Decorating with letter boards via A Bowl Full of Lemons

Decorating with Letter Boards

Letter boards are all the rave right now and for good reason. They are vintage inspired and a great conversation piece. You can decorate with them in any room of the house. They are fun and it’s entertaining to come up with sayings to put on them. Below are some pictures Read More

Mineral Blue Livi Binder by Frankin Planner via A Bowl Full of Lemons

PLANNER REVIEW: Compact Livi Binder

This week, I am reviewing a cute little binder from Franklin Covey. It’s the Compact Livi Binder in Mineral Blue leather.  Unfortunately it’s sold out but I still wanted to share photos since there’s a chance it could come back in stock or you could buy it preloved. Isn’t she gorgeous?     Read More

30 Bag Purge Challenge via A Bowl Full of Lemons

30 Bag Purge Challenge

One of the biggest obstacles I hear from readers is the amount of clutter everyone has accumulated over the years. It’s hard to get organized when you have mountains of stuff to compete with.  Before you tackle the 14 week organizing challenge in January, this crucial step needs to be completed.  So Read More


One Project at a Time: October 2016

Welcome to the October 2016 edition of One Project at a Time. It’s a monthly link party that features our readers projects and blogs. If you’ve been working on any organizing projects lately, link up for a chance to be featured! We also love to see decorating, budgeting, healthy living, cleaning, and Read More

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Cultivating Financial Freedom Wrap Up

Today I’m wrapping up the Cultivating Financial Freedom Series. During the month of September, I shared my debt free journey and walked you though the steps you need to take to become financially free as well.  I covered all of the budgeting basics.  Below are the five blog posts (with links) I shared this Read More

Dining Room Rug Makeover via A Bowl Full of Lemons

Dining Room Rug Makeover

Area rugs finish off any room beautifully and when you don’t have one, it definitely makes for an awkward space. I have literally spent the last four years searching for the perfect dining room rug. I’ve looked through catalogs, in stores and online, yet nothing captured my attention until I found Read More

5 Signs you need a new mattress via A Bowl Full of Lemons

5 Signs You Need a New Mattress

A third of your day is spent sleeping on your mattress, so you want it to be a comfortable and restful experience. A good mattress is worth the investment and should be replaced about every 8 years. If you answer yes to any of these five questions, it may be time Read More

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5 Financial Books Everyone Should Read

Cultivating Financial Freedom begins with the person looking back at you in the mirror. The decisions you make determine your future and what you choose to read, watch, and surround yourself with all have a major influence on your financial life.  So you must choose wisely. These 5 books have greatly influenced my Read More

10 Simple Ways to Save Money via A Bowl Full of Lemons

10 Simple Ways to Save Money

Stretching your weekly budget and getting out of debt takes creativity and will power. The little things you do every day will determine whether or not you will succeed.  Here are 10 simple ways to save money so your budget will go further and you can finally get out of Read More

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The Cash Envelope System

As we continue our Cultivating Financial Freedom series, we’re moving on to part 3 – The Cash Envelope System. The cash envelope system is a way to manage your money that is conducive to saving. In place of credit or debit cards, you simply pay with cash. For some reason, Read More