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March 28, 2017
Oh, to have unlimited funds...
Today's post is a reminder that Easter is coming. While it is obviously not about clothes--for me, looking my best that day is an outward representation of my gratitude.
As a child, going to pick out a new dress for Easter was mandatory, a...
March 21, 2017
Little luxuries under five dollars.
March 13, 2017
Is it weird that a positive experience with customer service is such a rarity that I had to mention it? Let me back up...
I am a BIG believer in using an OtterBox for phone protection since I drop my phone on a regular basis. The OtterBox keeps the screen from smashing...
March 7, 2017
Because the whole point of this blog is to help you find happiness in even the smallest of tasks or daily routines, today's post focuses on three ways to enjoy the rites of spring!
1. Plant herbs-There is nothing like a fresh herb to liven up a meal. Even if you are coo...
February 27, 2017
I'm driving on the road A LOT. About half the time, I hit a traffic jam. In the past, I'd drum my fingers, wonder whether it was construction or an accident, and hope for a way out!
Then I found the Waze app. Have you tried it? Essentially, it is a real-time network of...
February 21, 2017
Oh, how I love king cake during Mardi Gras season! But it must be made with cream cheese! None of that grocery store dryness for me!
If you don't have a bakery in your area that does a cream-cheese filled cake, you can make your own with the following recipe.
For the do...
February 14, 2017
A few weeks ago, I wrote about the rage that is Hygge (post here). Well, there's a new kid in town, and it's another idea I will happily support!
Fika is the idea of slowing down in the middle of the day for a coffee break. As in, sit down, stop and savor the moment. If...
February 7, 2017
Do you need a good, "gift they'd never buy themselves, but it would be awesome" kind of present for Valentine's Day?
Let me suggest this deep sleep spray. Made with lavender, vetivert, and chamomile essential oils, it does have an immediate impact that is clinically p...
February 1, 2017
I had the chance to visit Grand Cayman recently, and WOW. I love this Island for so many reasons (year round 80 degree temps, super-happy locals, extra clean facilities...the list goes on). If you get a chance to go, jump at it!
While you are there, let me recommend th...
January 25, 2017
The idea of comfort, or Hygge, has been everywhere lately. I love this concept, especially as stressed as everyone seems right now. A collective deep breath might do us all a world of good!
However, I do think comfort means different things to different people. From my...
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