There are quite a few 30-day challenges out there. Some are for photography, others for cooking and there are a large number of fitness ones. There are those that look easy, while others seem quite challenging. But I am going to focus on the 30-day fitness challenge ones. We have all seen those before and after photos. Where the before picture is a person with plenty of fat on their body. Then 30 days later they are not only slim but have a killer six-pack to boot. However, the kicker is when they claim that no diet change is necessary. All that is required isRead More →

Do you often wonder what you will make for dinner? Are your cupboards full but you’re not sure what to make? Perhaps you turn to takeout because it’s easier than figuring out what to make each night. We’ve all been in that situation but it doesn’t have to be this way – even I have done this before. If you are wishing you could plan ahead and make dinner less chaotic then I have good news. You can do just that. Creating a monthly meal plan is the best way to make dinner easier and it helps to keep the grocery budget down too. WithRead More →

Bathrooms are one of those spaces that can often get overlooked when decorating. It’s a space we usually organize, but rarely make it something special. Since it is a room that is used only on occasion and for short periods of time, it’s easy to not think about decorating it. But why not make your bathroom fun to look at. Today we will be focusing on decorating and organizing your bathroom This post may contain affiliate links. This means that should you make a purchase after following one of these links I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Where to start If youRead More →

When it comes to breakfast, one of the top choices is pancakes. They are quick to make, tasty, and filling. However, few people make from-scratch pancakes as they feel that they take up too much time. I’m here to show you how quick and easy pancakes are. Even on mornings when you feel like there isn’t a lot of time to make anything, these pancakes can be whipped up in little time. They have a wonderfully fluffy texture that helps to fill you up and fuel your day. Top with your favorite toppings, we prefer butter and maple syrup, and you are ready to startRead More →

Bathrooms, like most spaces in your home, are susceptible to clutter. Extra towels, shampoo samples and those lipsticks you thought you would love all but now hate all take up space. It can be easy to overlook most of these items, thinking that one day you will use them. Have more than one bathroom? No worries! Tackle them one at a time or together. Today we are talking about how to declutter your bathroom. The time has come to get rid of those items. Reclaim that space! How to declutter your bathroom The starting point The best way to tackle this, or any other decluttering project,Read More →

Can you believe that it’s June already? The month certainly snuck up on me. It felt as though it was still weeks away, and then suddenly there it was! After having a fantastic May, I am really looking forward to June. For the first time, I am going to create a list of monthly goals. My hope is the having a list to reference and sharing it will help keep me accountable and actually get all these things done. I know June will be fairly busy. I need to make sure that I stay on track and motivated. So, without further ado, let’s get intoRead More →

Rarely do I look back at a month and think ‘that was a great month’. Perhaps it’s because I don’t get out much and when I do I tackle my tasks as quickly as possible before returning to the safety of my home. That is the introvert life for you. But this year, I have decided to make changes in my life. So, in many ways, May was a transition month. Winter comes to an end and spring finally arrives. Embracing positivity, I thought I would share my May favorites. What I enjoyed this month will, hopefully, lead me to enjoy the rest of theRead More →

Looking for a quick and easy item to make for a delicious breakfast option? Scones are a great choice! There is a great number of flavors of scones out there, but by far my favorite has always been cinnamon raisin. This one-bowl recipe can be put together in less than 30 minutes. These are easy enough to make for those beginning their journey to cooking as well as those who are experts in the kitchen. If you are looking for an easy to make breakfast or snack option, then look no further than these easy cinnamon raisin scones. This post may contain affiliate links. ThisRead More →

Creating an inviting space when entering your house can truly make it feel like a home. The entryway is generally the first place people see upon coming into your home. This space should be functional while also appealing to the eye. Depending on the size, it may be fairly simple to organize an entryway. Whether large or small, it’s important to make this area feel welcoming.  This was the first real organizing project that I had tackled. All previous attempts at organizing involved throwing items in a box and then doing my best to hide that box. With this entryway organization project, I wanted toRead More →

Father’s Day is coming. Typically, men are harder to buy for than women. They often say that they don’t need anything or tell you to buy them whatever you want. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t put the effort into looking for that perfect gift for your dad. It can be easy to fall into the trap of buying the usual gifts for dad. But let’s be honest, does he really need another tie? Or another golf club cover? Perhaps he does. However, if you are looking for something a bit different, then check out these 8 Father’s Day gift ideas. Your dad is sure toRead More →