A Guide to Preparing for Your Week

I’m the first person to admit that there are a lot of areas that I can improve in. However, if I can do nothing else well, it’s planning and preparing- I strike a good balance between planning and actually doing. (Many people who plan will spend the majority of their time planning, leaving no time for doing.) It has taken me a few years to nail down my preparations for the week, but now that I’ve honed it, I’ve eliminated a lot of unnecessary stress and work. These are four easy ways to start your week off on the right foot!

Preparing for the Week

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Preparing for the Holidays… Part I, September

I know, I know, I will have pumpkins and leaves and scarves thrown at me with screams of “IT’S STILL FALL, HALLOWEEN HASN’T EVEN HAPPENED” but depending on how big your holiday celebrations are, you may have to start getting the wheels in motion now. There are less than 90 days until Christmas day, and putting in a little bit of time now makes the world of difference in eliminating some of the heavy-duty stress later on- you can do things at your own pace rather than running around Christmas at the Kranks style.

Holiday Prep,Part I,- September

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Blogs I Read, Part III

I like to spend half an hour to an hour a day reading blogs- usually a little bit in the morning, at lunch, and at night. Because I can’t stop reading, I am finding more and more blogs that I keep an eye out for in the WordPress Reader and Bloglovin’. Who am I looking for right now?  Continue reading

What Blogs Do I Follow?

What blogs do I follow? Well, a lot of them. These blogs featured here are the blogs that I drop everything to read when I see there is a new post! I follow a wide range of blogs- travel blogs, history blogs, fashion blogs, beauty blogs, baking blogs. You name it, I’m probably following it! It’s a particularly great feeling when you find a blog like one of these, it makes you excited about your own blog. Continue reading