How To Be Mentally Healthy in A Time of Crisis

Monday, March 30, 2020

These past couple of weeks have not been easy and as someone who deals with anxiety, it has been extremely hard. Unless you live on Mars (in which case, congrats on getting away from earth), you've heard of the coronavirus and its effects that have, essentially, put the world on pause. This has caused panic, terror, and anxiety in most of us. It has led to us over-reacting which is not good for our health, physically but mainly in this case mentally.

Blue Striped Cocktail Dress | Sabrina Dress Pattern

Monday, March 9, 2020

For those who do not know, I turned twenty this past July I had planned on making myself a dress for this celebration, but unfortunately didn't finish it until January *whoops!*
To celebrate the beginning of my third decade I had decided to make myself a dress. I had no idea as to what I had in mind but I did know I wanted a poofy-ish skirt with a gathered skirt. Something simple that could be worn to special events.

I found a pattern and set to work. The dress pattern was a bit of a challenge but I loved the end result even though because of procrastination, busyness, and forgetfulness it took me six months to finish!

Why I was Gone for February | life update

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Hi everyone. It feels as if I haven't been here in forever, which is kinda true since the last post was published in mid-January. Little did I know then that I would be taking a break, this is the first time since fall 2018 that I have gone off-grid (ie off my blog) for such a long time.

The truth is...

Plaid and Sugar