This edition of Friday Favorites is brought to you by procrastination and last-minute Christmas shopping. Hooray! Today I’m sharing some of my favorite gift-giving ideas with you! Once I got started on my list a theme emerged -- SELF CARE. Anyone here for some self-care? Anyone … [Read more...] about Friday Favorites: Self-Care Gift Guide
Holidays & Celebrations
Events and moments work celebrating: weddings and birthdays, Christmas and Thanksgiving and Easter!
I don’t often talk directly about my faith on this blog. It’s not that I’m ashamed of it or scared to address it blatantly; it’s more that my faith and my relationship to God are central to everything that I do (or, at least, that’s the goal). It’s the basis of everything I … [Read more...] about Why I Celebrate Easter
If you haven’t yet read yesterday’s post, stop right now and go read it. It lays the groundwork for the exercise we’re about to do. It’s time to get down-and-dirty practical about this. Creating the Christmas season you want isn’t just going to happen. It’s going to take a whole … [Read more...] about Intentional Focus: Holiday Edition, Part 2
Well, the holidays are here. Again. How did that happen? Even with my own focus on living (er, trying to live, ha!) a well-designed life, I tend to tumble into this season, unsure of exactly how I want to spend it or what I want to focus on. Sure, I have a basic idea: I want to … [Read more...] about Intentional Focus: Holiday Edition, Part 1
Last week we had a reason to celebrate. A HUGE reason to celebrate. Team English Paper Company shipped a bundle of albums by our targeted deadline date of July 23rd. By bundle, we actually mean gajillion. There were boxes, and binders, and samples everywhere, oh my. And not only … [Read more...] about Coffee Party