A couple days ago I came across something on Pinterest that particularly caught my eye. It was a method of organizing your home based ultimately on the question “Does it spark joy?” If yes, you keep the item. If no, you discard it. I followed the link and then another and another and then I … More Konmari-ing My Bathroom
It happened again. I saw another one of these: I hate these. HATE them. Hate is strong word, and not one I ever toss out lightly, but it applies here and I have to get these feelings off my chest, because this is important to me. This type of thing riles me up in a … More Redefining HEALTHY.
Guys. I’ve fallen into the Excuses Trap. I’ve been here before. Heck, I lived most of my twenties here, you’d think I’d recognize the place, but no. It seems to look different every time. This time it looked a lot like: I have family in town. I’m too tired. I deserve this break. We don’t … More The Excuses Trap
It’s been nearly a month since I’ve posted & it’s because I’ve been distracted. My women’s church group asked me to speak to them & I spent most my allotted time for this, preparing for that. I asked the group to give me their questions & they responded with so many great questions. The event … More Time is Skidding By
I’ve always admired truly athletic people, runners especially. While I didn’t understand the desire to run, I wanted to. I really wanted to get whatever it was in a person that made them say to themselves, I’m going to run a 5K, 10K, half-full-marathon and then do it. My Hubs is one of these people. … More On Desire
A few years back I was scrolling through some headlines and I came across an article, titled something along the lines of What Your Grandma Ate Affects You and it caught me eye. That makes sense, right? I have a box stuffed to bursting with the recipes of my dad’s mother. Her most famous meals and sheet cakes have long outlived … More Rats, Cats, Grandma, and YOU
I don’t do this normally, but if you’re trying to watch what you eat pre-planning, pre-prepping and pre-portioning your snacks can be extremely helpful. A list of things I really love to snack on. apples bananas oranges grapes avocados peaches pears pineapples pickles (just kidding. I was on a roll with the alliteration thing.) watermelon pretty … More Snacking is My Favorite