How to Put Your Plan into Action

How to Put Your Plan into Action

So.. you have a plan, a goal you want to achieve. Do you know how you’re actually going to accomplish that goal? What are you going to do to put the plan into action? Here are some steps to take so that you can really accomplish the plans you’ve set. Take Small Steps Split your plan into baby steps. Then schedule a time to take that first small step. Maybe your goal is to start a blog. I think the {Read More}

Storage Solutions for a Beautiful, Organized Home

favorite storage solutions

Finding a way to store belongings in an organized, but pretty way is a challenge. The first step, of course, is to declutter and make sure you aren’t taking up valuable space storing things you no longer want or need. But then you’re left with the stuff you’re keeping. What are you going to do with it all? Here are some of the ways I like to keep my things stored. Baskets I have a few gorgeous baskets in my {Read More}

How to Create Good Habits

How to Create Good Habits

Are you trying to get up earlier? Exercise more? Drink more water? Trying to create good habits isn’t easy. But if we stick with it, it gets so much easier and in turn, our life can run a lot more smoothly. Set a Timer Set it up as a reminder to when it needs done and/or your time limit for completing the task. For example, if you want to create a habit of spending 15 minutes straightening up your home {Read More}

Awesome Gardening Advice

Awesome Gardening Advice

I love the idea of gardening but I haven’t always been very good at it. I’m determined to try again this year, though, and though I’d share all the great gardening advice I’ve found from around the web. 21 DIY Vertical Gardening Ideas from Sensible Gardening – Fun ideas for gardening vertically! Types of Lettuce from Home Garden Joy – There are so many different kinds of lettuce to choose from! Find out which variety is right for your garden. Free Printable {Read More}

Best Games for Family Game Night

family game night

If you’re looking for a fun, free (or cheap) way to have some quality family time, why not have a family game night? We played lots of games in the evening after dinner growing up and it provided awesome memories and fun times together. Here are just a few of our favorite games. Apples to Apples This one can get crazy depending on how you play.. from closest match to most ridiculous. It’s so much fun and always includes lots {Read More}

How to Stay Organized On the Go

how to stay organized on the go

Staying organized is hard. It’s especially difficult when you’re so busy you can barely catch yourself coming and going. Though my first piece of advice would be to clear your schedule so you’re not so busy, I know some seasons of life we don’t have much of a choice. But in the midst of a busy season, you can still stay organized and on top of things with these simple tricks. Take your planner When you’re out and about, it’s {Read More}

How to Create a Habit of Contentment

How to Create a Habit of Contentment

“But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and can take nothing out of it. But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that.” – 1 Timothy 6:6-8 Our culture seems to be consumed with stuff. Now, there’s nothing wrong with stuff that serves a purpose, is used regularly, and brings enjoyment. However, most of us have too much of it! So that we are less tempted to add to {Read More}

5 Powerful Ways to Save Money

5 Powerful Ways to Save Money

Who doesn’t want to save some money? We’ve been working on tracking our spending better, setting up a budget, and finding new ways to save some money. Here are some simple but powerful ways to start saving more money and get your finances in better shape. Track Your Spending You may think you know exactly where your money goes, but trust me, you don’t really until you actually start tracking every dollar. We do this through the free Mint app. {Read More}