25 Ways to Pay it Forward

25 Ways to Pay it Forward

“When you have more than you need, build a bigger table- not a higher fence.” It’s that special time of the year when I start to get that nostalgic feeling. Maybe it’s all the pumpkin spice or those hopeless romantic Christmas movies on the Hallmark channel. 

Everyday Gratitude

Everyday Gratitude

How practicing gratitude can change your life. With Thanksgiving coming up, it seems to be the time that people start to reflect on what they are thankful for at the current moment. Although I do believe it’s important to think about what we are thankful 

DIY Fall Decor

DIY Fall Decor

3 Simple (and Cheap) Do-It-Yourself Crafts to Spruce Up Your Home for Fall I love Fall, Pinterest, crafts, and decorating, so when you put all four together I’m a really happy camper. If I had more time, I’d probably invest it in more Pinterest DIY 

Self Help Books You Must Read

Self Help Books You Must Read

A Review of 5 Self Help Books Self help books are totally different in comparison to the regular murder mystery fiction books I enjoy reading. I can take weeks or even months to complete a self help book. However, there is a lot of deep 

The Ultimate Workaholic Guide

The Ultimate Workaholic Guide

Four Signs you are overworking yourself and Five ways to find balance I am my father’s daughter in that I am a workaholic. My dad’s the guy who works a full time job, then comes home to do more work at home. He even had 

Accepting Change and Moving On

Accepting Change and Moving On

4 Tips on How to Accept Change and Move On   “Everything changes and nothing stands still.” -Heraclitus This year I was going through an issue involving unwanted and unexpected change. It was odd because I flipped to the monthly page in my planner and here 

How to be More Organized

How to be More Organized

6 Ways to Become a More Organized Person I’m a teacher and though that doesn’t automatically make you an organized person, I feel it’s very difficult to not be organized. Teachers have so much paperwork to keep up with, supplies to put away, and so many 

Simple Steps to Less Stress

Simple Steps to Less Stress

6 Simple Steps to Less Stress   Just breathe. Meditate. Yoga. Exercise. These are all pretty common ways to alleviate stress in our lives. However, the other day I was driving home from work and this idea hit me. I just went back to work 

Time Management Tips

Time Management Tips

8 ways to manage your time Time is something we all wish we had more of in the day. As we grow older, we take on more responsibilities and live busier lives. Therefore, it’s extremely important to learn time management in order to live a healthy 

Vegan Travel

Vegan Travel

How to stick to a vegan lifestyle while being away from home   Today I will be traveling to the middle-of-nowhere Georgia to be a camp counselor. Camp Dream is an amazing camp for children (and adults) with physical or mental disabilities. Unfortunately a lot