Five Small Ways to Help You Have a Good Day

Sometimes we just need a win, and we don’t need to spend a lot of energy working towards that win. I get it. I’ve definitely been there, both after my parents died and even a few times before. You are so far down in your depressed state that you can’t rouse yourself out of it,Continue reading “Five Small Ways to Help You Have a Good Day”

Stepping Out of Our Comfort Zone

Sometimes, choosing happiness means stepping outside of our comfort zone, and we can fool ourselves into thinking that this won’t make us happy, that it isn’t actually choosing happiness. Because staying inside our comfort zone is safe and, well, comfortable, but sometimes you have to step outside that comfort to do the things you reallyContinue reading “Stepping Out of Our Comfort Zone”

Starting a Garden and More New Growth

Recently, and you may know this if you follow me on Instagram, I started a container garden! I thought about including this in my post the other day on ways you can be environmentally friendly because growing your own food is a great way to be more environmentally friendly, but I decided my small gardenContinue reading “Starting a Garden and More New Growth”

18 Ways You Can Be More Environmentally Friendly

Keep an open mind. Because we have gotten so used to the convenience that comes with one time use items and plastic packaging, I think that the biggest thing you can do to start becoming more environmentally friendly is to keep an open mind as you start this process. Some of the swaps I mentionContinue reading “18 Ways You Can Be More Environmentally Friendly”

Making the Most Out of a Crappy Situation

I started this blog with the idea of promoting the concept of making the best out of an incredibly tough situation. That is the sudden and brutal death of my both my parents simultaneously back in February of this year, and then dealing with the pandemic that has affected us all in many ways. AllContinue reading “Making the Most Out of a Crappy Situation”

Let’s Make 2020 the Year of New Growth

The year 2020 has brought a lot of pain to me, and really to us all so far, from the wildfires in Australia that started the year, to the pandemic, to the police brutality and civil unrest we are seeing now. And while it is easy to be upset about these things, and they areContinue reading “Let’s Make 2020 the Year of New Growth”