The blogging community is huge! It’s full of tons of supportive people who are willing to help out those new to blogging as well as those who have been around for a while. There are blogging awards. Blogs cover a range of topics from travel, to beauty, to lifestyle and more! If there is something to write about, then there is a blog about it. Of course, with so many blogs out there, it can be hard to find the right ones to follow. So, I have decided to share 10 bloggers to check out. Hopefully, you will find new blogs to follow. Elle GoesRead More →

Get to know me from A To Z

Have you seen those posts going around where people break down the A to Z of themselves? Well, I have seen quite a few of them, such as the one Cornish Maid did not long ago. Thus, I have decided to do it myself. This is just a fun way to share more about myself. So let’s get started, shall we? Get to know me from A to Z! A is for… Anxiety. I have dealt with anxiety for over half of my life. It has stopped me from doing many things, however, I am taking steps this year to fight back and reclaim myRead More →

Another month has come along and once again I wasn’t ready for it. This year seems to be going by so fast. While I’m excited about the warmer weather and summer activities, I also know this means we are going to get back to winter before I am ready. After making goals for June, I decided it would be a good idea to make some for July as well. So today I will be sharing my July goals. How I did in June Overall, I did pretty well on reaching the goals that I set in June. A few didn’t happen, but that’s okay. ForRead More →

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 if 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 is aRead More →

The blogging world is full of all kinds of amazing people. It also has a great number of awards that are handed out. Not long ago I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger away and now had the pleasure of being nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Quietstorm Session. I want to thank her so much for this nomination! The rules Make sure you include who nominated you in your post. Answer the 11 questions. Create your own 11 questions. Tag and notify those that you have nominated. Questions for me What made you start blogging? I had been thinking about starting this blog for aboutRead More →

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Being a newer blogger can be a challenge. It’s a lot of work to get established and there is plenty of things to learn along the way. Having other bloggers help you is great. Having them acknowledge your work with a blogging award makes all those late nights seem less daunting. Recently, I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award by Creating A Mama! I want to give a huge thanks to her for nominating me! Be sure to visit Creating A Mama and show her some love! The Mystery Blogger Award was created by Okoto Enigma. Be sure to visit her blog! The Rules Put the awardRead 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 here it was! After having a fantastic May, I am really looking forward to June. June will be fairly busy. I need to make sure that I stay on track and motivated. Thus I am sharing my goals for the month of June. Gardening Goals For me, June is the beginning of the gardening season. It’s quite late compared to many people. However, I know that planting any earlier will mean that I will lose plants to cold and frost. IRead More →

May is coming to an end. The month has gone by surprisingly fast. I have to say it was a great month. May was a transition month in many ways. Winter comes to an end and spring makes its appearance. This was also the month where changes and goals were being implemented in my life. Embracing positivity in life I decided that I would share my favorite things in May. Black Currant & Quince Scented Candle This was a gift from a friend. I wasn’t sure about the scent at first. However, I threw caution to the wind and the candle was lit. Soon theRead 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 →

We all love our kids. We want them to have fun and succeed in life. Allowing them to explore the world, learn new things, and even fail at times, is all part of being a parent. Finding a balance between being a kid and learning the ways of the world can be difficult. There are only so many hours in the day. So finding the time to teach your child a valuable skill after school, before sports practice, and during the weekends when they just want to play, is the challenge for all parents. However, taking the time to teach your kids these life skillsRead More →