We Are Moving Again!

We Are Moving Again!

We are moving again! We went from upsizing to downsizing to upsizing again (more on that later). I’ve learned so much through 3 moves in less than 2 years. We decided to move from Chicago to SC for no other reason other than to experience a different environment. Nature. Peace. Serenity. Those are the things [...]

You Decide Who You Are

You Decide Who You Are

People often say; I am how I am. It seems logical but it’s just not true. You are not how you are. You are not how you’ve always been. You are not your genes. You are not your environment. You are who you decide to be. You choose what you see in any circumstance. You [...]

Anger Doesn’t Make You a Bad Person. It’s a Sign You’re Getting Better.

Anger Doesn’t Make You a Bad Person.  It’s a Sign You’re Getting Better.

Anger. Is it really as bad as people think? Are angry people full of rage, violence, and hate? Should we avoid them? What if you are them? What if you feel unexplained anger? Does it make you a bad person? If we start to dissect the scale of emotions we find that anger actually isn't [...]

How to Deal with People That Are Hard to Deal With

How to Deal with People That Are Hard to Deal With

There are some people in our lives that can act as real triggers for us.  These people are negative, whiny, maybe even rude and just plain mean.  The best thing to do is probably to cut these people out of our lives completely.  But sometimes we can't or don't want to, especially with people like [...]

7 Uses for Homemade Body Butter + Recipe

7 Uses for Homemade Body Butter + Recipe

Here's the problem with most store bought creams and lotions.  They are made with mineral oil.  Sounds pretty natural right?  That's what I thought. That is until I found out that mineral oil is actually a bi-product of petroleum.  Eek!  That can't be good! How can your skin breathe and thrive?!  After a recommendation from [...]