This past weekend, my friends and I were discussing about people asking us if we have a word for the new year. Looking back, I don’t think I ever had a word for the year, but I know I’ve used a “phrase of the year” to keep me focused. In the past, I’ve created a yearly
At the beginning of each year, I like to take time to reflect on where I began and finished in all areas of my life. However, last year was the first time I reflected on my achievements. And if I’m being honest, it felt a little weird because I didn’t want to give a “showing off”
Happy 2019, loves! Here we are again. It felt like yesterday when I was celebrating 2018 with you! I cannot believe another new year is upon us! While 2018 wasn’t so hot for me personal life-wise, it really wasn’t a terrible year in the grand scheme of things. The last 365 days brought
And just like that, Christmas is over. That is absolutely insane to me! What happened to December? The holiday season has flown by so incredibly fast. And I’ve decided that I’m keeping up my holiday decorations for as long as possible because I was late on that this year. However, I was ahead of my
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Happy Christmas, loves! I love it when British people say this so here I am wishing you a very happy Christmas and the most joyful holiday. In case you’ve swung by SSD today while waiting for food to cook or for a family member to wake up from their food coma (ha!), today’s post is
With 2019 being less than two weeks away, I’ve started to reflect on what this past year has taught me. In comparison to 2017, 2018 was an okay year for me. Again, don’t get me wrong. What happened in my life within the last 353 days pales in comparison to what others are going through.
As the days continue to soar away, 2018 has felt like it’s flown by, like faster-than-the-Flash flown by. But in terms of seasons, it’s been such a slow one for me. Whether I liked it or not, this year has been a year of less work and more of rest and reflection. Reflection, I’m good