• 5 Books to Read in 2017

    **This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. You can read more about my policy here.** Why You Should Read More in 2017 “I cannot remember the books I’ve read anymore than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson  There are a lot of factors in our lives that mold… Read More

    5 Books to Read in 2017
  • Golden Oatmeal Cookies

    This last weekend was our oldest daughter’s birthday party; where has the time gone?! Our youngest is barely a month old, so we kept this birthday party simple; just family and a few treats. One of those treats was these golden oatmeal raisin cookies! I’m not a huge fan of oatmeal cookies, but this recipe changed my mind. They are… Read More

    Golden Oatmeal Cookies
  • How to Be Content While Pursuing Your Goals

    How do you know when you’ve “arrived?”  We are always working towards new goals; especially at this time of year. There seems to be an endless list of goals we can pursue to better ourselves, but has working towards a goal kept you from being content in the present?  When goals aren’t kept in check, when they consume us, these… Read More

    How to Be Content While Pursuing Your Goals
  • The Ultimate Guide to Enjoying the Holidays

    The Holidays are Here! It’s that time of year! The holidays are upon us, and there’s a lot to do. Shopping, baking, hosting, gift wrapping, the list goes on and on. The time can absolutely fly by and at the end of the tinsel covered marathon, we breathe a sigh of relief. It’s only natural, the holidays come with a… Read More

    The Ultimate Guide to Enjoying the Holidays
  • Balancing Health and the Holidays

    Excuse the cliché, but the holiday season is magical. Everything smells sweet and there are constant festivities. Special occasions become the norm for the season and slowly, overindulgence begins to creep in. All of a sudden, the parties and social gatherings are tainted by the symptoms of too much of a good thing. If this has happened to you in… Read More

    Balancing Health and the Holidays