4 Things To Do Less Often in 2018

Joys of Josie, Lifestyle

I’ve been meaning to write this post for sometime. When I started to think about what I wanted my 2018 resolutions to be I also thought about bad habits and things I wanted to do less often in 2018 and BAM! a blog post idea. Almost a reverse resolution type thing. Cute, eh? So yeah, […]

February 12, 2018

My Post-Baby Fitness Journey

Joys of Josie, Lifestyle

My daughter, Rory will be two this coming May. I’m sure many of you are thinking uhh… isn’t it a little too far past the whole “post-baby” fitness timeframe? Truth is, I didn’t actually get my ass into gear until my daughter was 10-11 months old. And… even more of a truth is it’s taken […]

January 17, 2018

Favorite Moments of 2017

Joys of Josie, Lifestyle

Depending on who you ask, 2017 was quite a year. I could spend a nice chunk of time discussing all the shit moments of 2017, but that’s not my style. Below, I’ve compiled a list of some of my fav 2017 moments. Ireland Outside of a cruise vacation, I had never been outside of the […]

December 29, 2017

How to Apologize


I know how this post comes across… I turned 30 and all of a sudden I’m this wise bitch with all the answers. Truthfully, I had a post planned for today about my 30th birthday celebrations and the hangover but nothing… absolutely NOTHING… went according to plan. Not even the hangover. Countless Vegas bombs and […]

December 4, 2017

Thoughts on Turning 30


Well, I did it. I made it to 30. I feel like should get a certificate or a prize or something. Age has never really been something that bothered me. That’s probably, in large part, because I don’t feel 30. I still feel like the quirky and weird 18-year-old Josie except I have a much […]

November 30, 2017

Toddler Gift Guide (12-36 Months)


 Yes, I’m aware that toddlers may not be the best at communicating exactly what they want for Christmas. Partly because they probably have no clue what Christmas is and partly because the big guy in the red suit gives them some pretty ratchet nightmares.   So, no… I don’t write this gift guide with the […]

November 21, 2017