Favorite Time of The Year!

Hello, hello – Merry Christmas! Christ is BORN! How are you guys?? Me? I am wonderful. I am snuggled up on my parents couch with a cup of coffee, the Christmas lights on, and Owen by my feet! I am ready to have a peaceful and relaxing Saturday. Christmas is truly my favorite time of…

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Apple hand pies, billy goats, and Halloween weekend!

Hello there and Happy November! 🙂 This week was a GOOD ONE! While work was its usual busy and stressful self, everything else in my life is so wonderful that it makes up for the work chaos. Lettuce take this recap back to last Monday, shall we? My day started off right because I had…

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It’s starting to feel like Fall! + other random things…

Hello friends! It’s been a few weeks 🙂 How are you?! I am W.O.N.D.E.R.F.U.L! Life has been pretty good lately. I am currently snuggled up with 3 dogs, New Girl on in the background, with a pumpkin candle lit making the room smell like Fall. Let’s take this recap back to a few weeks ago.…

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Farmer & The Frenchman and a Farm-to-Table

Happy Sunday pretty people! How was your week? Mine was WONDERFUL! Forrealz. I finally feel like my old self again. PMS symptoms + stress = not a happy Anastasia. Luckily, I’ve got a pretty awesome guy helping me become more stress free these days… Last Monday he asked me if I wanted to go on…

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September Skies, Date Nights In, & Mini-Waffles

Well, hello there 🙂 How ya doing?? Me…?? I am doing just great! I am finally feeling like myself again after a stressful few weeks. I am snuggled up on the couch with the sun beaming through the windows, ready to write! I may doze off because I am super comfy and I am seriously…

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I’m grateful for the right now.

Hello, hello pretty people 🙂 It’s been a while since I did a weekly recap post so I thought I would crank one out! Blogging brings me SO MUCH JOY! And I am trying to incorporate more things that bring me joy as I navigate this busy season of life at work. Since it’s been…

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I pray you find PEACE.

Happy Sunday 🙂 This past week was a real doozie. I had my first ever panic attack and let me tell ya, I do not recommend them. Would I want to have one again? NO. Am I grateful my body freaked out? YES. If I did not have the panic attack, I wouldn’t have booked…

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re-JOY-ce when life get’s busy.

Always be joyful! | 1 Thessalonians 5:6 Hi there pretty friend!! Life has been…a whirlwind, let me tell ya. I am someone who has never processed stress well. My body physically can. not. handle. it. Over the last few weeks I made a decision to step down from my graduate assistantship and pursue a more…

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10 Things To Do to Help Ease Anxiety

If there’s anyone who understands depression, anxiety, or mental health in general…it’s me. I’ve battled depression since I was a junior in high school which led to an eating disorder. You can read about that HERE and HERE. I’ve also always been slightly OCD and as of recently I have dealt with some pretty intense…

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See ya later undergrad, anxiety attacks, & a few things I ate this week!

Hellllloooooooo beautiful people! I am currently snuggled up on the couch with a big cup of coffee, a fuzzy blanket, sweet potatoes in the oven, and the movie “Wine Country” on in the background. This movie is a Netflix original and has all of my favorite funny actresses in it – so far it’s hilarious!…

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