Self Care for Moms

These tips on self care for moms will help you with your mental, spiritual, and physical health so that you can be at your best. Moms, taking care of yourself is a good thing!

Creating Goals Instead of Resolutions

How to Set and Achieve Your Goals for the Year

I didn’t always know how to set goals and really stick with them. When I was a teen, I used to sit down on New Years’ Eve and write myself a little note. I wrote about things I hoped would change, things I knew would be different, a few time-capsule sort of notes about what […] Read more…

book review

My Favorite Books of the Year

I’ve been looking forward to this post ALL YEAR! Here are my top five picks of the books I read over the year. It was so hard to choose. And by so hard, I mean almost paralyzing. I finished a total of 32 books in 2017, and there were so many five-star choices for me! […] Read more…

October Book Review

Another month has gone by, and that means it’s time for my monthly book review (no spoilers)! October was a wonderful month, which is why I only finished two books. I had a bit of a problem deciding on a book, and would read a few lines before changing my mind…between that and having a […] Read more…

September Book Review

Another month has gone by, and that means it’s time for my monthly book review (no spoilers)! I finished four books in September, including a nice even mix of fiction and nonfiction. Let’s get started with the stories first… Crazy Rich Asians Crazy Rich Asians is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed […] Read more…

Two DIY Lip Scrubs

I have really dry lips, ladies. And I’ve tried all sorts of things to fix the problem. That’s why I’m almost sad that I only recently discovered homemade lip scrubs. They are so easy to make, fun to experiment with, completely flexible, natural and healthy, and incredibly affordable in comparison with brand name scrubs. It’s […] Read more…

August Book Review

Another month has gone by, and that means it’s time for my monthly book review (no spoilers)! I finished three books this month–one non-fiction and two fiction. They were all great! So here’s what I finished reading in August:   The fiction was on the lighter side, while the nonfiction was not. These books get […] Read more…

Back to School Prep

I can smell the crayons already. We’re wrapping up summer and starting to embrace back to school season for the first time in our household. So that’s why I felt a bit silly at first joining today’s Workin’ it Wednesday linkup from Shay and Erica . After all, Kai has only had a year of three-school, […] Read more…

woman writing with her Bible and laptop nearby

How to Start a Planner: Tips and Steps!

I’m ridiculously excited about teaching you how to start a planner. It all began with the brain fog I experienced this summer. The low-key fun of our unscheduled days started out feeling spontaneous and relaxing, but ended up feeling just plain confusing. It turns out I really need to stay on top of my life even […] Read more…

July Book Review

Another month has gone by, and that means it’s time for my monthly book review (no spoilers)! This month was a first since I started this blog–I read only fiction. Are you as shocked as I am?? So here’s what I (mostly) finished reading this month: This isn’t my usual group of books that I’d […] Read more…

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