The Best of January: Top 10 Po..

Posted January 31, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 0 Comments
The Best of January: Top 10 Posts

Top 10 Posts Readers Love  Much to my surprise, the #1 most viewed post for the month of January was my poem “Scorched Earth”.  I guess it wasn’t half bad :). Thanks goes to my mama for the inspiration.Coming in 2nd is my segment Slow Cooker Saturdays, and it is a hit! I can honestly […]

28 Ways to Love Yourself or Sh..

Posted January 30, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 0 Comments
28 Ways to Love Yourself or Show Love in February

Buy an item on your wish list Get a massage Go to bed early  Treat yourself to a pair of shoes Make your bedroom peaceful Buy new sheets Eat Ice Cream for breakfast Drink water everyday Make Sundays your days Find a new fragrance Take a Stay-cation Advocate for a charity Look your best on […]

The Blog Report:”If You ..

Posted January 29, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 0 Comments
The Blog Report:”If You Build It”

On December 29th 2014, I pressed publish, and as easy as that, I joined the world of blogging. Armed with my many ideas, I shared a variety of posts, some relevant and some not so much, but I shared them anyway. At the time, I thought I just wanted an outlet, a place where my […]

splurge or save: handbag editi..

Posted January 28, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 0 Comments
splurge or save: handbag edition

classic blue is #trending this spring; which bag would you rock?  I have never been one to carry a bright-colored handbag, but this year is the year of change for me, and I wouldn’t mind adding a little color to my life.  During my search for my next handbag, these blue handbags caught my eye. […]

“what’s a holiday?..

Posted January 27, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 2 Comments
“what’s a holiday?”

I am always amazed by the many types of questions that Tamia asks me.  Some of her questions are just plain weird, such as, “Do rats eat people?” While others are as simple as “Do you love me?”  She is curious about so many things, and sometimes, I don’t have an answer to give her. […]

21 days later

Posted January 23, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 2 Comments
21 days later

On January 2nd, my very noticeable muffin top and I committed to the 21 Day No Junk Food Challenge.  I really approached this as a commitment that would require me to drink something other than water, and my initial thoughts were, “I can live without Pepsi, no problem.”  So began my journey.  But right away, […]

finding the right handbag

Posted January 19, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 2 Comments
finding the right handbag

Buying the next “it” handbag is a serious matter.  It is a purchase that cannot be made on a whim; it must be well considered and well researched.  It is a big deal. Why? Because the handbag makes a statement about the woman carrying it.  It is an extension of her. She and the bag […]

thursday thoughts

Posted January 15, 2015 by tambarr1 in family and home / 2 Comments
thursday thoughts

today, i reminded myself that that i control the outcome, that i can seize the moment, that i should practice humility, that i need to  and even though life gets tough, i do have someone who loves me! thanks and happy thursday,