Oh Fall Dinners… I Missed You

Have you ever had your house fill up with delicious smells from what you were cooking in the oven only to have to wait until it's ready? I am literally bundled up and typing this blog post from my front porch. It's about 45 degrees, sunshine, and a light breeze but I CANNOT wait until … Continue reading Oh Fall Dinners… I Missed You

Helping Myself to Sleep and Great Books

During the podcast episode of Go Help Yourself, they discussed Angela Duckworth's book titled Grit. The piece that hit me the hardest was about giving up on low level goals. For the Type A, overachiever that may reside within me (ok it does!), it feels weird and wrong to give up on a low level … Continue reading Helping Myself to Sleep and Great Books

Book Review of American Cozy: Hygge-Inspired Ways to Create Comfort & Happiness by Stephanie Pedersen

๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ It's true!ย  Americans are rushed workaholics with little sense of hygge and American Cozy perfectly highlights this issue. While this book felt similar to The Little Book of Hygge, it was great to see the American lifestyle compared to the Danes as well as simple ideas to hygge in America.ย  Americans, we all need … Continue reading Book Review of American Cozy: Hygge-Inspired Ways to Create Comfort & Happiness by Stephanie Pedersen