Category: The Rebel Life


My new life motto… Advertisements

Groundhog Day.

I finally watched Groundhog Day from start to finish. I have started this movie several times, never finished it. I usually would stop out of boredom about a 1/4 of the way through. I promised Justin that I would finally finished it though. And…

What If? Living With Anxiety.

I recently started taking anxiety medication. It is amazing how increbdily different I feel. I took some time to write down some thoughts over the first week. ….. Anxiety is a worm. A worm that slowly, painlessly crawls its way into your body, brain…

Rain Rain Go Away…But Stay.

We had big plans for Sunday! I was going to walk Linear Trail with my friend Elliot, while Justin mowed the yard. Instead, it pretty much rained all. day. long. Let’s face it though, I have a hard time remembering to water the plants…

The Freezer.

Justin cleaned out our super disgusting, moldy deep freeze…and I love him for it.

We Bought a Thing!!

Guys. We bought a house. A gorgeous, single floor, three bedroom, two bath, attached garage, large backyard kind of house. This is the first morning in what feels like months that I have been able to just sit on the couch and…sit. It feels…


We have had a very busy couple of weeks. California, Mexico, then Milford. 2 full weeks off work. It was amazing.

Happy Endings.

I have an incredibly long post about our vacation coming up, but I had something I wanted to get off my chest. Happy Endings might be one of my all time favorite tv shows.

Cinco de Mayo.

May 5th. I put in some overtime hours at work, got my hairs cut, helped a friend with some wedding stuff, and then went out for dinner at La Fiesta, mostly because I had new hair, and got half my makeup done at Ulta….

Putt Putt.

Oh Monday. I ended up taking an unplanned mental health morning today by sleeping in. I feel so grateful to work in a place that allows flexible schedules. It was the best thing for myself.

Breaking Bats.

Ever since I met J, I joined his co-rec softball team in the summer. He got a team together…4 or 5 years ago. After the first year, he got the company he works for to sponsor it. After dealing with some frustrations over the…


Disclaimer: This post isn’t actually about ‘swinging’. For those who don’t actually know my husband, he isn’t a hugely social guy. I have made that man go on so many new double dates, I used to feel kind of bad for him. Untilllll…he accepted…