Woo hoo, a book post! I don’t do enough of these. I absolutely love watching booktube videos (a sub-section of the youtube community dedicated fully to book wonderfulness!). I would love to be more of a book blogger (s/o to The Drunk Quill), but I barely have time to shower, let alone read as much as I want, so future goals I guess. Anyway, I … Continue reading Retellathon TBR!
Hi there! I’m Torey Nicole. I’m kind of in love with my middle name. A few other things I’m in love with: the color pink, chocolate, plush blankets, and laughing…a lot. I’m a recovering Diet Dr Pepper addict, 5K runner, and lover of Jesus. The best compliment I’ve ever received is being called a Human Ray of Sunshine. I spend most my days trying to … Continue reading Daily Life
Read my brief story of faith below, but for more posts and updates as I continue to walk with God, Stay up to date here. While I grew up in the church and went on missions trips when I was younger, and always “believed” in God, my faith story really starts in 2015. At the time I was 24 years old and struggling exceptionally with being … Continue reading Faith
I am slightly obsessed with being entertained. I can find happy in even the smallest of things, but I truly love it when books, movies, and other forms of media can transport me to a whole other place. Escaping, if just for a moment, can be good for the soul. Check out my entertainment posts for all things pop culture that give me life. Continue reading Entertainment
I never would have referred to myself as healthy growing up. Now, I exercise every single day, live for a good outside run, my favorite drink is water, and I try to keep eating healthy a priority. You can learn about my health journey here – and it is a journey – ever changing, ever challenging, but always worth it. Continue reading Health
My absolute favorite place in the world is wherever my friends and family are. I’m beyond blessed that I am surrounded by the people that put up with my craziness from day to day, but love me anyway. Learn more about my family & friends as I continually brag about them on the regular. Continue reading Family & Friends
Oh. My. Good. Grief. That’s pretty much my four word reaction to all things Royal Wedding. As you all know from being alive in this the year of our Lord 2018, HRH Prince Henry (lots of middle names here) of Wales and Rachel Meghan Markle became the Duke & Duchess of Sussex this past Saturday May 19, 2018. And I was HERE. FOR. IT. Well….kind … Continue reading The Royal Wedding
Okay, so let me explain. Yes, I did give up on my reading challenge. But it’s not because I don’t want to read! In the almost four months of 2018, I have read seven books. Which honestly for me? That’s really good, I am really proud of myself. I went to book club in January & February, and read March’s book club book. But then … Continue reading I Gave Up on my Reading Challenge
I HAVE A NEW BATHROOM! Starting March 19, the tear down began, and a week later, it was finished! I want to mention that a family friend named Jim was the craftsman behind the project. He does amazing work, and there is NO WAY it would look half this good if I was left to my own devices. Before These pictures are actually after pictures of the … Continue reading Bathroom Reno!
So, based on the title of this post, you’ve guessed that I’ve had an interesting couple of weeks. Monday March 19 I had a 4:00pm meeting. One of those 4:00pm meetings. You know the ones…where you shut the door and next thing you know, you’re packing up boxes and being escorted out. For the longest time, I had always thought that getting fired was like a death sentence, … Continue reading Well, I Got Fired.