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

A Leap of Faith

For those of you who don't know, I recently started a new job. Same thing, different company. People have told me that serving is serving, no matter where you are. WRONG. People from my previous job kept telling me that the place I was moving to wasn't as good as where I was. They said … Continue reading A Leap of Faith