Here’s how I take care when I feel like #$@%

During this Surround Yourself with What You Love month, I’m taking special care to add more of one of my {and my family’s} favorite things: good food. I’ll set the scene two nights ago: It was just the boys and me: dining room set, candles lit, music playing, really good I must say salmon + salad + bread w/ dipping olive oil + spices. Before deleting with repulsion – keep...
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It’s Surround Yourself with What You LOVE month…What that means for YOU

Here at Angela Harris Design, I am officially declaring the month of February, Surround Yourself with What You LOVE month! Q: Is this another holiday to add to my already packed calendar? A: Before you dismiss, let me share a little more. It’s actually a month-long occasion that’s all about YOU! And don’t worry about feeling too self-centered. I’m a firm believer that when...
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My favorite {BLOG} things

I love literally listing my favorites…including: music {I can break that down into “kicking back on a Friday night” + “intensely good workout” + “need a lift” {to say it nicely} books magazine finds beauty products {my obsession!} organizing products the list goes on… Knowing what you love {and what you don’t} is a big step in designing a...
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Blank Slate Day

The first day of the month is one of my favorite days.  I call it my “Blank Slate Day” because it’s when I start again with a clean slate and think about how I wish for the upcoming month to unfold. This is how I do my Blank Slate day: 1.  Find a little uninterrupted time {yes, it’s doable!} {and sometimes I’ll celebrate it on the 2nd or 3rd day of the month...
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Making your day FABULOUS

I LOVE going to the library and browsing through my favorite sections. Every now and then, I’ll bring home a book that I like so much that when it’s returned, I go out and buy it.  (This has been a great $ saver + it keeps my home library filled favorites.) My latest keeper:  Mrs. Dunwoody’s Excellent Instructions for Homekeeping, by Miriam Lukken.  I’m passionate...
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YOUR Story: Who’s writing it?

  “Your life is the most important story you will ever tell, and you’re telling it right now whether you know it or not.” Jim Loehr, The Power of Story Why is your “story” crucial? Our stories have a tremendous impact {in a really good OR really not-so-good way} on each of our lives. My hope for this post is to provide a bit more awareness to this topic by...
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