My Postpartum Rollercoaster

My Postpartum Rollercoaster

I really don’t like rollercoasters. The amusement park kind or the hypothetical kind. I am so fine, happier even, being the “stuff holder” and waiting for everyone to enjoy their ride. That is my happy place. But you can’t be your own “stuff holder”. When your emotions are going nutso, who holds your stuff while […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 10: Keep a Gratitude Log

Refresh Your Fall Day 10: Keep a Gratitude Log

Gratitude Logs. You’ve probably seen the beautiful Thanksgiving prompts floating around Facebook and Pinterest. Are you already participating in one? We’d love to hear about your experiences! I haven’t done one this year, so this challenge was perfect for today! It’s been a busy week, and this is an ideal time to reflect on the many […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 8: Donate Books You Don’t Read

Refresh Your Fall Day 8: Donate Books You Don’t Read

We’re going to focus on the Book Lovers here. If you’re not a book lover, you can do a simple purge of books that you don’t want or read anymore and donate them to your favorite charity. Easy Peasy! This post contains affiliate links so we get small commissions on purchases you make at no […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 6: Clean Out Your Car

Refresh Your Fall Day 6: Clean Out Your Car

I love the feeling of a clean car! It makes me feel ready to tackle the errands I have for the day. In contrast to when my van is covered in snack crumbs and random children’s shoes. That’s just not a good feeling. So for today’s task, we’re sharing how to minimize your car stuff, […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 5: Journal for 20 Minutes

Day 5’s Refresh Your Fall Challenge is to journal for 20 minutes today! We want you to be able to get to the journaling part and enjoying your Sabbath Day, so we’re jumping in with 5 quick tips and our favorite journaling resources. This post contains affiliate links which means we’ll get a small commission […]

Dieting as a Foodie

Dieting as a Foodie

Over the years, I have seen the quote “Nothing tastes as good as being thin feels” in many different places. Refrigerator magnets, t-shirts, quote boards: all have held some variation of this quote. The thing is, it’s simply not true! I have been skinny with a low body fat percentage at points in my life. […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 4: Write Your Best Qualities

Refresh Your Fall Day 4: Write Your Best Qualities

Yesterday we focused on listing a friend’s best qualities–now it’s time to think about YOUR best qualities! Understanding your talents, strengths, and best qualities can give you clarity about the good you can bring to the world! When you really know yourself, it can help guide your career, life’s mission, and day to day to-do’s. […]

Refresh Your Fall Day 2: Going Through Your Closet

Refresh Your Fall Day 2: Going Through Your Closet

We’re tackling a big project today–your closet! But don’t worry, we have some quick tips if you have a packed schedule today to still make an impact on simplifying your life! And if you have more time to work on this challenge, it could completely change your morning routine for the better. This post contains […]