Excuse me while I interrupt your Peppermint Latte….

Hold onto your hats, folks. We interrupt your peppermint latte to bring you breaking news. There may only be 19 days left in the year, but… There is still time to end this year on a high note. Yes, really. You may think that the next two weeks will be a blur of holidays and […]

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What I’m Doing to Fight the Frump Three Years Later

My 40s have been interesting years. Not only did I have my first battle with disease, hyperthyroidism, but I also woke up to a lot of unhealthy or unwanted circumstances in my life and decided to make some changes. Changes that have surprisingly stuck and made my life so much better. One of those circumstances […]

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Celebrate Simply

Would you like to celebrate the season more simply this year? Take this intensive 2-week workshop to help you streamline your celebrations to suit your season of life. Years ago when we had one child and a really tight budget, I decided that I was going to make all our Christmas gifts, all our Christmas […]

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Time to Make a Christmas Budget!

A Christmas budget is your first step toward a happier holiday season. Not only will it help you prioritize your expenses, but it will also you to enjoy what you have more fully. If you haven’t been to Walmart or Target yet, you might not know that the Christmas shopping season has arrived. If you […]

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7 Easy Ways You Can Get Organized

If things feel chaotic at your house, it may be time to get organized. You’ll get more done and have more time to rest and play. Make the most of your days! I suppose some people are able to track in their heads everything they need to do in a day. They know where they […]

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How to Create an Emergency Fund (& Why You Should)

Setting aside an emergency fund is a great way to buy yourself peace of mind as well as money to deal with that crazy thing you didn’t plan for, but is bound to happen. You don’t plan for bad things to happen. The unexpected is just that, unexpected. No matter how careful we are with […]

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How to Improve Your Life when You Don’t Know Where to Start

Want to improve your life but not sure where to start? Here are some ideas to get you moving in the right direction. photo source: Allen Goldblatt, used by license, no changes made Ever been in that place where you feel like you’re surrounded by chaos and aren’t really sure where you should start in […]

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Making Your Meals the Way YOU Want

Possibly things have had you a little out of sorts lately. The days have been busy. The nights a brief chance to unwind. And maybe you’ve had to let some things slide. Often times when we experience crazy times, the first thing to go is the intention to eat healthfully. You skip breakfast. Grab take-out. […]

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