Light your community

This week is all about lighting your community.   There are always volunteer opportunities to help you neighborhood or community in some way. You can go to justserve.org to find opportunities near you.  There may be food banks, homeless shelters, hospitals and orphanages you can go visit.  There can also be service projects. For example, […]

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Light the world

 So tis the season to feel the love and spirit of giving. I know that this is something we should be doing and feeling everyday but lets be honest, we live in a crazy world where everyone has crazy busy lives, even if they don’t work. Most people are preoccupied trying to figure life out […]

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Recoup…. for now

Thanksgiving is over. ☹️ But now comes the time to bring out those Xmas trees, lights and begin the gift wrapping. This turkey day I was able to go visit my family in California and on our way back we visited some friends, including our neighbors. Two of three people we visited has their Christmas […]

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Turkey DAY!! 🦃

YAY! Thanksgiving is here!!Family, fun times and FOOOD!!  I think the food is probably everyones favorite part of thanksgiving, especially since there’s always enough to last you for days. I know that’s one of my favorite parts about hosting Thanksgiving at my parents house, we got all the leftovers =)In my family, I’m sure like […]

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Love, service and gratitude

Its that time of year again when everyone starts to feel the holiday spirit. We hear the christmas songs at the stores and on the radio. We start feeling a sense of gratitude for everything around us, life is great and theres so much to be thankful for. Too bad those feelings go away January […]

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Mo’ Money Mo’ Problems

In  January of 2013, only 4 months after getting married, my husband and I got our own donut franchise in the San Fernando Valley. From the first day that we were offered the place my husband and dad were super on board, I was definitely NOT. I watched my dad struggle a lot with the […]

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