Finances, How To save Money

WHY I DON’T “COUPON”

I have to preface this blog post by saying if “couponing” is your thing and it’s working for your family keep doing it. I’m not here to convince you otherwise. I am just merely sharing why I don’t coupon. I’ve seen people take the extreme “couponing” route to help supply shelters, help loved ones, or high school sports teams out and I think…

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Healthy Living

8 NON TRADITIONAL DATE NIGHT IDEAS

Who doesn’t love date night? It’s a perfect time to be intentional about re-connecting with your spouse and to have a little fun. Gone are the days of the dinner and a movie date. Times have changed as well as interests and hobbies so now it’s time to get a bit creative with date nights. Here I’ll introduce you to 8 non traditional…

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Home Decor, Splurge or Steal

SPLURGE vs STEAL SECTIONAL EDITION

Have you ever found that one item that you were completely obsessed with only to find for some odd reason you weren’t able to procure it? Happened to me a few months ago. I was searching  endlessly for a modern shaped L sectional. I came across the Henry Sectional, featured as my splurge, and I was sold. I loved it, I went to…

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Life Hacks

THE ONLY 4 BEAUTY PRODUCTS THAT YOU’LL EVER NEED

The Only 4 Beauty products that You’ll Ever Need A few years ago I decided that I was going to minimize the use of unnatural products that I put on my skin. I spent way too much money on lotions, creams and other unnecessary things and still my skin suffered. It was quite frustrating. I started to do my research and I realized…

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Healthy Living, Life Hacks

5 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO EVERY MORNING

5 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO EVERY MORNING Eat a balanced breakfast. Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, dinner like a pauper.  Studies show that breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  Not only does it jumpstart your metabolism, it improves concentration and eating a balanced breakfast allows you to more than likely make  better eating choices throughout the day.…

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Exercise, Life Hacks

4 APPS THAT I CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT

Seconds Whenever I do HIITS workouts from home I like to use the seconds app as an interval time. I love it because it’s free, it’s easy to program and I can set it so that it plays music for me while I’m exercising. The only downside is that it doesn’t keep your settings programmed in so you have to re program every…

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HOW TO THRIFT LIKE A BOSS

80% of my wardrobe is thrifted. I hate spending loads of money on clothes and I like knowing that I’ve saved money. Over the years I have mastered the art of thrifting so I know which thrift stores I need to visit in which areas. I know which stores  carries which brands, who has the best furniture and who sells trash. I’ve curated…

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MY SELF CARE ROUTINE | SELF – CARE 101

What is self care you ask? According to to Psychcentral.com “Self-care is any activity that we do deliberately in order to take care of our mental, emotional, and physical health. Although it’s a simple concept in theory, it’s something we very often overlook. Good self-care is key to improved mood and reduced anxiety. It’s also key to a good relationship with oneself and…

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