The Ugly Side Of Self Care

Everywhere you look, you always see positive things for you to do when you want to practice self care.  But, there’s a ugly side of self care that no one is really talking about (including me) and it’s time that I take a step outside of my comfort zone to do just that. 

How To Budget To Live On One Income

Living on one income is a reality for millions of families.  However, the arrival of being able to live on one income varies.  Some have one person in the home with a high-paying job where they make more than enough money to survive on one income, while others have saved for many years to make that dream a reality. 

8 Reasons Why You Should Date Yourself

Why wouldn't you want to date yourself? It's awesome! You decide what to eat, where to go, what to wear, and who you associate yourself with at the bar or restaurant. Sounds like a great time to me... I date myself a few times a month! By dating myself, I honestly focus on my own needs and it's a form of self care. I want to honor what I need and what I want to do by treating myself to something I don't get to do often. 

How to Reconnect with Your Spouse

Being married to your better half is amazing. But, what happens when you one day wake up and realize that your better half has turned into a bit of a mystery to you?  You suddenly feel as if you aren't quite sure of their likes or dislikes anymore and can't think of the last time that you both had time to yourself, with each other. 

6 Ways To Be A Rockstar Wife

In our minds, we are the best wife in the entire world... Am I right? We try our best, we start each day with the best intentions and we spend our time being there for our husband in his time of need.  At least, we feel that we do. But, is that how our husbands view us?  Should it really be a mystery as to how we are viewed?  It shouldn't. 

An Honest Fabletics Review - Plus Size Edition

As a former athlete, I’m used to wearing sportswear and I like to feel comfortable and confident in it. The items I usually purchase are from Walmart or Target due to the price point, but this time I decided to give Fabletics (a subscription service) a try. [This is a sponsored post and I received free product in exchange for a review.]

14 Awesome Valentine’s Day Gifts For Your Spouse

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time of year to show your spouse just how much you love them! This year forget the flowers and box of chocolates and find a gift that is perfect for your spouse. You don’t have to go to the mall or a million stores to find the perfect gift. All of these gifts can be bought online and will show your spouse just how much they mean to you.

10 Ways to Beat the Wintertime Blues

Let's face it...winter can be tough.  With four seasons to expect and experience yearly, it seems like winter can be the toughest to stay positive about.  Why is that?  Is it because it's freezing all the time?  Maybe...who likes shivering constantly?  Maybe it's because there seems to be less sunshine which makes the world appear a little more dark and dreary....whatever the case, winter can sometimes be quite hard to endure.