Shawna R Keel

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80 easy ways to save money

In todays financial climate we are all looking for ways to save money. We want to find easy ways to maximise our incomings and minimise the …

14 Dollar Store Buys That Can Organize Your Entire Home

36 Free Printable Organizers for a Household Handbook

Print-Worthy Free Printable Organizers<p>This time of year is a great time to work on getting everyone in the household more organized. A great way to …

Our guide to a better and clutter-free 2016 | brunch | feature

Human beings are sentimental creatures, so much so that we often extend our emotions to inanimate objects. Like that hoodie from college, now two …

Simple Ways to Make Your Cleaning and Organizing Chores Painless

Everyday cleaning and organizing tasks can feel like such a drag sometimes. But since most of these tasks are necessary for running a functional …

Home | Arts and Classy

September 8, 2018<p>10 Tips on Home Decorating for Fall on a Budget + FREE PRINTABLES<p>Decorating for the seasons can seem daunting each year. Either you …

Home Decorating

5 Rules for Organizing Your Time

One of my favorite quotes is by celebrity chef Alton Brown, "Organization will set you free." I know he’s referring to being organized in the …

Must-Read Organizing Tips According to Your Hobbies

Whether you love crafting, cooking, collecting books, or working on your favorite car – I’m sure you have your own “mess” to deal with – from ribbons …

10 Steps To Achieving The Life You Want In 2016

When we think of our lives, the years stretch out before us. It seems there will always be time.<p>But considering everything we want to do in areas such as career, family, friends, health and fitness, travel and our recreational pursuits, those years suddenly shrivel down to minutes, especially when …

You’re Doing Your To-Do List Wrong. Here’s How to Fix It

Staying organized while knocking out daily to-dos isn’t easy. Whether you’re a traditional pen and printable to-do list kinda gal, or you’ve gone the to-do list app route, with the right tools, there actually is order at the end of your seemingly never-ending list. And reaching the end is easier …

Time Management

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

Having trouble focusing on what you really need to do? You're not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, the average worker admits to wasting 2.09 hours of each eight-hour workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. The Web is like the next-door neighbor who keeps asking us to play when …

3 Simple Ways to Boost Your Productivity

All of us have goals and dreams for the future. But not all of us do what it takes to achieve those goals. We get caught up, stuck, sidetracked, and derailed. Things come up, causing us to veer off track and lose our momentum.<p>Yet, if we want to succeed in any endeavor we set our sights on, we have …

A Beginner’s Guide to Mindful Eating

Mindful eating is a technique that helps you gain control over your eating habits.<p>It has been shown to cause weight loss, reduce binge eating and …

3 Things You Will Always Find In A Happy Person's Home

Have you ever wondered what makes a happy person tick? Like, how can someone be happy <i>all</i> the time?! It’s because their entire life radiates around …

Ten Habits of Highly Creative People

What exactly is creativity? So many of us assume that creativity is something we had as a child but we lost, or something allocated to rarified …

The Comfort Food Recipes That Make Us Endlessly Happy

Happiness on a plate.<p>There are few pleasures in life as simple, yet as great, as a delicious, comforting meal. Not only does it serve the purpose of getting us fed ― a very important quality ― but it also tastes good and makes our souls feel oh-so glad. Lucky for all of us, we’re deep in the throes …

Cooking

The Top 10 Healthy Food Trends for 2016

Take a bite out of this year's food trends, as predicted by Pinterest<p>Avocado Oil<p>1 of 10<p>You've already tried swapping olive oil for coconut oil, but …

Healthy Eating

The 7 Essential Stages Of Spiritual Growth (And How To Know Where You're On The Path)

We hear so much about finding our "whole selves” and “coming from authenticity,” but so many of us don’t understand how we actually reach that point. …

What Your Brain Is Really Doing When You Sleep

It's anything but simple.<p>Getting the right amount of sleep is not only crucial to our well-being, it's also paramount to our survival.<p>Sleep has become a major field of study, and researchers are continually discovering new information about the process. When we're sleep deprived, our whole body …

9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want To Be Happy

Consider this your excuse to treat yourself to fresh flowers on the regular.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to …

The 8 Best Things You Can Do to Boost Your Immune System, Ranked

Whether it’s that compulsive hand-sanitizing colleague or a packet of miracle powder at the drugstore, advice on how to fend off flus and colds …

How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

23 Genius IKEA Hacks That Solve All of Your Storage Problems

And just like that, your home will feel clean around the clock.<p>The internet obsesses over IKEA hacks for a reason. When your home feels packed with <i>stuff,</i> easy and inexpensive storage solutions are always welcome. Work a little DIY magic, and even the biggest messes can disappear.

IKEA

The Best Diet For Sleep (You Might Lose A Few Pounds Too!)

Two birds with one stone, y'all!<p>If you want to sleep more soundly and possibly drop a few pounds, amp up your fiber intake and forgo the sweets and saturated fats.<p>A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine found that what we eat has a big impact on our quality of sleep. The …

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When Do Most Couples First Say "I Love You"? Study Reveals Average Dating Milestones

Some of us get bitten by the love bug very early on in relationships—others take longer to decide. Either way, many people are prone to anxiety over exactly <i>when</i> to say the L word. How much time is normal to wait?<p>To find out how rapidly different aspects of relationships evolve, Match surveyed over …