My Favorite Baby Shower Gift | The Most Thoughtful Present I Received

If you’ve seen my About Me page or been keeping up with any of my more recent posts, you’ll know that my husband and I are expecting our first baby this March! We had a small baby shower this past weekend with just our family. And were so blessed and spoiled with so many fabulous gifts for our little peanut. But there was one gift that brought me to tears. It was so thoughtful and sweet that I was compelled to post about it.  Continue reading

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10 Doggie Instagrams to Make Your Day (Every Day)

 

I like Instagram. I like it because it doesn’t show me what other people have “liked” or “commented on”. In my experience, I actually don’t share that many interests with a lot of people I know (on Facebook, for example). Instagram gives me an entire feed of things that make me happy. And there are no baited articles for me click on and get sucked into a political wormhole.

Now, even if you’re a cat person, you have to admit that a good picture of a sweet dog can give you at least a little grin, am I right? For me, these pages I’m about to share have given such a wide range of happy emotions from literal squealing to tears of pure joy. Instead of seeing another picture of a politicians face, I get to see these sweet furry guys and gals, and let me tell you, that’s how I’d rather spend my precious scrolling time.

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Bibliophile Fitness | A Complete Workout Plan for Avid Readers

 

Sounds too good to be true, right? While this plan might not work for everyone, I think it can be tweaked and personalized to fit just about every bibliophiles fitness goals.

I’ve been slowly learning to love working out – being fit and looking and feeling healthy have always been important to me, but I began to find myself getting more and more sick of the same old routine at the gym day in and day out. I’ve tried different hacks to motivate myself to go to the gym (some of which can be found in my blogpost for lazy fit lovers) and I’ve found that my favorite way is motivating myself to workout by reading my favorite books.

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6 Simple Fitness Tips for the Slightly Less Motivated

 

I think it’s safe to assume that everyone reading this knows (or has come across) someone who obsesses over working out. Do you ever watch them strut into the gym and envy their strong and deep-seeded desire to lift exceptionally heavy things and run for miles of end? Yeah, me neither…

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9 Travel Inspired Instagrams to Fuel Your Wanderlust

 

My family and I went to Europe this past summer to celebrate my recent marriage with family that couldn’t fly to the states. I counted down the months, days, and minutes to the long-awaited and MUCH needed vacation.

I also vowed to my husband that these next few years would be the years we stopped spending money on silly and frivolous things and started saving that money for bigger, better adventures. We decided to do some research for ways to travel without breaking the bank and find places that are a little off the beaten path but well worth the trip!

 

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9 Moonstone Accessories for Any Outift

 

I have a newfound love for moonstones. I have never been much of a spiritual person, but I have been doing a bit more research and have been hoping to get in touch with my spiritual side. A few months ago, I received a gorgeous moonstone bracelet from a friend, and it came with a little note explaining the healing powers of the stone.

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