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  • new year's resolutions check in

    2017 New Year’s Resolutions Check In

    With March drawing to a close I thought I’d do a little new year’s resolutions check in. It’s so easy to made big, lofty goals in the first week of January. Everything feels possible as…

    March 29, 2017
  • Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

    I’m sitting here nursing a bad back and seriously can’t believe it’s raining again. My girl is at school so I’ve had a few sacred hours to myself today to soak in the tub…

    January 18, 2017
  • how we're decluttering

    How We’re Decluttering In The New Year

    Confession, lately I’ve started to feel a little suffocated by all our stuff. It’s not like we had that much to begin with but with the addition of a baby, who has now turned into…

    January 10, 2017
  • 2017 Theme Word and Resolutions

    2017 Theme Word and Resolutions

    How was your holiday friends? Good I hope. It already feels like it’s so far behind us. I tried really hard to hang on to the vacation week and savor it but time doesn’t…

    January 4, 2017
  • Ways to Simplify Life Right This Second

    What are we, 5 days to Christmas? If ever the saying, “the season is upon us” applies, it’s now. Time for Christmas music, baked goods, trees and feel-good movies. But for me, all those warm…

    December 20, 2016
  • grateful and thankful

    Gratitude, Thanks and A Little F*$k You 2016

    Lately the world has felt really upside down. The other night Michael and I were watching the season finale of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. I’m kind of obsessed with him, and the…

    November 23, 2016
  • okay with just being okay

    How To Be Okay With Just Being Okay

    Sometimes you need to be okay with just being okay. Let me explain because you know I’m all for the “let’s be better than we were yesterday” mindset. I’m a striver, a go-getter. I like…

    November 15, 2016
  • finding your passion: 10 questions to ask yourself

    Finding Your Passion: 10 Questions To Ask Yourself

    I bet you’ve heard it before…something about finding your passion. Nope? Just me? I sort of hate the word passion. It’s a word rooted in expectation. Sometimes, the ability to simply articulate our own…

    October 18, 2016
  • 3 Tips for how to deal with perceived perfection envy

    How To Deal With Perceived Perfection Envy

    I’ve been thinking a lot about perceived perfection lately, specifically how to deal with perceived perfection envy. Let me paint two stories for you. Number 1: You’re hanging out on social media with the…

    October 12, 2016
  • instgram cleanse

    A Guide To Staying Focused and Fighting Distraction

    I’ve been trying to write this post for weeks but I keep getting distracted, fitting, as this is a guide to staying focused and fighting distraction. Life is so full of distractions, although I think it’s…

    September 22, 2016