I've been full time in the military for almost 4 years now (I'm one month shy of 4 years!). And even still, I get caught up in this mindset that the military completely holds me back from doing what I love; traveling. That clearly isn't the case though because I'm writing this blog post, which … Continue reading How I Travel while being in the Military- 10 Tricks & Tips to Travel Often!
"Expectations often lead to disappointments. Just let it flow." (but maybe that's not a bad thing) I don't want to start off another blog post with, "I know it's been forever since I've written and posted. I can't believe I've been gone for so long but I am back and ready to kick some ass!" … Continue reading Expectations lead to disappointments
"Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the Internet; figure out a way to set limits so you can concentrate when you need to, and disengage when you need to. Technology is a good servant but a bad master." Over the course of the past few months I have been making an effort … Continue reading Top 3 Tips for How to Unplug without Completley Disconnecting
For the past three years I have longed and longed for my very own dog. I am a HUGE dog lover and have had dogs growing my up whole life since the day I came home from the hospital. For 18 years I always had a furry friend. When I graduated highschool, joined the military, … Continue reading You are everything I never knew I needed.
Have you ever been in a situation where someone or something just SPEAKS to you? I have. Around February of last year I was sitting in church one Sunday morning and it hit me in the chest like a ton of bricks. It's crazy how that happens- one minute you're just sitting in the pew … Continue reading My Gratitude Tattoo: One year later.
I am over the moon excited to write todays post but I've also been avoiding it because I know I won't make it through without crying at least once. More often than not, any time I start talking about Nate I get emotional. So, without further a due... meet my people: Nate. My little (and … Continue reading Meet my People: Nate.
Wow. it has been over a month since I've written and posted. Definitely not something I wanted to do, but this is where I am. I had big goals and big plans for what 2018 would hold for me and for Be The Sunshinee. And honestly, I had been really disappointed in myself and in the … Continue reading MARCH MADNESS!
I have been feeling so out of my skin recently, so unlike myself, and feeling totally beaten down by life. I have honestly not been excited for my birthday this year, which is strange because I'm typically pumped for birthdays (mine or anybody else's) like two months in advanced. But today I woke up, for … Continue reading Feeling 22.
The second post in the new series on my blog called “Meet My People”. Basically, each month I’m going to write about a different person (or people) in my life who as had a significant impact on who I am. My favorite humans. My day ones. My people. So, without further a due, meet my … Continue reading Meet My People: Tal.
I don't know gray I don't know what middle ground is All I know is flat line and chaos All I know is a forecast of clear blue skies and torrential downpour Fire and Ice Black and White Extremes One end of the spectrum or the other I don't know gray
A new series titled: MEET MY PEOPLE. This month I'm introducing one of my best friends; Payton Nester-Wooten!
Four or five years ago if you had walked in my bedroom at any given moment you would always see my bed messy and unmade. I didn't "believe in making the bed". I thought it was a waste of time, what's the point if I'm just going to crawl right back in it when I get home anyway? … Continue reading Why Making Your Bed is Important.