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One Project at a Time: 11/25/14

To those celebrating Thanksgiving this week, Happy Thanksgiving! I hope that you enjoy wonderful time with friends and family while enjoying recipes from generations passed, new creations and traditional American dishes. With all the hustle and bustle that can happen this week, I’m honored that you took the time to Read More

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Organizing {End Of Life} Documents

The last time that I was here, I was chatting all about the pertinent topic of scarves and how I creatively found a way to organize my scarf collection. While that IS an important topic, the theme of today’s post ranks just a wee bit higher on the priority scale. Read More

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One Project at a Time: 11/18/14

 Are you busy planning meals? Cleaning your guest bedroom? Decorating and table setting? Or, are you enjoying the calm before the storm of the holiday season? I’m somewhere in the middle. Not hosting any holiday gatherings at my house really makes it pretty easy to sit back and enjoy the Read More

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Book Club: December 2014

    Have you been enjoying November’s book club selection, The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks? I certainly have been and I am absolutely looking forward to our discussion that will be taking place on Sunday, November 30th at 8pm, in our Facebook group.       Because of Read More

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doTERRA Essential Oils Giveaway!

    Many of you have been following my new Instagram feed @SimplyOils, where I share how my family incorporates the holistic use of essential oils into our daily lives.  We use oils to help treat most ailments including: headaches, stuffy noses, coughs, allergies, seasonal depression, joint & muscle pain, Read More


7 Things to Clean When Illness Strikes

    Getting sick is inevitable. If you have little ones you know that the probability of catching a cold or virus this winter is fairly high.  Once one kid gets sick, it feels like it is inevitable that everyone gets sick.  I do my best to prevent that from Read More

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One Project at a Time: 11/11/14

    Welcome back to One Project at a Time, our Tuesday link party where the spotlight shines on all of you! Today is one of my favorite days of the week as I enjoy seeing what is keeping you motivated, entertained, fulfilled and, well, busy. Are you working on Read More

Clean Feels Good via A Bowl Full of Lemons

Clean Feels Good

  Clean Feels Good Do you have a moment during the day or week when you feel good about your house?  Maybe when all of the laundry is finished?  Or when the beds are made & the toys are picked up?  What do the words “Clean Feels Good” mean to you? My “Clean Feels Read More

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What I learned from the 31 Day Purge

    During the month of October, many of my blog readers participated in a 31 Day Purge with me.  It was a long month.  Many days were full of stress and headaches & I couldn’t wait for it to end. I realized that I had too much stuff! There are Read More

How using Pinterest can help you stay on budget- A Bowl Full of Lemons

How Pinterest Can Help Your Budget

  When you think of Pinterest, what comes to mind? DIY, crafts, recipes, decor, and inspiration are probably some of the first things that pop into your head. But did you know that Pinterest can be a great tool when it comes to budgeting? Browsing Pinterest doesn’t have to result Read More