The Ultimate De-Cluttering Checklist (A FREE Printable to Get Your House in Order)

De-Clutter-a-thon Ultimate Checklist

You guys, I have an amazing gift for you! Want to know what it is? It’s a FREE printable *ultimate* de-cluttering checklist that will help you clean out your entire house, step by step, area by area. It will walk you through the entire de-cluttering process that was discussed in our De-Clutter-a-thons Round 1 and Round 2… all in one beautiful list! It also contains a reminder of my de-cluttering philosophy of doing a little bit at time in order to {Read More}

What I’m Reading for Personal and Business Growth

What I'm Reading for Personal and Business Growth

*This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure policy. For the past few years I’ve tried to read several books in the categories of both personal growth and business and blogging growth. 2015 is no different, and I’ve started compiling a list of what I’d like to read this year. Here’s what is on my list so far: Personal Growth These books are ones I want to read to grow my relationships with God, my family, my {Read More}

My 2015 Theme & Goals

My 2015 Theme & Goals

Have you ever created a “theme” or “one word” for your year? It’s something to strive for all year long, and it’s usually something that can be incorporated into many areas of life. Last year I used the word “Grow.” I learned a lot and worked on putting the things I was learning into practice in my life and in my business. 2014 was most certainly a year of growth. Now that it’s a new year, it’s time for a {Read More}

6 Ways to Eat Healthy AND Stay on Budget

6 Ways to Eat Healthy and Stay on Budget

*This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure policy. With the new year, resolutions for healthier eating habits are many. But the key to achieving the goal is to make small changes one at a time. With these few tips, you’ll be well on your way in the right direction for a healthier lifestyle – you CAN eat healthy and stay on budget. Start The Morning Right I’ve always believed the saying that breakfast is the most {Read More}

6 Ways to Keep Social Media a Blessing {Not a Curse}

6 Ways to Keep Social Media a Blessing

Social media is ever-growing in popularity and use. People use it for many reasons and purposes. If we’re not careful, thought, it can quickly take over our lives and turn into something that prevents us from living life to the fullest. Here are some tips to keep social media a good thing and not something bad.   Filter out the Bad There is too much negativity surrounding us to let it clog our news feed too. Unfollow, unfriend, or simply {Read More}

10 Day De-Clutter-a-thon {Round 2}

How to Have a 10 Day De-Clutter-a-thon Round 2

Are you ready for round two of our 10 Day de-clutter-a-thon?? Since the first one was so popular, I thought we should take care of the rest of the house too! Here are some more areas to de-clutter bit by bit. Try to spend a minimum of 5 – 15 minutes in each area finding at least a few things to donate or throw out. Repeat the process each day until the clutter is cleared. You’ll be surprised to find {Read More}

My Favorite Inspirational Books

My Favorite Inspirational Books

*This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure policy here. Do you know what books you’re going to read this year? I always try to include a good mix on inspirational and business books – my favorite topics. One helps me grow into a better person and the other grow my business. If you’re looking for some good Christian inspirational books to add to your roster, these are what I recommend. The Bible The Bible is of {Read More}

5 Reasons Why “Living Well Spending Less: 12 Secrets of the Good Life” Should Be on Your Reading List

5 Reasons Why "Living Well Spending Less: 12 Secrets of the Good Life" Should Be on Your Reading List

*This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure policy. If you’re wanting to live a happier, more balanced life in 2015, then this book is for you. In “Living Well Spending Less 12 Secrets of the Good Life” by Ruth Soukup, author of the popular blog titled Living Well Spending Less, Ruth discusses ways that 12 areas of life can be more balanced and fulfilling.   The book covers several topics that include Contentment, Financial Freedom, Simplifying {Read More}