Category: Personal

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 10

Week 10 has come and gone, and in it’s path of destruction it left behind a boat load of pollen. I’m typing this post up right now sitting next to a box of tissues. This has probably been the biggest obstacle I’ve had to face all week, which all...

5 Unhealthy Habits I’m Trying to Shake

Bloggers are always posting aspirational lists of how to make your life better, healthier, calmer, prettier, etc. I know this because I post these list as well. That said, I think it’s important to acknowledge that no one is perfect. You only see a brief glimpse into peoples’ lives...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 9

Hello and happy week 9! Sunday, aka Mother’s Day, had gorgeous weather so we got outside to do some work. We stained the railings on our deck’s stairwell. Those didn’t get stained with the rest of the deck last year because we had to replace the wood and by...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 8

Hello! I hope you survived week 8 gracefully. Here in Maryland, the government is working on the first phase of opening society up. That said, Austin and I have no plans of freely roaming about the world anytime soon. Additionally, the company I work for is not rushing in...

How I’m Maintaining My Inner Calm During Isolation

On the surface being stuck at home sounds relaxing, but if you’re like me you begin to feel as though you aren’t being productive enough. That inner voice telling you that you should be accomplishing so much more stomps all over the tranquillity of being home. Since being home...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 7

We’ve officially finished week 7 of Coronacation and I hope you’re all holding up well. This week I just sort of existed. I didn’t have any major goals to accomplish or projects to finish, so I just lived and relaxed a bit....

5 Healthy Habits I’m Working to Form During Isolation

I know a lot of people are having an hard time being at home in isolation but I’ve been having a pretty easy go at it and I think it all has to do with my mindset. I’m viewing this time as an oppertunity to get to do things...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 5

Week 5 has come and gone and I can say with certainty that his week has been my most tired so far. My period came, likely to be my last period ever. I haven’t spoken about it on any of my mediums yet, but I am scheduled for a...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 4

Yalllllllllll! We watched Onward last night and it was so good. It’s out on Disney+ and I highly recommend it. I might have cried just a little bit....

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 3

This is the first journaling post that I’m writing in real time. As I’m typing this sentence it’s March 28th, the first day of week 3 of Coronacation. So far this morning I’ve finished season 4 of Drag Race, emptied the dish washer, and signed up for a wine...

Life in the Time of COVID-19 | Week 2

During week 2 I got cracking on breaking down my “use this shit up first” pile, which led to me meal prepping way more steel cut oats than one ever should. I never want to eat oatmeal ever again....