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Why You Should Stop Seeking More Time

Time is always changing. Influenced by your perspective. Altered by your reality. There are moments in life where it's easy to wish for more time. More time to finish a task, more time to spend with someone, more time for the weekends.

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Ridiculously Simple Shortcuts to Rest

Rest can bring a busy mind a bit of peace in the midst of turmoil. It’s underrated and undervalued. Throughout your week, there are a couple easy ways you can slowly incorporate a little bit of rest into your daily routine. They are simple changes and can be incorporated daily, weekly, or even monthly.

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Timeless Home Trends I am Loving for Spring 2019

I love getting a fresh new home inspired catalog in the mail. It always inspires my intentional living space and also gives me new ideas for displaying original art. I am not a fan of trends, but instead love spotting timeless ideas in fresh perspectives, and there are so many goods ones this season!

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Buying Original Art

Becoming an art collector is a process that will reflect personal expression and help you create a warm and intentional living space. When you purchase an original art piece there are a couple things you should consider.

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5 Evergreen Ideas for Creating an Intentional Living Space

Creating an intentional living space is all about building a place where you can feel warmth indefinitely. These spaces often excite all your senses as you find rest + relaxation. With a moment of reflection (and possibly a touch of rearranging) your can transform your home into a meaningful space. Below are 5 guidelines I love considering when creating an intentional living space in my own home.

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The Best Creative Books I Read in 2018 (and why you should add them to your 2019 reading list)

I read a lot of books in 2018 about personal development. A few of them really stood out to me as they related 100% to my creative lifestyle. They left me feeling inspired, refreshed, and motivated. As I moved into 2019, they sparked a lot of honest creative conversations with myself which in turn has helped me gain clarity and write killer goals for 2019. They are as follows:

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5 Ways to Support Small Businesses Without Buying Products

With the holidays around the corner its easier to get in the mindset of shopping small and supporting local businesses. How can we create this motivation all year long? Below is a list of my favorite ways to support small all year long!

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Dealing with Burnout: How to Enter a Season of Rest

If I am being completely honest, burnout is a real thing in my life (like many others). Between pouring energy into my business, finding time for creativity, and showing up in my personal life, I sometimes feel zero energy, fearing burnout and the lack of motivation. I face guilt for not feeding my creativity, guilt for not sharing on social media, and guilt for not working during my downtime.

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I Quit My Daily Routine for a Month and Here's What Happened

The month of September came and I personally felt burnt out; I needed a season of rest. Everything for the past eight months focussed on personal development and growing a business. I didn’t have the energy to push forward anymore so I decided to just s t o p . There had been several ideas brewing in my mind and I was eager to make time for them at the cost of giving up my daily routine. Here’s what happened.

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20 Affirmations to be Inspired By

It takes good time to have confidence to understand, write, and practice affirmations. They are complex, intimidating, and personal. Over the course of the year I have focussed a lot on personal development, learning to slow down, find routines, and celebrate the things that bring me closer to my dreams. It has taken all this time, but I am beginning to compile a list of affirmations that resonate with me. Below is a list of 20 of my favorite affirmations. Take them, adapt them, and find what moves you closer to your dreams daily.

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3 Books to Help You Grow Your Money Mindset

We all have specific beliefs about money that directly affects our financial reality. Whether it affects our mindset positively or negatively, our beliefs can be strengthen and formed into healthy thoughts. This past Summer I decided to read three highly recommended money mindset books to help encourage my goals towards personal development. Below is a list of my three favorite money mindset books that formed my beliefs and values and has me actively working towards financial success.

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Creating and Developing a Healthy Money Mindset

Developing a positive money mindset is challenging. It requires you to dig a little within yourself and discover why you believe certain things about money. It also requires you to do a little adult-ing and face things you have told yourself about money for a long time. There are a few steps that you can take to help reshape your ideas about money and start working towards a financial sound future.

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17 of the Best Daily Routines to Practice to Keep a Clear Mind

Getting yourself into a daily routine is something that can feel overwhelming. If you stop to focus on the real reasons of implementing a good daily routine we realize there are so many benefits to forming a simple daily routines that can hep you keep a clear mind and approach each day with positivity.

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What, Why, and How? Morning, Day, and Night Daily Routines

Daily routines are all the hype on social media. Developing daily habits to practice each day will promote self care and help you keep a clear mind. Give yourself some much deserved down time to understand what, why, and how you can develop the best daily routine for a healthy life.

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8 Simple Steps to Plan the Best Vacation

Taking time away from your everyday routine is a must when it comes to promoting a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Vacations are the perfect way to find a little rest and relaxation, but it’s not always easy organizing a big stay away from home. In efforts to help make planning your vacation a breeze, we are sharing some simple steps to ensure your vacation is the best yet!

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Timeless Tips for a Healthy Summer

Summer time… it’s so easy to get distracted from your healthy lifestyle when you’re going out more, sipping drinks, and getting your fix of desserts. It’s important as the seasons change we stay healthy in the Summer season. From what we eat, to how we treat our skin, it’s all important. Read below for some of our favorite tips for a healthy Summer.

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Must Do Road Trips in the U.S.

Alongside rest + relaxation often comes a little bit of adventure. As we soak in each slow moment we have, sometimes we need to kick the routine and escape into the unknown, feeding our inner travel obsessed mind with wanderlust inspiration. It’s so easy to get on a plane and be in a completely different city within a matter of hours, but let’s be honest, sometimes we need a little unexpected venture, like hitting the road with no real plan. Today, we are sharing our top, must do road trips in the United States.

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Summer 2018 Reading List

As you settle into May, I want to share with you some of our favorites reads from the beginning of the year. Finding time for rest + relaxation in the evening is a priority of mine. As my oil diffuser is going, I love reading a good book that will fill my mind with positive thoughts before I rest. 

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My Favorite Rest + Relaxation Tools That I Use Daily

There are a couple things I use daily that help me find rest + relaxation. Some of the tools are simple, others may involve more time. Taking moments each day to rest not only helps me find harmony between the many personas I take on daily, but also find more inspiration and creativity.

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How to Make Time for Rest

The beauty of rest + relaxation is the endless idea that you can define slow living by the lifestyle you desire. Your busy mind can plague you with questions like, is it good to relax, why do we need rest, is it important to rest? As summer approaches and vacations weigh heavily on your minds, the time to slow down is quickly approaching. Practicing rest + relaxation ideas is important, so take full advantage of each opportunity.

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