• 12 Holiday Hobbies to Start Now

    The holidays are my favorite time of year.  I get to spend time with my family, focus on things I’m thankful for, and of course shop.  Not that I don’t do throughout the year but it’s magnified during the holidays.  I embrace every detail of the holiday season, lights, the smell of pine cones, hot […]


  • How to Budget Time and Money for Self-Care

    Mainstream society defines self-care as splurging, self-indulgent, and sometimes recklessness.  While self- care is needed many people ignore it.  To make room for all of life’s responsibilities, lunches are skipped, gym memberships are canceled, books are left to collect dust, and dinner dates are put on hold.  Self-care isn’t as indulgent as people make it […]


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    10 Sites that Offer Free Books

      I love curling up with a real book, a cup of tea, and a blanket, but right now I just don’t have the space or money to keep buying books right now.   So I have to put my dream of having a home library and force myself to read e-books or check them out […]