5 Things I Learned in 2016


I lied to you guys. I wasn’t going to post again until the second week of January but I decided that I want to share with you guys the most important lessons of 2016.

  1. Live life to the fullest. You never know when your last day is. I learned this lesson hard this year. Last Christmas, the life of someone I really admired was ended instantly. It was shocking and heartbreaking. It was unexpected and it really got me thinking about how you never know when your last day is. Don’t wait for the right time. If there is something you want to do, just do it!
  2. Cherish the time with people you love. This kind of goes along with number one but I think the loss I experienced really brought me closer to my parents. I’ve realized this year that they are getting older and that I really need to start taking care of them and enjoying the little moments with them.
  3. Slow down and relax a bit. Yes, live life to the fullest but take time to rest. Self care was really big in 2016 and it is totally something we should all take seriously.
  4. Learn to say no. This is very important. I come from a family of people pleasers and we have trouble saying no. We just keep going and bending over backwards for people. I learned that it’s okay to say no sometimes. Like in lesson number three, it’s okay to say no and take of yourself instead of others.
  5. Think before you say something. I have a big mouth and boy did I learn a huge lesson on speaking without thinking this year. I learned to stop and think about what you are saying to people. If you don’t have anything nice to say, it’s just better to keep you mouth shut!

What are somethings you learned this year?

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas to my lovely readers! I apologize for being quiet around here lately but as y’all probably understand, the Christmas season is crazy! I leave for Disney World on Saturday so I have decided this will be my last post of 2016! I will post again the second week of January after I get back from Disney and after I celebrate my 24th birthday! I hope everyone has a wonderful rest of 2016!




Disney Store Cyber Monday 2016 Haul

Hello! I know I’ve been pretty quiet lately. Things have been super busy! Today I just wanted to share a few things I got for my upcoming trip to Disney World! Can you believe that my trip is in just three weeks? It seemed like yesterday I was announcing that I was starting to plan one. I’m getting very excited! Everything pictured here I got from the Disney Store on Cyber Monday except for the Magic Bands. Disney sent those to us. Magic Bands are basically your ticket into the parks. Paper tickets are a thing of the past.

Mickey Mouse Peekaboo Mug

Minnie Mouse Peekaboo Mug

Mickey Mouse Op Art Tee for Men

Mickey and Minnie Mouse Long Sleeve Thermal Tee for Women

Minnie and Mickey Mouse Fleece Jacket for Women