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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Him

Finding the right gift for your significant other can be hard. My husband is very specific so it’s especially hard to find the right present for him. I’ve known the man nearly 10 years now and I still have trouble figuring out what he would like. This is why I have compiled a list of my go-to ideas in hopes that in turn, you will get ideas. Or heck, order the items from my list! He might enjoy them.

My Favorite Holiday Movie Playlist

Watching movies is one of my favorite things to do. It’s a pasttime that I developed as a child when my mom would take me every weekend to rent 3 movies at Blockbuster Videos (am I dating myself?). And as the temperatures get cooler and the days become shorter, there is nothing like snuggling up on the sofa under a furry blanket while sipping some hot chocolate (or eating popcorn) and enjoying a good holiday movie. This is why I’m sharing a few of my favorite holiday movies with you!

The Catalina Weekender Bag

We did quite a bit of traveling in 2017. We started the year off with a 3 country trip to Vietnam, Thailand and Japan in January and then another trip in the summer that took us to Belfast, London and Paris. A few weeks later, we also left for a week long trip to Lawrence, KS and Kansas City, KS. Given all this, it was no surprise that my Dakine bag, which I'd been using as my carry on/weekender bag since 2011, finally died on me.

Facing Life with Zara and Topshop

I can’t believe it’s already march! The holiday season has come and gone and it seems that the older I get, the faster time passes. It has been nearly a year since i last updated and while I was taking my time, I knew something had to change...

Transgender Remembrance Day

I went to high school between 1998 and 2002. I attended a leadership magnet program geared at teaching inner city teenagers skills like teamwork, communication and leading by example. A big part of this program was having to give speeches--lots of speeches. And they must fit a specific time requirement! I loved to write and had things to say but for an introvert like me, getting up in front of my classmates...