8 things I’ve learned about order

If getting more organized at home, work – and life – is something you wish for in 2012, follow along with me! EACH WEEK: We’ll tackle a small piece.  Some things I already have down and will tell you how I did it. Other areas I’ll be searching for solutions {for myself!} and will share what I have found. WHAT WILL ADDING MORE ORDER TO YOUR LIFE DO? A more organized space...
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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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My all-time favorite blog & how it changed me

In the next couple of weeks, I’ll be sharing some of my personal holiday favorites: gifts, easy + FABULOUS recipes, simple yet beautiful decorations {and take a look at last week’s post: 5 ways to make your holidays HAPPY if you haven’t yet!}.  But today, I wanted to share what has brought me great “tidings of comfort and joy”… my all-time favorite blog: ...
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Surround yourself with what you love: HOME

While we don’t have much control over the outside world, what’s under our roof is a different story. And speaking of “story” – your home {the “setting” of your story} plays one of the biggest supporting roles in the life you are writing. Your home should be your personal oasis:  one that nurtures, comforts, welcomes you {and your family} – and,...
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