Life lately | April 2018

I saw the cutest thing I've seen in awhile. I saw a young man buying flowers for his lady. He went with a friend and he meant business. It didn't matter that he didn't know which flowers to choose or that his friend kept making kissing noises. His determination made my day. I hope she likes the flowers he chose.

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Mad dash to the airport

Some of my family had been talking about taking a trip to Jamaica since 2014. When talk about taking the trip this year started, I left it at that "just talk". I refused to get excited about it until dates were set and flight tickets were bought. Normally I'm really good about getting to the airport early, but for the Jamaica trip, getting to the airport was a mess.

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4 ways to deal with a restless mind

Before I know it I'm thinking 5 years into the future, while simultaneously considering how I could've handled high school better. The thoughts about nothing and everything come at a continuous unrelenting pace. I'm naturally an over thinker, so constant mental chatter is normal for me. However sometimes (most of the time) I want a moment of peace, and have developed some coping strategies.

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