When Shane and I bought our house last year, we knew we wanted to have a nice big farmhouse dining table since we host holidays at our house each year. Once we moved in, I started searching for the perfect farmhouse table within our price range. We're not ones to spend a lot of money [...]
This past summer, Shane and I decided we wanted to update our door knobs throughout the house since they were all gold and outdated. We looked into how much it would cost to buy all new door knobs throughout the house, the average door knob set was about $15, and the entry door sets were [...]
In past posts, I've shared the Effects of Social Media and how quickly we can get wrapped up into the Social Media Tornado. These are two of my most popular posts and I know there is a reason for that, because comparison on social media is becoming a serious issue these days! Many of us [...]
When Shane and I bought our house last year, we had this oak fireplace mantel that was taken off of the wall but left for us if we wanted to put it back up. We don't like the look of the yellow-orange builders oak and unfortunately for us, we have oak everywhere in our home. [...]
The other day, I was scrolling through Facebook and came across an ad for 21Buttons. The ad was from a girl I follow on Instagram, so I felt comfortable enough to click the link to check it out (being married to a cyber security guru and working in that industry, I'm very cautious about clicking [...]
I'm sharing 10 of my favorite podcasts that have helped improve my life! They're such a great way to consume personal development, advice, new business ideas and strategies, and so much more! There is literally a podcast for EVERYTHING!
If we're friends on social media already, you know that I love freebies, especially birthday freebies! If we're not, let's be friends! 🙂 I'm a sucker for a good deal, so when it comes to birthday freebies, I've been a frequent subscriber for year. Since today's my birthday, I thought it would be fun to [...]
With the cold, rainy, gloomy weather in Minnesota, Shane and I decided we needed some yummy comfort food! Today, I'm sharing my requested homemade Chicken Wild Rice Soup Recipe. I've received many complements on this recipe and although it's not healthy, it sure is delicious! INGREDIENTS 1 cooked chicken breast, shredded 6 tbsp butter 1/2 [...]
My husband and I are coming up on our first marriage anniversary on October 20th and today, I'm sharing what we've learned about relationships over the last 11 years of being together.
Today, I'm sharing a few of my favorite Amazon Activewear and Gear finds. Sometimes adding a few new items to your workout gear can be just the kick in the butt you need to keep going. It's also a great way to treat yourself for all of the hard work you've been doing! It can [...]
The other day I was thinking about my first impression of self-help. I was about 19 years old at the time, Shane, my husband (then boyfriend) and I had been in a pretty unhealthy relationship due to a lot of miscommunication with each other. We had gone through a lot together in the first part [...]
My Feed Your Mind Book Club chose the book You Are a Badass by Jen Sincero for the month of October and I couldn't be more excited to read it again! It is my second time consuming the book and I LOVED it the first time so I was stoked to get an excuse to [...]
It has taken me so long to figure out my "why" and today, I receive the reassurance I needed to keep going!
When I first started working out I preferred going to the gym and didn’t really enjoy working out at-home. Within the last couple of months, I discovered YouTube videos and have found the convenience of working out at-home very attractive. Not having to get ready to go into the gym but rather just putting on [...]
This delicious Healthy Chicken Alfredo Recipe is a great way to get in your veggies! Check it out and let me know what you think!