Spring Weather Wardrobe Update: Get These #FashionFriday Deals

Spring Weather Wardrobe Update Believe it or not, even with snow still on the ground, the weather is starting to warm up. You’ll be feeling like ditching some of those layers, and wear more and more dresses. To update your Spring weather wardrobe, Cents of Style has put together a great deal on their line […]

Embracing Life’s Challenges with Grace #ThankfulThursday

Embracing Life’s Challenges Tuesday started off just like any other ordinary weekday. That was, until my kids came home from school and a fairly traumatic event occurred. I’m pretty sure I lost 10 years of my life, but I’m learning that embracing life’s challenges makes it so much less stressful! lesjbohlen / Pixabay Normally my […]

Weekend Recap – Snow, Fun and Comfort – Hello Monday

Weekend Recap, Feb 9 – 11 Happy Monday!  Hope you all had a great weekend!  We had such a busy weekend, I wanted to provide a weekend recap. Our weekend actually began a bit early this past week. With an impending snowstorm, we received phone calls Thursday evening telling us school was cancelled for Friday. […]

Productivity Focus Areas to Work On for the Coming Months

Productivity Focus Areas for the Coming Months Throughout January I was in a Facebook with weekly Live Coaching Sessions called “4 Weeks to a More Productive Life” with Crystal Paine. This class built upon sessions week to week and in the final week, we were to decide upon three productivity focus areas. annawaldl / Pixabay […]

Top 10 Romantic Movies to Watch for Valentine’s Day

Top 10 Romantic Movies to Watch for Valentine’s Day I seriously love all of these movies. I could watch them anytime of the year, but Valentine’s Day makes them particularly special! Here are my top 10 romantic movies, in no particular order, for Valentine’s Day. 1. Dirty Dancing (1987) Starring: Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey About: Baby […]

Last Minute Valentine Gift Ideas for a Cozy Day

Last Minute Valentine Gift Ideas For some, you may be wondering what would make some good last minute Valentine gift ideas for a cozy, intimate Valentine’s Day. This may be a more appealing idea to you than celebrating out on the town. If that is your style, you will appreciate these ideas for a cozy […]

Dealing With Procrastination in Your Child

Dealing With Procrastination in Your Child We’ve all done it. Procrastination. It’s frustrating, and, without a doubt, it’s regrettable. However, it really is a symptom of something else. Often, procrastination is a sign of fear of failure, fear of success, stubbornness, lack of motivation, lack of interest, or simply not knowing how to go about […]

Remembering Good Times While Living with Grandparents

Remembering Good Times on #ThrowbackThursday Growing up, we moved around quite a bit. I was born in and lived in Geneva, Illinois until I was 2 years old. We then West Chicago, Illinois until after kindergarten. At that time, we moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana. By the time I was 10, we moved back to […]

Disney Movie Slate for 2018 – Get Out Your Calendar

Disney Movie Slate for 2018 Recently released, is the Disney movie slate for 2018. It’s going to be a great year for movie goers! February 16, 2018   BLACK PANTHER Marvel Studios I’m so excited to see another Marvel’s character come to the big screen. The Black Panther was originally introduced in Avengers: Civil War. […]

Tips to Make Your Mondays Great – Monday Motivation

Tips to Make Your Mondays Great Mondays… Why are they so dang hard? If you’re like most people, you start dreading them on Sunday when the realization hits that the weekend is almost over. For me, I don’t necessarily dread Monday’s. The kids go back to school and I get to work on my blog. […]