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How I Plan Out My Blog/YouTube Content

How I Plan Out My Blog/YouTube Content

With over a decade of creating content online, I've tried my fair share of content planning. I've used tangible planners, Google Calendars, and pages of lists. Yet my current content strategy has been by far my favorite and the one I've kept up with the most. I use...

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How to Become a Plant Person When You are Busy (and Lazy)

How to Become a Plant Person When You are Busy (and Lazy)

This girl's got plants. Like a lot of them. Over 50 and counting are plopped throughout my house in all different shapes and species. I get asked tons of questions about how I keep them alive and remember to water them. With all this time we're spending at home...

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5 Reasons to Start Secondhand Shopping Right Now

5 Reasons to Start Secondhand Shopping Right Now

There hasn't been a better time than right now to start secondhand shopping. Here's why. 1. People are decluttering and donating tons of items. Since people are spending more time in their homes lately, the donations are flooding into the secondhand shops right now....

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Why I’m Thankful for 2020

Why I’m Thankful for 2020

It's safe to say 2020 is one of the worst years in recent history. We still have running water and air conditioning so I can't honestly say it's the worst, but I'm sure you get the idea. Yet in an effort to find the silver lining and be more positive, there are quite...

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5 Greeting Cards You Should Always Have on Hand

5 Greeting Cards You Should Always Have on Hand

I've always had a thing for greeting cards. Hell it's why I started my first business. So it's a no brainer that 2020 is the year of greeting cards for me. It's been a great way to keep in touch with friends and family beyond a text or a Facebook message. Plus any...

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My Favorite Etsy Shops

My Favorite Etsy Shops

Etsy is a wonderful, magic place full of seriously talented people. Over the years I've placed too many orders to count, but have developed a list of ten of my favorite places to shop. Some have been around longer than even my store has, while others are brand new....

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A perfect date with yourself | 31 Days of Writing Prompts

A perfect date with yourself | 31 Days of Writing Prompts

If you could have the perfect date with yourself, what would you do?   Woah. Fell off the writing bandwagon there for a few days. Let's just chalk it up to a perfect display of how real life doesn't always go according to plan and move right along, shall we? I've...

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10 Products on My Amazon Wishlist Right Now

10 Products on My Amazon Wishlist Right Now

I may be spending a lot of my spare time just browsing Amazon and of course it has the expected results. There are quite a few books and other items on my wishlist. I've gathered ten of my favorite wishlist products to spread the enabling love. You're welcome. The...

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A perfect date with yourself | 31 Days of Writing Prompts

Happy if You’re Happy | 31 Days of Writing Prompts

Take the title of the last song you listened to and make it your post title. Write for a minimum of 10 minutes. Alex and I are celebrating 8 years together in just a couple of days. We'll be celebrating our 4th marriage anniversary in a month. This post is going to be...

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