Fashion Trends ~ Kawaii / Creepy-Cute / Pastel Goth

Fashion Trends ~ Kawaii / Creepy-Cute / Pastel Goth

Three very similar, yet completely distinct fashion trends: Kawaii, Creepy-cute, and Pastel Goth. These alternative styles are often mixed and matched. But they all have their own vibe. Kawaii Kawaii is a part of Japanese culture that equates to "cuteness." The literal translation of the word means the act of blushing, because something is so [...]

Spring Playlist

Spring Playlist

Happy first day of spring!!! On the first day of spring, lightness & darkness are equal. In the days to come, the light will continue shining brighter and brighter until it reaches its peak. For the season of spring, things can only get better. As the sunlight increases, light is shined upon us, and the [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 14: how do you stay positive?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 14: how do you stay positive?

Staying positive is important, something you have to work at, completely on your own... everyone has their own little ways of keeping their chins up... Something I do to stay positive is -- and this is unconventional -- but I let myself feel really, really, really sad. I know it sounds crazy. But I'm not [...]

Wish Wednesday ~ faith is the catalyst

Wish Wednesday ~ faith is the catalyst

All the things you wish for will never be handed to you on a silver plate, begging for you to come out of hiding and feast. If you lock your door, it will remain closed. No one is going to open it for you -- they can't. You are the one with the key. You [...]

Tuesday’s Tea ~ gratitude

Tuesday’s Tea ~ gratitude

As an alternative to "try-it Tuesday," I also came up with "Tuesday's Tea." This will be casual ramblings, whatever is on my mind, sometimes philosophical and sometimes just rants. Today's tea is Rasberry Royale: black tea with a fruity pizzazz. The rasberry stands out and makes a perfect companion with the humble classic black tea. [...]