Posts Categorized: Simple Living

9 of the Best New Cookbooks to Check Out

9 of the Best New Cookbooks to Check Out

Oh, how I love cookbooks! Seriously, I could spend an entire day going through them. What’s so great about the newer cookbooks is all the gorgeous pictures and ideas. Don’t you just love finding that special cookbook that is sure to become a family treasure? Listed below are nine of the best new cookbooks that… Read more >

How to Forgive and Move On – 5 Ideas on Forgiveness

How to Forgive and Move On - 5 Ideas on Forgiveness

Forgiveness is hard.  Really hard.  Here are 5 ideas on how to forgive and move on: One night while listening to Tim McGraw’s song “Humble and Kind,” I was struck by one line that says not to hold a grudge because “bitterness keeps you from flying.” The song is an inspiration of how to live… Read more >

31 Small Easily Achieved Goals in 2017

31 Small Easily Achieved Goals

We all have dreams.  Uphill, treacherous, slippery slope, lofty dreams.  The only way to achieve your aspirations is to dissect them into bite-sized pieces.  If you want to start your dream with confidence, the best way to do this is to start is by conquering a few small easily achieved goals.  Success breeds success. “The… Read more >

How to Create the Ultimate Christmas Bubble Bath

Create the Ultimate Christmas Bubble Bath

Oh, the holidays! From Christmas activities, shopping, cooking and holiday decorating, who has time for self-care? You do. That’s right, it’s time to treat yourself to a little luxury during this holiday season. The perfect way to do this is to create the Ultimate Christmas Bubble Bath for yourself. “Anyone who thinks heaven is not… Read more >

Old Fashioned Christmas Ideas – 55 Tips for Holiday Fun

Old Fashioned Christmas Ideas - 55 Tips for Holiday Fun

When’s the last time you had a Christmas filled with magic? Getting everything done can make this season feel like a whirlwind of activity, but sometimes the whole reason we celebrate this time of year can get lost in to-do lists. This year add some Old Fashioned Christmas Ideas back into your life, and you… Read more >

50 Amazing Winter Staycation Ideas

50 Winter Staycation Ideas

Sometimes all you want to do when you get time off is to stay home.  Most people want to spend their summers at home, but a winter staycation might be the perfect time to rejuvenate yourselves and spend some time exploring in your hometown. “Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth,… Read more >