6 Tips to Avoid a Boring First Date

If there’s one thing that will ruin a date fast, it’s having a boring one. You want your first date with someone to be exciting, fun and memorable! You never want to go on a date with someone and forget everything you did and said the whole time. That will not warrant a second date….

No Great Story Ever Started with Someone Eating a Salad

I’ve been trying not to complain during the month of May. I realized that a lot of what I put out into the universe was along the lines of I’m tired, or I barely slept last night, or I am so busy at work or where am I going to find the time?! Then I…

Little by little

I watched a video recently where a woman talked about how you can tackle anything if you’re prepared and I sat there thinking, “Well, duh.” But then I stopped and thought about all the times I thought about doing something, and my brain told me, “No. That’s too hard; we can’t do it.” Laying the…

7 Signs It’s Time To Move Out of Your Parents’ House

I love my parents; I was blessed with a pretty cool set. They’re funny, they swear, they know how to crack a good one-liner and they also know when to lend a helping hand or a shoulder to cry on… they’re pretty much fantastic. But they also got a pretty awesome daughter; I mean I’m…

23 Things I learned This Year

Today, I turned 23. This isn’t momentous by any means, I mean this is barely any time lived on this earth, but it’s all the time in the world to me. So, I wanted to do a post about the 23 things I learned during this past year on this beautiful planet: 1. I learned…

Summer Solstice

Summer storms roll in like trains, suddenly and in the blink-of-an-eye. These summer storms are my favorite part of this very, very hot season; the storms bring with them a nice cool breeze and beautiful rain. Rain has always amazed me. I’m pretty partial to things that force you to sit inside and curl up…

Meg Meets the Morning

If you have known me for any small amount of time, then you probably know I hate mornings. If you wanted me up any time before noon, some sort of breakfast needed to be involved and coffee. You would think someone who loves breakfast/brunch as much as I do would be a morning person, but…