“Gym”-timidation: How to Overcome Your Fear of the Gym

“Gym”-timidation: How to Overcome Your Fear of the Gym

Like most years, part of my goals for 2019 was to go to the gym. I have started out strong, and I really enjoy it! But, taking those first steps in the gym were terrifying. Let’s call that feeling “gym”-timidation. We all see the models and gym rats on Instagram and Facebook. They have worked […]

Song of the Week 2018: Part 2

Song of the Week 2018: Part 2

Note: Song of the Week is a simple music program I developed for my family to use in our homeschool. It incorporates Latter-day Saint children’s songs and hymns. Families can easily adapt this program for other music or to use with a public school schedule. You can learn more about the benefits of this program […]

Our Bucket Lists: See Wicked

Our Bucket Lists: See Wicked

Disclaimer: Affiliate links included in this post. Thanks for supporting This Blue Dress! I have to credit my sister Maegan for introducing about a trillion cool things to me. One day in 2005, she brought home two books: a piano book with two witches on the cover, and a green book called Wicked: The Grimmerie. […]

Song of the Week 2018

Song of the Week 2018

To learn more about the benefits of using music like a Song of the Week in your home, please see my original post introducing this fun and simple routine. It has lots of great tips for choosing a “song method” and the inspiration behind this program, as well as other song lists. This is my […]

MaLee: My 10 Favorite Things

MaLee: My 10 Favorite Things

Hi, I’m MaLee! 10 Favorite Things 1- Music: I love singing along to my car radio at the top of my lungs and jamming to Pandora at my desk at work. 2-Food: I think food is one of life’s best simple pleasures. I love trying out new recipes and equally enjoy eating them. I love […]

Maegan’s Favorite Things

Maegan’s Favorite Things

We think a great way to get to know someone is to learn about some of his or her favorite things! So to launch This Blue Dress, each of the This Blue Dress sisters are sharing 10 of our favorite things starting off with the oldest Crouch sister Maegan! **This post contains affiliate links, so […]