Hey guys, welcome back to Be the Sunshinee! Today I am SUPER excited to be sharing 5 things I've learned from blogging on Instagram for 1 year! If you didn't know, I started blogging back in the summer of 2016 but kept it a secret for almost a year! I really only told Andrew (my boyfriend) … Continue reading 5 Things I’ve Learned from Blogging on Instagram for 1 Year!
We're about a week and a half out from Halloween so I think it's safe to say that it's officially fall! I'm sure where some of you live Mother Nature skipped right over fall and went straight to winter (if that's you, I'm so sorry!). Or if you're in Texas like me, fall is just … Continue reading The Perfect Fall Day: FOOTBALL FOOD EDITION!
Today I am going to be talking all about how we spent our second day in Ireland on the dope coach buses (that have built in WiFi), learning all about sheep herding pups, and exploring the extraordinary Cliffs of Moher! Let me start by talking about the different modes of transportation available in Dublin, at … Continue reading Ireland Travel Diary 2018 Day 2: Exploring the Cliffs of Moher by boat + foot!
Walking away from things I can not control is something I am still learning. Today I am sharing how an 'out-of-my-control' situation kept me from celebrating an important day. Let me start by giving you a little back story; Andrew and I got home on Monday morning at 4am after more than 24 hours of … Continue reading Learning to Practice What I Preach- Letting go of the things I cannot control.
Today #ontheblog I'm talking about a more serious + nerve-racking topic: anxiety. *Disclaimer: I am not a licensed professional and these are just my own personal thoughts, opinions, and experiences.*
Today I am sharing 8 different lessions I have learned from my little brother + sister! There's also some funny family throwbacks, so enjoy!
With summer coming to an end I wanted to take the time and share with YOU some of my must-haves & favorites of the summer season. Today I share all things ENTERTAINMENT + INSPIRATION!
I was walking to the water fountain this afternoon and this idea of "living your truth" popped into my head. Totally random, but not surprising. The best ideas always hit me at the most unexpected times. What do I mean when I say, "living your truth?" Well let me use myself as an example. My … Continue reading Are You Actively Living Your Truth?
If you asked me this question 3 years ago my answer would be simple- hell no. If you asked me this question 2 years ago my answer would be simple- hell no. Shoot, if you asked me this question 6 months ago my answer would still be hell freakin no! But if you asked me … Continue reading 4 Years Later… Do I Regret Skipping Out On College After High School?
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!
"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.