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There are no words for something like this

There are no words for something like this

When something this devastating happens I think your brain goes into preservation mode. You have to remember to breathe. Focus on the small things. Ignore the big things. Distract yourself. It’s not that I’ve never lost someone. I have. It’s that I’ve never lost someone…

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I am angry. I am hopeful. A personal request for support.

I am angry. I am hopeful. A personal request for support.

A year ago my family and I helped to raise nearly $10,000.00 for Whatcom County’s Relay for Life benefiting the American Cancer Society with a fair bit coming from readers of this blog. The event itself was inspirational and heart warming. We closed out our…

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Relay For Life: The lives behind my relay

Relay For Life: The lives behind my relay

When I was a little girl my mother was everything to me. She was magical. She was the strongest person I knew. She still is. I remember sitting on the closed toilet seat when I was little watching her get ready for work. Putting on her…

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The Beautiful Side of Social: CarolAnn Joy Salon

The Beautiful Side of Social: CarolAnn Joy Salon

Not so long ago I was contacted by a gentleman looking to pick my brain on social media. I agreed to meet with him and we chatted for some time about the strategies he was employing for his wife’s somewhat new salon, CarolAnn Joy Beauty…

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Pardon the Dust: We’re Makin’ Some Changes

Pardon the Dust: We’re Makin’ Some Changes

Currently making some upgrades and changes here so I apologize in advance if things appear a little “off” for the next couple of days.

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