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Reader Survey 2017!

Hi, Shorties! As you know, I <3 blogging. I love going on and on about whatever strikes my fancy 🙂 However, I also blog for YOU, my readers! I want to make sure I’m giving you content that you care about. Otherwise, my blog isn’t nothin’ but a glorified public diary. Would you mind filling out this short survey, so…

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Book Review of "Loving My Actual Christmas"

Book Review: The Joy Plan

Hi, my Shortie friends! If you’ve followed me on FB or IG, then you have probably seen lots of hashtags about mindfulness and the joy plan. #thejoyplan is referring to a book I read recently, written by Kaia Roman. I heard about it by following Rachel Macy Stafford (Hands Free Mama- you know, the author I’m obsessed with!). So if…

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Giveaway 2017!

It’s Giveaway time!

Hi everyone!!!! Guess what??? It’s my blog’s 2nd Birthday! Let’s do another fun giveaway 😀 This time, I’m keeping it really simple, something that anyone could use- a $25 Amazon gift card! Just imagine the possibilities of what you could treat yourself to with an Amazon gift card…. Wow. Zillions of possibilities. The giveaway is running from now (12:00am Tuesday,…

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Favorite IGers to Follow!

Ahhh Instagram. I joined about 9 months ago, and I am obsessed. Sure, it’s a similar format to FB, and affiliated with FB at that, but it’s more photo-centric, and it just has a different culture than FB. One of the things I like about it, is that it is easy to find new people/businesses/dogs to follow. IDK, maybe I’m…

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A Second Look at Yoga

A Second Look At Yoga

Hi, Shorties! This is very 30-something-stay-at-home-mom thing to say, but I’m totally getting into yoga these days. You read that right- yoga, not just yoga pants! I am just loving the deep breathing, the quiet, the meditative, the focus… it is totally centering me. I think maybe when I tried it in my 20s, I just wasn’t ready for it?…

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Finding Your Charity Niche!

Finding Your Charity Niche

Hi everyone! March is here! Lent is here! Spring is coming! Whoop whoop! What in the heck is this post even about with a title like that???? Finding a way to help others that really brings you purpose- I like to call it your charity niche. Do you have a way that you give back? Do you approach giving in…

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The Blog Log! Where I showcase awesome blogs I've found in my internet travels.

The Blog Log #9: Not Just Any Girl and Not Just Any Blog!

Hey guys! I told you all in my post about my blog’s exciting new year that I was investing in my blog via an e-book. I’m about halfway through it right now, and I have already learned so much! Now I just need to squeeze in the time to implement what I’ve learned. The e-book I purchased was Building a Framework:…

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2017 plans!

What’s in store for TST in 2017?

Hi, Shorties! I am really psyched out about my blog for the new year. I’ve been thinking and planning, and here is a little bit of what it is in store for 2017: I recently read, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo. It has totally helped me come into a new frame of mind with regards to managing the stuff…

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The Blog Log Series!

The Blog Log #7: The Resurrection.

hahaha Well, that sounds like overkill. But, I have been browsing around on the internet more and more to get ideas for both my blog and my life, and I’ve come across so many inspiring blogs, I just have to share them with you! So, I’m bringing back The Blog Log series. A triumphant return. Today, I want to share…

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My love for The Topping Tree!

The Topping Tree Post

In this post, you will enjoy: -a profession of love for my favorite little local shop; -photos of myself, modeling items from said shop (cringe); -many of said photos that should have stayed on the cutting room floor; -a whole lot of silliness; -a foolproof way to improve your life. All of these are true. All of these are about…

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