• Oct 16, 2018

    Holiday Tradition 🎃 Every year, my giant family has a pumpkin carving contest . I’ve never won because I have some pumpkin carving pros in my family, but none the less, we have an amazing time !       
  • Oct 16, 2018

    Bachelors of Science Degree 🙌 
  • Oct 16, 2018

     Well ,I made this goal before I became a personal trainer-- Current Goal: Be able to squat 200 pounds!  The picture below is 135 which is more than my bodyweight!
  • Oct 16, 2018

     My daughter is biracial, and let me tell you, as a white mother, I had NO idea this would be essential. Her hair is completely a different texture than mine and she's got these beautiful curls that I needed to understand better. Finding...
  • Oct 16, 2018

     I LOVE Jazz music. It's so soothing to me. Over the summer, my city has something called Jazz on Jay and they play Live Jazz music once a week. People bring chairs, vendors sell things and it reminds me of how much the fact my city can ...
  • Oct 5, 2018

    Absolutely AMAZING! My boyfriend and I surprised my daughter with a week long vacation to Disney. We got to go to every single park!  We stayed at one of the resorts-- I was star struck and cried when I met Princess Tiana (She's my favor...
  • Oct 5, 2018

    My daughter's name is Destiny, so it was only appropriate I took her to "her" mall! This place is huge and there is soooo many things to do with the kids. We actually didn't go shopping at all. This is indeed the only mall I've been too ...
  • Oct 5, 2018

     Ok, so after lots of talks with friends. I decided I didn't want to be in NYC to see the ball drop. I have heard horror stories about people having to pee in bottles and I lost interest. HOWEVER, I still wanted to somewhat experience th...
  • Oct 5, 2018

    Last year I went with my best friend and it was the most terrifying thing ever. I went once two years before and I was the one of the crowd that the actors picked out VERY quickly. This is most-likely attributed to me being a big baby. W...
  • Sep 24, 2018

    I believe everyone has that one breakup that they swear they won't be able to get over. After months of depression, I decided to finally take charge of my happiness. I told myself I deserve my own time and I would take a year for myself ...
  • Sep 18, 2018

    Took my daughter to make “Princess Celestia” ! She loved it — it’s pricey, but we gotta have at least one . 
  • Disneyworld, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL, USA
    Sep 18, 2018

     My boyfriend, My daughter, and I took our first family trip! We went to Disney World! We had an amazing time & plan to make an annual Family Trip! 
  • Sep 15, 2018

     Rosie the Riveter #girlpower ! Of course my little Moana stole the show!
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    Went to Disney! I definitely plan to return one day!  
  • Sep 11, 2018

    I actually filmed my daughter's reaction instead of a picture! So I originally told her we were going bird watching and planned to surprise her. So, for the very first time, she got on a plane and we flew from NY to Florida. She had no i...
  • Sep 11, 2018

    I had a friend who didn’t want his anymore — and GAVE me one . Of course I really just use it for the Kinect which is a great way my daughter and I get physical activity into our lives during winter :)   
  • Fish Creek Pond Campground, New York 30, Saranac Lake, NY, USA
    Aug 15, 2018

    So I didn’t get a picture of meeee drinking it, but apparently I took a bunch of my brother drinking out of it ... and my sister pretending she’s a rhino ? Lol  but my family and I go camping each year— now 50/60 of us go up every summe...
  • Rainforest Cafe - Disney Animal Kingdom, Kissimmee, FL, USA
    Aug 9, 2018

    I went while I went to Disney World— right outside Animal Kingdom. This place was absolutely phenomenal ! The entire place looked like a jungle— the plants , the waterfall, the Stars on the ceiling,  the animals (which moved). During two...
  • Disneyworld, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL, USA
    Aug 9, 2018

    I CRIED !  I have love for allll the Disney Princesses. My daughter got pictures with all of them ... but Princess Tiana is my absolute favorite.  Let me tell you, Tiana is even more beautiful in personnnnnn! 😍👸🏾 Besides her having the...
  • Aug 9, 2018

    I read in numerous places that matching shirts at Disney were a must! I had to buy some for a few of my favorite people in the entire world!
  • May 26, 2018

    In May of 2017, I did a Flash Mob proposal for a friend of mine to propose to his Boyfriend— Now, they are happily married :) they had an absolutely beautiful ceremony and I’m so happy to have attended !  
  • Proctors, State Street, Schenectady, NY, USA
    Mar 23, 2018

    Poetry in Motion!! I'm so impressed with how my city ( known for all the wrong reasons) was able to come together and was able to lift eachother up. Poets spoke about some of the toughest personal issues they and our community have faced...
  • Mar 1, 2018

    I actually have a REALLY interesting story! Around February, I was really realizing how I really don't have that many friends. I didn't just want any friend-- I wanted someone who I would be able to relate too. I found this app-- think a...
  • Feb 3, 2018

    Built with my babygirl!!! ❤️🤗 
  • Sep 21, 2017

    New York really does & will always feel so surreal to me .  Something about the excitement and lights and people always makes me happy. Turns out I haven’t actually taken a picture there since I had my really crappy phone . I’ll have...
  • Howe Caverns, Discovery Drive, Howes Cave, NY, USA
    Sep 21, 2017

    Howe Caverns! Includes a walking and boat tour of a cave in New York State.
  • Sep 21, 2017

    Baaaaaasowennaaaaaa mamabeetsebaba !!! ❤️❤️❤️ A few friends and I saw the Lion King on Broadway. I don’t care if you’re a theatre person or not, this is hands down, the most amazing play ever ! The costumes are phenomenal, the actors are...
  • Sep 21, 2017

     I use this all the time. My fitbit motivates me to take my 10,000 steps a day and boosts my positivity each day!
  • Sep 21, 2017

    I have no recent pictures, but I haveeee gotten better ! My aunt taught me while we were camping & I practiced on this creepy head until I got it down ! I still take longer than I should to get a full head done, but I’m working on it...
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    Batman is my fave !!  
  • Sep 21, 2017

    Ok, so my giant, lovely family is FULL of traditions--like we have Sunday dinner's every week and STILL make excuses to hang out with eachother more. Some of our big traditions: New Years Eve Party Easter egg hunt/ baskets/ dinner/ ...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    My good friend asked me if I would be willing to dance in a Flashmob Proposal!!!!!!! He planned to propose to his boyfriend (they are now happily married) . ❤️❤️❤️ When I tell you, this was one of the most amazing things to be a part of,...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    It’s not much , but it’s all mine ! 🤗 
  • Sep 21, 2017

    Gotta support the young ones ! This was from the high school dancer concert, but since my parents were heavily involved in the theatre program, I’ve had to maintain that tradition and go to a few shows as well!  
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    My bro and I 🤗 
  • Sep 21, 2017

     Another Milestone goal that I technically have no control over. On the other hand, I love spending time with my super happy, energy filled Godson! I love my best friend for allowing me to be called a Godmother!
  • Sep 21, 2017

    I found a theramin at a museum! Turns out I am NOT a natural and this is a realllly hard instrument to play .
  • Sep 21, 2017

    Fun things to do with my daughter-- We actually went to my moms because she has a backyard. Next time, I'm making sure we blow up the air mattress. 
  • Sep 21, 2017

     I've read a lot of research that supported the many benefits of mindfulness. I ended up taking a stress management class and we ended up doing it every class. At first, it was weird-- it was awkward. I didn't feel comfortable closing my...
  • Sep 21, 2017

     So, I'm a teacher, and a mom, and I'm obsessed with culture and food. I have a goal to coook a dish from every nation in the world. As I try to instill the love for learning in my daughter, I now create a cultural learning unit whenever...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    I had a couple. I rarely get out, but when I do , I’m alwayssss dancing and I have been told I’m the life of the party — this particular night I had a stranger buy me a drink , another stranger buy me a shot, the bartenders (women ) give...
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     So I'm not big on getting a tattoo simply to have another tattoo. I wanted to get something that was meaningful to me. I decided to get a simple word that means a lot to me: "Enough" This is my constant reminder that I do enough, I hav...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    I still don’t know how  to use it . If anyone has any pointers — please send them my way !! 
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    Ok, so this is one of my absolute Favorite things to do. I used to teach a class and would love to start it back up. I mainly volunteer at events and can teach anyone to jump in less than a minute. Of course, I taught my daughter to jump...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    Family Tradition ❤️ 
  • Sep 21, 2017

    These guys (AND LADIES!) are absolutely phenomenal. I went once when I was little and HAD to go again. After my daughter turned 5, I thought it would be a great time to check them out again. They have since come to the area each year and...
  • Sep 21, 2017

     A friend of mine came back to visit New York. We decided to get a bunch of friends to go out and play laser tag. There was about 12 of us and we had such a good time. I came in SECOND-- which was pretty good. The second round a lot of t...
  • Sep 21, 2017

    I actually had to create a website for one of my Graduate Courses. I decided to make the focus on teaching Health and Physical Education. I felt a lot of the requirements (we had to create a lot of our own videos , screen casts, audio fi...
  • Sep 9, 2017

    Spent my 25th Birthday here! Awesome experience! 
  • Feb 13, 2017

    Visited in February 2017! My daughter and I drove to Massachusetts during winter break and still managed to have a blast . We stayed at an Airbnb just outside of Boston . We visited the New England Aquarium, Boston Children’s Museum, Wal...
  • Proctors, State Street, Schenectady, NY, USA
    Dec 17, 2016

    As a single parent, the holidays can be tough. You want to give your child the world and can’t necessarily afford to do so. I’m a huge “spoil your child with experiences, not things” type of gal, so I wanted to take my daughter to see th...
  • May 21, 2016

    I graduated! Statistics say less than 2% of teen moms graduate with a 4- year degree by the time they are 30. Although it took longer than anticipated, at 23, I earned my Bachelors of Science Degree. I got pregnant in high school and my ...
  • Apr 16, 2016

    Family tradition 😌 been doing this since I was a kid. This was taken 2016  
  • Jan 10, 2016

    When I was little, I always wanted to become a teacher, so I could write on the chalkboard. I ended up going into Physical Education (Not many chalkboards) and I am finishing up my final semester in my Masters program in Health Education...
  • Jan 4, 2016

    AGAIN! Need to take my daughter!! This is a restaurant in Times Square where literally EVERY waiter and waitress is an aspiring broadway performer. They are all amazing and take turns singing (and dancing) the entire time all while you e...
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     When I was in high school, these were sooooo much easier for me. I was/ am super competitive and would beat out most/ if not all of the boys in my weight lifting class and knock out 25 pullups without problems. I will also note I am 5'1...
  • Jan 1, 2016

    I WOULD give this 5 stars if I actually did every single one of the programs I own — next, I have to make a goal to complete all of these workouts !  
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    apparently my camera was trash, but the performance was actually great ! I heard they are coming again this year !   
  • Sep 11, 2015

    We did this for 9/11 . Of course babygirl was Alll Excited at first and was sooooo shy when we walked over there (she was afraid of men). She did like getting a tour of the fire truck though ! 
  • Sep 9, 2015

    I used to sleep in past 9?!  I have a kid (who has school), I teach Monday- Friday . I have early personal training sessions on Saturday and my body thinks we should wake up at 6:30 on Sunday too .   
  • Dec 28, 2014

     Ok, so this is one of those "goals" that I literally have no control over... but It's still something I am sooooo proud to have the title of! I am proud to be auntie to TWO nephews <3 
  • Dec 28, 2014

    First off, this is the coolest thing ever. Out of the 10 fitness class formats I've taught, this is by far my favorite class to teach...ever! For those who don't know what double dutch is: its two jump ropes spinning  simultaneously in o...
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    I need to go back and take a better one! Unfortunately, I had the crappiest phone of all time, but still doesn’t make my experience any less awesome !  
  • Aug 23, 2014

    Brush teeth snuggle up read pray bedtime ❤️ 
  • Jul 30, 2014

      2018 Update : I have now student taught for both Physical Education & Health Education; teach regularly at an alternative school and taught multiple fitness classes including boot camp, body weight workout , HIIT , and Double Dutc...
  • Jul 30, 2014

    I have the pleasure of working at the YMCA and this is a paid class offered by one of my coworkers. I was sweaty and felt extremely badass by the end of the class with my pink boxing gloves, haha. I had SOO much fun and had a great worko...
  • Jul 21, 2014

     I am SOOO proud of myself for finally getting this certification. I am currently certified through AFAA, which is a pretty reputable Certification; HOWEVER, I highly recommend going to the three day training! My training was canceled du...
  • Plotter Kill Nature Preserve, Schenectady, NY, United States
    Jun 17, 2014

     So, I live in this ghetto ass city in NY; therefore, have a great appreciation for nature (and not having ignorant people around me puts my mind at ease). Surprisingly, this place was right on the outskirts of Schenectady (where I live)...
  • Jun 17, 2014

     I went to California when I was 7 years old, but had such a great time that I promised I'd go back. I'm now 21 years old and decided to visit my friend who was stationed there from June 11th- 16th. Again, I had such a great time. My hot...
  • Oceanside, CA, United States
    Jun 17, 2014

    I decided to run 3 miles on the beach at 7a.m. while I was in California =)
  • San Diego Zoo, Zoo Drive, San Diego, CA, United States
    Jun 17, 2014

     I absolutely loved it! It's one of the only places in the U.S. where they have Pandas!!! (let alone two!!!) I love the animals and I think that the San Diego Zoo has done a lot to ensure the animals feel comfortable where they are today...
  • SeaWorld San Diego, Sea World Drive, San Diego, CA, United States
    Jun 17, 2014

     I just got back from California a few days ago and ended up going to SeaWorld!! I had such a great time and decided I wanted to be a dolphin trainer!! haha They seriously are the coolest, sweetest things ever!! I would love to bring my ...
  • Jun 17, 2014

     I love to dance, but as a mother, clubbing usually doesn't happen too often. I ended up taking advantage when I went to California. It would have received 5 stars if it didn't close so early (1:30 AM???) what's up with that??
  • Jun 16, 2014

     I ended up needing to take a foreign language last Semester and decided on French. Honestly, I had taken French for about 4 years and still learned near nothing. Now that I'm older, I actually enjoy learning. My school offered online Fr...
  • Jun 3, 2014

    I lucked out with this one. My best friends dad lives across the street and is a (wonderful) chef. He taught me some of his secrets as we sent his daughter (my best friend) videos bragging about the food we were going to eat =)   Also, n...
  • Jun 3, 2014

     So the first time I saw Remy Ma (a female rapper) when she did a signing at a mall nearby. I thought I'd stop by. So I waited in line for a really long time & there were so many girls that came out and said she was rude. She was nic...
  • May 12, 2014

    Update : turns out I got addicted and did is every semester after that except one !    Finally!!!!!!! I worked my ass off for every single one of these grades!!! I spent the majority of my weekends in the house, studying for an upcomin...
  • May 9, 2014

    I got pregnant when I was 17 years old and found out when I was 6 months pregnant, away at college, and single. My family is predominantly Catholic and although I didn't believe they were judgemental, I thought that conservative views wo...
  • May 8, 2014

    My DREAM job!!! Finally got it!! I'm currently teaching 3 Hip Hop classes through the YMCA (Elementary age, Middle school age, and adults) . I LOVE it! Hoping to soon add a college age class as well =)
  • Proctor's Theatre, State Street, Schenectady, NY, United States
    May 7, 2014

     This is a picture that was taken my graduation at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, NY in 2010 by my sister. She didn't realize the woman until she posted the pictures on Facebook. Proctors was a vaudeville theatre built in 1926, so it's...
  • May 6, 2014

     So, I've actually got the chance to do this twice! The first author was Ben Mikaelsen who is known for having a pet bear (and a big one at that). We had to read a book (I cant recall the name) and he came and did a book signing in the l...
  • May 6, 2014

     I'm such a cheater.... I do this at least twice a week and am currently good friends with the Zumba instructor lol
  • May 6, 2014

     I was in NYC visiting my sister and when we were walking around, we came across this young man-- right by the Rockerfeller Center Tree, who had some awesome paintings available. We walked closer and realized he was making these things i...
  • May 6, 2014

     My ex came to visit my daughter because she does this thing where she makes everyone fall in love with her. Long story short, we ordered food and he wanted calamari. Me, being the corniest person ever, screams, "YESS! THIS SHIT IS ON MY...
  • May 6, 2014

     Ok, so I'm going to be completely honest... I cannot remember the last time I left the house without make-up. My guess? 16. I've gone camping without wearing make-up, but that doesn't count. I'm now 21 years old and have no idea how muc...
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