Out Of The Clouds: My Decision to Get Off Antidepressants

By: Andrea For 3 years, I’ve taken an antidepressant (Zoloft), a tiny blue pill at 3:00 pm every day, on the dot. Not going to...

That Single Parent Life (Ch. 3)

By: Cher It’s been a while since I have written about my boys. They have been super busy lately with their own social lives with...

Pre-Treatment Facial Products I’ve Used and Recommend

By: Cher If you have been reading up on our blog, then you have probably read Stay Clear which is about my Acne battles. As...

The Mother/Daughter Bond: A Read Into Mother/Daughter Relationships

By: Andrea When I was younger—middle school and high school years—my mother and I fought a lot. We battled on just about every subject; my...

Fighting My Battle…One Day at a Time

By: Cher For majority of my life I have been anemic. Taking on a vegetarian diet at the early age of 12, I did not...

Small Steps

By: Cher I hate having this feeling. It is the worst feeling that anyone can ever imagine. We all have that feeling to some degree....

Holiday Season – Plan, Prep, and Relax

By: Andrea It’s the holiday season. That time of year where everyone is either sickeningly extra cheerful or as grouchy as Ebenezer Scrooge. Everyone is...

Dream Job Or Reality Road

By: Andrea I always dreamed that I would be a writer. I used to watch movies and TV shows that showed writers either in a...

The Hassle of Planning Girls Trips

By : Cher It has been a month since our girls’ trip and I am still on cloud nine. I can still smell the salt...

Glory, Glory Sunday Morning

By: Andrea Royal “Glory, glory on Sunday morning!” That, among other popular Christian phrases, I would hear on Sunday before going to church, along with...

My Five-Step Travel Regimen That Helps Me Travel With Ease

By: Cher Is it just me or is traveling draining? When I was younger, I would be able to travel here and there with no...

That Single Parent Life (Ch. 2)

By: Cher He has finally asked again. This is the fourth time he has asked me. The first time he asked, I chuckled and laughed...

Parenting Parents

By: Andrea Before my brother passed away we both knew that we would both split responsibility in taking care of our parents.  He would likely...

What Changes May Bring

By: Cher I stared nervously at the screen. After each minute, I felt my heart beat faster and faster. My mind was racing with questions....

Role Of Marriage

By: Andrea June 16, 2008.  That was the date we had set.  Our wedding date.  It was going to be in June because we both...

Stay Clear

By: Cher Acne…I’ve had it nearly my entire life and still I’ve been unable to find a remedy to help clear my acne for good....

Tighten Up That Skin!

By: Andrea I receive several questions from folks on what are the best workout routines to tone up (ugh, no such thing!).  I first inform...

Toning…Is It A Thing?

By : Andrea At some point, everyone has said or heard this phrase, “I want to tone.”  I’m guilty of saying it to my trainer...

New Beginnings

By: Cher Soooo it finally happened! The judge moved forward with my divorce request and it has been granted. You all just don’t understand how...

That Single Parent Life (Ch. 1)

By: Cher I never imagined that I would be a single parent, as a young girl, when I imagined my life as an adult it...