Category Archives: DIY

6 Steps to Becoming More Mindful

October 5, 2017

A Book That Takes It's Time

A Book That Takes It's Time

I am so excited to be partnering with Workman Publishing over next several months on some special releases by Flow Magazine.  Flow is a magazine that takes its time, celebrating creativity, imperfection, and life’s little pleasures.  In a time when other print media is focusing their energies on their digital properties, Flow Magazine is finding success by fully embracing the physical qualities of paper.  It’s weight, texture, the way it takes color, and the formats and ways in which it can be delivered.  Their newly released book, A Book That Takes Its Time (An Unhurried Adventure in Creative Mindfulness), is a book about mindfulness and a book that inspires mindfulness written by the editors of Flow Magazine along with Irene Smit and Astrid van der Hulst.  It is a book about doing, about experience, and about intention. This book is a great reminder to slow down, breathe deeply, and be present.  It is a book you will want in print since it includes hundreds of interactive paper goodies!  It includes, journals, postcards, stickers, thank you notes, posters, and dozens of other treasures.  I have absolutely enjoyed reading it, and filling out some of the prompts and interactive activities!

A Book That Takes It's Time A Book That Takes It's TimeA Book About Becoming More Mindful and Present

I feel like lately the word busy is brought up in nearly every conversation.  How are things?  Busy.  We are always busy these days.  I don’t know if it is the stage of life I am in or if something has changed, but I really think it is both.  The younger generations feel so much pressure, stress, loneliness, and anxieties.  I feel like it is much more than ever before.  But why?  I think technology is to blame, privilege, lack of being mindful and present and intentional in how we are living.


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How to Clean Your Entire House with Just One Product // Mrs Meyer’s Clean Day

May 23, 2017

How to Clean Your House with Just one Product

How to Clean Your House with Just one Product

This is sponsored advertising content from Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day. The opinions stated are my own.

Spring is here, with a promise of a fresh start!  I am over here purging, tackling the clutter, and deep cleaning everything in sight!  ‘Tis the season!

There are so many cleaning products out there for each and every little thing you can think of.  Too many really!  But, what if I told you that there was an all-in-one Multi-Surface Everyday Cleaner that is made using essential oils, and plant derived ingredients?  It will take you throughout your house from the kitchen to the bathroom and beyond, and simplify your cleaning routine!


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Body Care Routine and Homemade Salt Scrub // Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day

April 26, 2017

Mrs Meyers Clean Day Body Wash and Homemade Salt Scrub

Mrs Meyers Clean Day Bath Time Routine

This is sponsored advertising content from Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day. The opinions stated are my own.

Sometimes it can be hard to find a moment to myself.  With the kids, life, work, all of the things,  taking a little time to relax is few and far between, unfortunately!

I have been making an effort to transform my master bathroom into a little retreat.  We had the walls painted a nice calming blue, and I love when I can get a moment to pamper myself in there!  The new Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day body wash has been the most amazing addition to my shower and bath routine.  They smell so amazing, and the scent lingers in the bathroom all day which I certainly don’t mind!  Even my husband has commented on it!

Mrs Meyers Clean Day Body Wash and Homemade Salt Scrub

 


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