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I’ve noticed lately how trendy “list” posts have become on social media. I’m not surprised, as I am a lover of lists, and I have a tendency to click on every single one that’s posted. For instance, I know the 10 smoothies that will change your life. I know the 67 things some person wishes […]More
Sometimes the world is full of bad news. Awful news. Shocking news. Frustrating news. Try to focus on the good. It often seems too easy to share the sad stories and get angry about the bad things. Try to talk about the positive things. When your friends get all riled up in a heated political […]More
If you know me very well, you probably know that I like plans. If you’ve read my blog at all, you probably could have even inferred that based on my incessant list-making addiction. Every week, I plan out the meals for the upcoming week. I grocery shop for every meal, and I have a pretty […]More
This weekend I was killing time browsing shops while I got my oil changed and my tires rotated (fun!). There I was, just strolling through the home décor aisles and day dreaming of all the things I’d love to put in our house one day (after we buy living room furniture, a spare bed, get […]More
Well, another week of being a homeowner and another challenge presented. This week our air conditioner went out. Honestly, at least this problem we were somewhat expecting. The unit is 25+ years old, and was bound to not make it through an entire summer. Fortunately, the weather is being more than cooperative! I mean seriously, […]More
The other day I had lunch with a friend and it got me thinking about the importance of friendship and surrounding yourself with the people who change your life, even in the simplest of ways, by being your friends. Sometimes I think we get so caught up in living picture to picture instead of living […]More