I survived 2018! I wish I could say I thrived...maybe in 2019. So, while I was blogging throughout the year there were still moments I didn't share here. So let's take a moment to reflect on the whirlwind that was 2018. ~ t h e h i g h l i g h … Continue reading A Year in Review
Happy new year! I am back! You might notice something new about the blog...we got our own URL! I was super excited about this upgrade and decided to use some gift money to secure it. You can now find me at lovelydysfunction.com! I hope your 2019 is off to a fabulous start thus far and … Continue reading 2019 has begun
It's the most wonderful time of the year! I hope everyone's holiday season or, if you don't celebrate, your December is off to a wonderful start. Last year I took about a month(ish) long break (approx. 3 posts) from the blog to spend time with family and friends and wrap up the year peacefully. So … Continue reading The Holidays are here!
I have been on the hunt for a natural deodorant (without aluminum) for a couple years now. I always end up bouncing back to Dove when I wind up stinky and sweaty around noon. So this year, I kicked my hunt up a notch and I've tried 5 different brands each over several weeks to … Continue reading Natural deodorant: does it actually work?
It was a rough year for me and I don't like to speak for others but I would guess it was a rough year for a lot of people. However, one thing in life I really try to remember is there is always something to be grateful for. My favorite book of all time, A … Continue reading Things I was thankful for in 2018
Life has been rough lately so let's take it easy this week and just enjoy some cute pictures of my dog, Zuzu. I recently got a new phone with portrait mode so the number of photos of my dog on my phone increased by approximately 200%. Enjoy. Hope you didn't mind the slight deviation this … Continue reading Some cute pictures of my dog
I've done makeup product favorites before and I really enjoyed writing that for some odd reason. So, I decided to make a broader list of my favorites to include skincare, toiletries, food, tech products, clothes, etc. etc. Maybe this is boring, maybe you love it...either way here you go! Toiletries/Skincare Micellar Water I don't have … Continue reading My favorites
I recently found this video by a guy named Gus Johnson where he reads reviews on small businesses from his hometown. I, coincidentally, am also from a small town and thought this would be hilarious to recreate in blog form. (Gus is really funny and you should check out his channel.) My hometown isn't so … Continue reading Small town Google reviews
I've been living in Colorado, hundreds of miles away from anyone I know, for over a year now. There is nothing like extreme independence and financial chaos to teach you some life lessons - and I want to share! Perfect your handshake I'm laughing to myself as I write this because this seems like such … Continue reading Life tips for dummies from a dummy
Art I'm that awful in between where I'm not atrocious but I am hundreds of miles away from being good at art. It's the worst place to be. Driving I used to pretend that I was good at driving and that everyone else was crazy but I've given that charade up. I'm a bad driver, … Continue reading 10 things I wish I was good at but I’m just not