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Learning how to cook can be a weird process. I grew up with a mom who rarely spent time in the kitchen. Her specialities were chocolate chip cookies, …Cooking
If you ever just feel uninspired by a room in your home, this is the post for you. I know just how you feel, sometimes I just have no clue what to do …Kitchen Cabinets
Last January, I decided to try a radical new approach to my health. Instead of resolutions, which had always left me feeling guilty and overwhelmed, …Food
My 91-year-old grandmother is my last living grandparent, by a long shot. When I went to visit her on her 90th birthday, I asked her how she's …Longevity
Nausea is the worst. It’s a symptom that usually leads to, well, you know, spending time in the bathroom. And if it doesn’t actually lead to that …Nausea
By Leo BabautaThe most important habit I’ve formed in the last 10 years of forming habits is meditation. Hands down, bar none.Meditation has helped …Meditation
This is a guest post from Melissa K. Norris
In an effort to keep our grocery bill low and also feed my family healthy foods, we’ve learned the easiest …Recipes
If you follow me on Instagram, you probably have seen pictures of my refrigerator in my cleaning routine pictures. Every time I post one of them, I …Stainless Steel
Here at Hello Glow, we’re passionate about searching out the best safe, effective solutions for beauty and wellness. And one of the first things on …Makeup
I often get comments and questions asking about the supplements for pregnancy and nursing that I take. I talk about the prenatal care options I …Nursing
Meet Chloe Kernaghan, a yogi and co-founder of SKY TING YOGA, an uber-popular yoga studio in NYC. Chloe’s background is in several traditions of …
A quick and easy pesto recipe to pop in your freezer.
When I’m searching for new recipes to try, I have an unofficial set of criteria I like to …Recipes
Late afternoon summer, Texas heat. I’m nine, maybe ten, years old. After spending the day with a friend, I return home to an empty house. My mother — …Writing
Taking care of yourself in the most colorful way…
“Have you ever experienced flow?”
That was the question a stern looking woman-in-pantsuit asked me in …Meditation
I remember the first time I went onto Pinterest when it just began and began searching for items I liked. One of the very first images I saw was a …Flowers
Now that we are living in a bigger house, we have many, many more doors- which means I need more wreaths! I wanted to make a wreath for my basement …Yarn
THEY learn to read at age 2, play Bach at 4, breeze through calculus at 6, and speak foreign languages fluently by 8. Their classmates shudder with envy; their parents rejoice at winning the lottery. But to paraphrase T. S. Eliot, their careers tend to end not with a bang, but with a …National Academy of Sciences
Mindfulness is everywhere right now. It's the hot trend of being aware of yourself and the world around you.
The Buddhist concept of mindfulness has existed for thousands of years, but it's undergoing a revival through a series of apps and books.
One mindfulness app, Headspace, raised $30 million …Meditation
Tolstoy was right—all happy families are the same
Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well.
Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do it right.
Aren’t there some legit answers out there about what creates the happiest families? Yes, …Happiness
| Crystal Paine
If you’re into handlettering like I am, you’ll be excited about these free printable Brush Pen Calligraphy printable worksheets. I read …Calligraphy
Bianca Schulze | January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Children’s Book Review | January 27, 2016
Written by Katherine Applegate
Illustrated by Patricia …Book Reviews
As someone who has battled anxiety for more than 15 years, I have firsthand experience of how debilitating and life-altering it can be. I was …Food
How much do I love avocados? Let me count the ways.
1, 2, 3, 4…
Allow me to add one more: Greek Guacamole. Hello.
This recipe inspired by my love for …Greek Food
| Crystal Paine
When I recently shared about my top 10 reads for 2015, I received many questions about how I possibly found time to read 74 books last …Frugal Living
| Crystal Paine
Do you have a difficult time making wise decisions, especially when the answer is expected within a really quick time frame? I …Frugal Living
Are you ready for some vase-ing? That is what this weekend is all about and we are starting today! I will be sharing all four of the vase tutorials …
Building a close relationship with my 4-year-old son has been a journey. Don’t get me wrong, from the moment I felt those first kicks in my belly I …
If you’re reading this, you’re probably not one of the 28% of Americans who didn’t read a book this year. I don’t need to convince you to read, …Healthy Eating