what are you guys planning to do this summer? I don’t know about you but I am in desperate need of a vacation ASAP. Seriously it has been 4 months since my last … Continue reading Thrifted Summer Style
There are only 2 days left in 2015! Can you believe how quickly the last 12 months have come and gone? As I sit here on my sofa envisioning how I would like the year 2016 to go, I can’t help but think I want so much MORE for the next year of my life. I want to love God MORE. I want to serve my community MORE. I want … Continue reading 2016: The Year of “More”
Miami has been on my list of places to visit since my teen years. I’ve been dreaming of lounging in a cabana on the white sandy shores of South Beach, taking a stroll along Ocean Drive, doing some shopping at Lincoln Road Mall, and visiting the Art Deco district for ages. So I thought Miami would be the perfect destination to kick off our One Thousand Dollar … Continue reading Visit Miami!
Some days I just want to come to my blog and share my heart with you guys. Today is one of those days. My heart breaks for my country at times. There have been a lot of tragedies here in America lately. It seems that every time I turn on the news, the media is discussing some type of crisis. There was a massacre in … Continue reading Live your best life!
“Guess who’s back? Back again.”-Eminem Brittany’s back. Tell a friend! Gosh I missed you guys! I have been wanting to publish a blog post for a while but I just haven’t had the time. So I figured I would just drop in and tell you all hello! It’s been nearly a month since my last post. Here are all the details of what has been … Continue reading Hey Y’all! Life & Blog Update
How to prepare for a tropical storm as told by a person with no experience preparing for a tropical storm aka me. Step 1: Wake up in the morning feeling like P. Diddy, I take shower, watch the news, I’m ’bout to take this city. Step 2: Really listen to the news and realize oh crap we are expecting a tropical storm….today. Wonder why I … Continue reading How to Prepare for a Tropical Storm..or NOT