4 shopping habits that will keep you out of financial trouble

Shopping is fun! Set me free in a bookstore or surround me with locally made pottery and I am in heaven! But set me free in either of those environments without a plan and I’m headed for potential trouble. Here are 4 shopping habits that will keep you (and me) out of financial trouble: 1 […]

The pursuit of quiet, peace, and stillness

the pursuit of quiet, peace, and stillness

We live in a time where everything is at our fingertips. All we have to do is tap on a screen and we can be connected in an instant. We are surrounded on all sides with anything we could tangibly want. The battle we face is that we want these conveniences, but we also desire…Quiet…Peace…and […]

Take back your time (a time inventory)

take back your time (a time inventory)

Time is a precious gift. It can only be lived once. It is not limitless. We all have 24 hours in our day to do the best we can with the time we have. So, why does it feel as though there is never enough of it?     How can we take back our […]

Lasting Impressions: The Forgotten Room

the forgotten room

You probably already know which room I’m talking about. It’s most likely one of the most overlooked rooms in your house. And it’s one of the most important rooms in your house too! It’s a place of Respite, Sanctuary, and Rest.     What room is it? You guessed it. The Bedroom! The room you […]

Book a little time for yourself for these 3 reads

Book a Little Time for These 3 Reads

I know, I know. Who has time to read anymore?!? Taking the time to read has not come easily for me. There are a million things that I want and need to get done in any given day…and reading can feel like one of those guilty pleasures that is hard to justify.     Well, […]

Falling in love with living - week five

Falling in Love with LIVING

LIVING (adjective) : having life : currently active or being used : having the form of a person who is alive Hello Friend! I’m happy that you and I are together again today. We’ve been on this journey for 5 weeks now! If you want to read the first four articles in this series, Week […]

Falling in love with space - week four

Falling in Love with SPACE

Space (noun) the amount of an area, room, surface, etc., that is empty or available for use : an area that is used or available for a specific purpose : an empty area between things   Hi again! I’m so glad you are here with me today. If you want to read the first 3 […]

Falling in love with simple - week three

Falling in Love with SIMPLE

Simple (adjective) having few parts : not complex or fancy   Welcome to part 3 of The Love Series! You got it! This week I’m continuing to write about falling in love with the unique life that has been custom designed for each of us! Our goal thru this series has been to discover how […]

Falling in love with real - week two

Falling in Love with REAL

Real (adjective) actually existing or happening : not imaginary, fake, or artificial. important and deserving to be regarded in a serious way.    Hey Friend, I’m so glad we are here together this week! Love is still on my mind. Remember me telling you how passionate I am about this subject? Yep, still passionate. Let’s […]

The power of love - week one

The Power of LOVE

Love (noun) affection based on admiration, benevolence, or common interests : warm attachment, enthusiasm, devotion.   Love is one of the most powerful motivators of humankind. In fact, our most important mission is to love. You may be wondering what a design blog has to do with The Power of Love. A lot actually! On […]