Have you ever noticed how adventurous you become when on vacation? I went to San Francisco on Saturday and I realized that I transform into a new woman when I am away from home. Seriously I think I have a different personality that shows up when I travel. I am like Braveheart with braids. I am open to trying exotic cuisines. I participate in activities that I … Continue reading Everyday Tourist
There are times in life when you may be feeling a bit weak in your faith or may just be feeling less than confident. Like every human on planet earth I have faced my fair share of struggles, heartaches, disappointments, and much worse. During these moments in my life, I turn to music that is uplifting. Sometimes I need a little reminder that life gets better. I have … Continue reading My Life in Stereo: Pick Me Up Playlist
I may be an average woman in my everyday life but I am a super hero in my dreams. I feel like each night I play a different character in an suspense-filled action-packed thriller. I am constantly fighting against the villain while saving small children and able-bodied adults from harm. It’s so weird. Sometimes I even wake up sore like my muscles really got a workout! … Continue reading Where's My Cape?
My life lately has been a bit of a whirlwind filled with travel, work, and excitement. I took a little time off for blogging to enjoy some quality time with my family and friends. I had a bit of writer’s block. I realized that I had to take a step back from the computer to be able to regroup and get my spark of creativity back. You all … Continue reading My Life Lately…
It’s Saturday and I am currently lounging in bed, surfing the web grading papers! Fun stuff, right?! I need a little break from all the analytical stuff so I decided I would try something fun. I pride myself in being very transparent with the readers of my blog. It has been nearly 2 years since I started writing Creativity Arise and I have a lot of … Continue reading Ask me ANYTHING!
I set out to complete the ABC Date Night Challenge by New Year’s Eve last year but due to a myriad of different reasons, we were unable to complete all the letters. Fortunately we are both still committed to finishing the challenge because honestly it was really fun! We realized that it takes a little more time to plan our dates. Working around our demanding … Continue reading ABC date night challenge continues for 2014!
2013 was a pretty good year. I found myself gravitating to some things over and over throughout the year. I figured it would be fun to do a quick tag featuring some things I seem to have had an animal magnetism to this past year! Let’s get started! 1. Favorite TV show? Scandal (hands down!!) I am extremely addicted to this show. I can’t wait for the … Continue reading Tag: Favorites of 2013
Last weekend, my family and I attended 3 days worth of wedding festivities for my stepsister and her hubby in Atlanta. We had a blast! Here is a photo diary of all the festivities. After the wedding my family and I decided to have a fun photo shoot lakeside at the wedding venue. I love hanging out with my family. … Continue reading My Stepsister’s Wedding
For the letter B in the ABC Date Night Challenge, my husband and I decided to go to a major league baseball game! Our team, the Texas Rangers, was playing at home against the Minnesota Twins! I actually bought the tickets to this game as a birthday gift for my husband back in May. The timing seemed perfect since we were headed to Dallas for MegaFest … Continue reading B is for Baseball!
My hubby and I started our ABC Date Night Challenge with the letter A. We decided to split the letters up so that we each were responsible for planning 13 dates. We also have decided to pick the letters at random depending on our mood. My husband had the letter A so he decided that we would have our first date at the arcade. We … Continue reading A is for Arcade!