Finally Autumn!

Happy Fall from Journals by Jhu! Here are some fun anticipations of the season! Halloween: Truly the most “sweet” of all holidays. I am going to plenty of costume parties this year. I also plan to pass out candy to the local children in my neighborhood. What about you? Do you celebrate this spooky holiday?…

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My Daily Workout

Hey guys! It’s super important to keep your body fit and active. Duh, right? Well, it’s even more significant to establish a consistent exercise routine and schedule. For a lot of people, myself included, staying consistent with fitness is pretty challenging. You’ll hear me say a lot that it takes about 25 days to build…

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Announcements!

Hey guys, here are a few announcements as of 09/07/2018: 1. You guys probably already noticed this, but I am not posting every day anymore. Instead, I will be posting once or twice during the week, and doing vlogs on the weekends. Between school, work, and home life, I just don’t have the free time…

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Self-Care + An Announcement

Happy Tuesday! Today I’m talking about self-care during hard times. We talk so much about controlling emotions, and finding ways to cope with them. However, nobody seems to really talk anbout self care for when you’re experiencing these harsh emotions, and have no secure way of dealing with them at the moment. I used to…

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Yes, I Am Okay!

First, a moment of silence for the late Aretha Franklin. … Hey friends! It’s great to be posting ! I’m sorry that I was gone, once again, for so long. A lot of things began happening all at one time and I had to step back from WordPress while I got settled. So what’s been…

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Tracking My Weight Loss Journey: 25 Down

*note: this is a vlog. Regular blogs return next week. *note: I do not own rights to the background music. When I first started this journey, I was obese. I had been letting stress and college life fatten me up, and I stopped caring about myself for a few months. In November 2017, I realized…

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You Know You Work In Childcare When…

1. A children’s song get stuck in your head, and you combat it with another children’s song. 2. You can easily name 5 songs that children lose their minds over. 3. The floor is comfortable. 4. You know what children are trying to say when they make sounds and point at items that seem completely…

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Who’s Really On Top?

America’s Next Top Model is one of my favorite TV shows ever. Each season brings new faces, juicer drama, and more fun. I have seen every cycle up until 22, and want to share my 10 favorite models (overall, not just winners). This is a quick post for today. I had a tooth extraction this…

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What am I really doing?

I’ve made many promises about JbJ. I’ve threatened to delete the WordPress site, and I’ve made a new blogsite entirely. Now I’m saying that I’m going to keep WordPress again. It sounds like I’m just bouncing back and forth between ideas, and that’s not fair to y’all. So what is going on for real? Well,…

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Homemade Cleaners vs. Commercial Products

Hey guys! Happy July! Today, we’re discussing what cleaners are best for the common rooms in your house. I am going to break this down section-by-section. This is all based on my personal experience with cleaning my apartment, my parent’s home, as well as the child care center that I teach at. Let’s start with…

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