What do you mean you have to work?

For me working in the service industry has always been great. I get to be my charming self, meet new people, have a flexible schedule, and it keeps me active. BIG NEWS ALERT: In a recent twist (and a co-worker on maternity leave) I recently received a temporary promotion. For the time being your girl … Continue reading What do you mean you have to work?


Rules of Engagment

As I sit here this lovely Tuesday morning, I find myself clutching my Ravenclaw coffee mug and staring hard at that new shiny ring that sits on my left hand. I am beyond happy, I would say absolutely beaming. Sage and I have spoken many times about marriage and engagement, but this is real. Sometimes … Continue reading Rules of Engagment

Lessons in Adulting

I've recently had a few amazing mentors enter my life and these women have taught me some very valuable lessons. I feel that these lessons have helped me to better myself in every aspect and I am beyond blessed to have these women in my life. I've learned not just how to have self-confidence, but … Continue reading Lessons in Adulting

New Year, New Adventures

I hope that everyone has had a happy holidays. I know I have. I have also been very busy getting in quite a bit of overtime at work. The holiday season is an extremely busy time for the restaurant industry. The money is great, but I am oh so exhausted. While everyone else is going about … Continue reading New Year, New Adventures

Traffic: A Nashville Nightmare

As we all know the service industry rarely sleeps. I took another bye-week since I worked all through the Thanksgiving holiday. I'm slightly rested, but still working just as hard. What do I want to talk about today? Nashville Traffic. Yeah that's right. This is a city of impossible drivers. I'm not even sure half … Continue reading Traffic: A Nashville Nightmare

Nashville: One Day for a Newbie

Over the weekend I was blessed with a visit from my friend Chelsea. Chelsea drove eight hours all the way down from Raleigh, NC. This was Chelsea's first time visiting Nashville and I was so excited to show her around. Our very first stop on Saturday morning was Biscuit Love, a place known for its … Continue reading Nashville: One Day for a Newbie

Ghosts of Halloween Past

Happy Halloween Y'all!! This year is the first in three years that I'm not bartending the Spankies Halloween Party. I don't know what to do with my holiday free. I told Sage that we could carve pumpkins, because we haven't done that yet. Other than that I'm out of ideas. We don't really have a … Continue reading Ghosts of Halloween Past