My Weight Loss Journey: How I Lost my Pregnancy Weight

How I lost my pregnancy weight

Hi, friends! My post today is a bit more personal than usual and there’s a good reason for it: I recently hit a huge goal in my life!  All I want to do is shout how proud I am of myself from a rooftop, or a hill, or…. OK, this blog will do. I lost 45 pounds in 9 months, after having gained 45 pounds the 9 months prior. To my delight, I became pregnant in January 2016. I couldn’t wait to experience pregnancy, and everything that came with it. I wanted to be just as beautiful and glamorous as the pregnant actresses I’d seen on magazine covers. I wanted to wear pretty maternity clothes that accentuated my little baby […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning Guide with Free Printable

Hello, Spring. I missed you. Here in Maryland, we’re starting to feel the warm weather, and with that comes the wonderful task of Spring cleaning. I don’t have deep cleaning days as often as I should, so I like to take this time to really do a good job making my house shiny and sparkly. In addition to cleaning, this is the perfect time to sort, organize, donate, and get your house in order. Related Items: -10 Habits for Maintaining a Clean Home -19 Simple Things to Do to Make a Happier Home -26 Things to Do to be Happier -Easter Basket Tutorial using a Storage Bin -Budget-friendly Hacks & Ideas for your Home Before you begin your Spring-cleaning undertaking, […]

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15 Smart Things To Do the 1st Month After Starting a Blog

Every blogger should check out these tips!

If you’re reading this and just started your own blog, congratulations on taking the plunge. If you haven’t yet started a blog and are doing your research in advance, good for you; I’m impressed! Here’s a list of things you should do before you start your blog. If you’re still on the fence and looking for some encouragement to start a blog, here are several reasons why you should. Blogging is really what you make it. You can blog as little or as much as you want. You can blog specifically to make money or simply for pleasure. You can spend one hour a day or you can spend 40 hours a week. It’s really up to you. The versatility that […]

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26 Things to Do in 2017 to Be Happier

26 Things to Do to Be Happier This Year

I have always believed that being happy comes from within. You have the power to make yourself happy, and you don’t have to make drastic changes in your life to be happier. HERE’S A LIST OF 26 THINGS YOU CAN START TODAY TO BE HAPPIER:  Start something you’ve wanted to do. I’m guilty of not following through on so many things I have wanted to do. But 2017 is different for me. I’ve already started one thing I have wanted to do –a blog!If you have been eager to start something, do it. You’ll never get to where you want to be without taking a leap. If you’re interested in starting a blog, like I did, you can learn about blogging here. […]

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