I. hate. flying. I hate the timing of getting to the airport at just the right time, the process of going through horrible security screenings (take off your shoes--forgot socks? too bad!) But this fall, I had to fly somewhere. So this time, I vowed it would be different. Here's what I learned, and how I now win at traveling! Click on the post title to read!
Today I began the day with the intention of focusing on myself. On my value, my worth, and my happiness. Sadly, the more I focused on those things, the more I realized that lately, I had been devaluing those things--ignoring them, prioritizing the needs and wants of others over those of my own. Click on the post title to read my letter to myself.
I don't know about you, but I like a good challenge. This month, I have been challenging myself to do something that is good for the earth: Plastic Free July. I've been preparing for this challenge for a while, actually, by investing in reusable alternatives to single-use plastics. I thought I would share some of the products I have found to help me do that. Click on the post title to read!
I painted my chest! Check out the post to see how it turned out. 🙂
Welcome to June! May went out with a bang for my family as we celebrated my little brother's high school graduation. We had quite a lot of fun redecorating the living room for his open house. Click the post title to check out what we did to make the family room a welcoming place to gather.
As a kid, I read all. the. time. This summer, I have a long list to read. I want to know what you're reading, and give you some free books, so make sure you leave a comment! Click the post title to continue reading.
I have a confession to make: I am addicted to stuff. I am drawn to things of beauty everywhere. And as I meditate on my possessions, I am reminded of a truth I already know. Click the post title to continue reading.
I always feel best when I make purchases that reflect my values. I want to support companies who are making an effort to reduce, reuse, and recycle... in that order! So let's talk about some of my favorite eco-friendly brands. Click the post title to learn more!
I have three projects: painting a chest, building a desk, and making a pallet bed. Click the post title to learn more!
If you're anything like me, you're always looking for just the right word. I'm going to fill you in on seven you might not know in today's post! Click the post title to expand your vocabulary!