Fashion Faves — Floral Roundup

Fashion Fashion Faves

**This post contains affiliate links   I am starting a new feature called “Fashion Faves.” Fashion Faves will be a roundup of some of my favorite pics from all over the web. Some of the featured items will be dream items that I could never afford –sad face– and others will be items that are easily accessible to the budget more »

Kate Spade Inspired Glitter Clutch


**Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links.  I am always on the lookout for cute clutches. For me, regular sized handbags seem tedious to carry around and all the extra room quickly turns the bag into a trash receptacle. Clutches eliminate this problem; they are compact, don’t have room for anything but the essentials, and are lady-like as can be. Enter more »

How to Ace an Interview

Self Help

Follow my blog with Bloglovin As we talk about work and careers this month, I am sure that a lot of you will have questions about how to interview well. I am excited to announce that I have found someone with a little bit of experience hiring: my DH. DH is the member of the IT team at a local more »

The Intrepid Guide to Cover Letters

Self Help

Keeping in line with this month’s theme of “Work and Career,” I would be remiss if I did not offer any advice on actually getting a job. I know how the economy is right now. For every job you apply to there will be 100 other more qualified applicants. That is why you need a killer, professional cover letter to more »

How to Set Goals that will Change Your Life.

Self Help

 Raise of hands, how many of you out there find yourself making the same goals over and over again and nothing ever changes? No shame. This happens to the best of us. I mean sure, there is the anomaly who seems to have everything put together, but most of us mere mortals have to learn how to make goals.  Here are more »

Love, Lotion, and Legumes — My goals for August

Self Help

Setting goals is so important to success. At the very least they make you think about what direction you are going. We all know this. What you might not know is that sharing your goals with others adds an extra layer of motivation. With that in mind I am going to share my goals for this month with the world. more »

6 Spheres of Happiness

Self Help

We all desire happiness but just what does that mean and how do we get there? Some psychologists break down the elements for happiness into six basic “spheres.” These Spheres of Happiness are: Work and Career, Interpersonal Life, Physical and Mental Health, Financial Health, Interests and Pastimes, and Spirituality. Ultimately, to be happy, we need to find a balance that more »

The Fear Factor

Self Help

What is holding you back from achieving your dreams? Chances are that a big part of you is being held back by fear. We all have fears and some of us even let these fears overpower us. Today I am going to give you eight strategies to take control of your fears and your life. Analyze Your Fear I recently more »

50 Prosperity Classics

Self Help

Bonus! This month’s book is actually 50 books in 1.  Author Tom Butler-Bowdon has done all the hard work for the reader. He has summarized and compiled fifty of the greatest books about prosperity into one easy to read gem of a book: 50 Prosperity Classics. Really, this book is so great, I would call it a classic in and more »