balance, life

Deets with Diane: The Struggle is REAL

Hey guys! Since my life has been so hectic since moving to North Carolina, I decided to do a  post updating everyone on the foolery that is my life. As far as foolery, January was no different, especially since it was my birthday month. If I could describe January in one word it would be… Continue reading Deets with Diane: The Struggle is REAL

balance, life, relationships

I Learned These Lessons the Hard Way

“Go shawty, it’s ya birthday!” That’s right! Last week was officially my birthday week, which means it is time to reflect on what HAS happened (good & bad), what I WANT to happen (reminding myself to be realistic), and all the pleasantries in between. Instead of going through every minute detail of being 27, I… Continue reading I Learned These Lessons the Hard Way

balance, life

I’m Quiet; Deal With It

Written by Brianna Krueger Quiet  [kwahy-it] adjective making no noise or sound, especially no disturbing sound free, or comparatively free, from noise silent Loud [loud] adjective (of sound) strongly audible; having exceptional volume or intensity making, emitting, or uttering strongly audible sounds clamorous, vociferous, or blatant; noisy Somewhere along the way from Dictionary’s meaning ‘quiet’… Continue reading I’m Quiet; Deal With It

balance, inspiration

5 Ways to Level Up for the New Year

Please note that this post contains affiliate links. 2018 is over and we are well on our way to entering the second month in 2019. Damn, that was fast! 2018 was life-changing for me; so much had happened and I want to keep that momentum up while entering 2019. Even though last year displayed some successes,… Continue reading 5 Ways to Level Up for the New Year

life

A Letter To My College Freshman Self

Now that Fall is here, I am seeing tailgates for college football and I feel so nostalgic. It feels like just yesterday that I was a high school senior turned college freshman. I was too geeked to be moving that hour and a half from my parents. It was my first taste of freedom and… Continue reading A Letter To My College Freshman Self

life, relationships

What A Girl Wants: A Better Me, A Better You

By Brianna Krueger It took being broken up with to realize what I want in a relationship – someone that makes me want to be a better me. Someone that I won’t say necessarily completes me, but adds to me.  Someone who teaches and challenges me to step out of what I’m accustomed to as… Continue reading What A Girl Wants: A Better Me, A Better You

inspiration

Blogger Recognition Award

I am super excited to have been nominated for the 2017 Blogger Recognition Award by Elizabeth at Family Farm School. By the way, I encourage everyone to check her blog out, she covers some great topics. I decided to take my blogging seriously in December of 2016 and being nominated for this award makes me… Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award

inspiration, life

Single Girl Safety Tips

Recently I had an incident that shed light on the importance of safety. To many, calling someone a “stalker” is used in a jokingly manner, but this was all too real in my situation. To give you a preface to my story about stalking, I was asked to give someone a ride to a job… Continue reading Single Girl Safety Tips

Career, Office Life

Do Not Waste My Time: Guide to a Successful Meeting

Scenario: You've been called into a meeting. You grab your notebook and pen to take notes, you try to organize relevant information and review the agenda to ensure you are prepared. The meeting begins and someone asks a question, the leader of this meeting sidesteps the question and goes off on a tangent - thus… Continue reading Do Not Waste My Time: Guide to a Successful Meeting

Career, Office Life

Someone Made A Complaint About You at Work, Now What?

We have all been there: we have gotten on someone's bad side or made a mistake and in return, they said some "not so nice" things about you, but what happens when this person complains to your supervisor? It happens in life every day and in a social setting we may even confront them, but… Continue reading Someone Made A Complaint About You at Work, Now What?