Retreat Ideas

I love this idea! How to make a DIY spa in a box gift for a friend. So cute! I'd add my homemade sugar scrub and bath bomb; I know my friend will love this!

How to Make a Spa in a Box (Care Package 101)

Want to make your friend’s day? Make her a spa in a box care package! Here’s how . . . Can I tell you how excited I am to share…

Well, I'm writing a book. Would you like to join me? I've been working on a new book for most of the year, but went about it the WRONG way. Here's what I'm doing differently.

I’m Writing a Book . . . Want to Join Me?

At the beginning of the year, I began writing a book. Except, instead of writing said book the normal way, I jumped into this project with three blank sketchbooks and…

Mentoring is a great way to grow personally and professionally, but what if you don't know anyone who can mentor you? No worries, you can still be mentored by some of the top leaders in the world. Seriously. This is how I do it. :) (P.S. This is a really awesome idea for introverts!)

How to Be Mentored by Anyone

Wouldn’t it be amazing to be mentored by your hero? It might not be as difficult as you think. Here’s how to be mentored from the best in your industry.…

Want to learn how to dot journal? The concept behind a bullet journal is simple: it's your go-to place for your planner needs, to do list, and journal. But does it work? This author shares her method and so far, I've been loving the ideas I've learned!

How to Start a Dot Journal

I received a complimentary copy of the book, Dot Journaling: A Practical Guide to review. All comments and opinions are my own. Are you a planner girl? A list writer?…

Fall is in the air! I love to find natural ways to make my home smell like fall and these recipes, DIYs, and simple tricks are perfect. I love how there are chemical free options for that yummy fall scent!

10 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

Learn how to make your home smell like fall using natural ingredients. No need to use chemicals to make your home smell delicious, warm, and inviting! There’s nothing quite like…

Yes, please! I need a personal retreat, and I love this idea to make my own. Wellness and health are important to me because if I don't take care of me, who will?! Still, it's hard to prioritize taking this time for myself sometimes. Love these ideas and that I can do them at home. :)

How to Make Your Own Wellness Retreat

Learn how to make your own wellness retreat! Last Friday I went on a wellness retreat. The air smelled sweet and vibrant, I rested, and I spent some quality time…

YES to online art classes that anyone can take! I'm a busy mom and love being creative but don't have time to drive all over town to take a class. These classes are my favorite so far. I've taken several, and they're awesome!

Daily Drawing Online Art Classes

Oh my goodness. Where do I even start? These online art classes are so much fun, you’ll find yourself taking one and then another, and then treating yourself to just…

Learn how to make this homemade face wash with essential oils for sensitive skin. This natural face wash is gentle and smells amazing. I never thought I'd make my own foaming face cleanser but now I don't want to stop!

Homemade Face Wash for Sensitive Skin

I have been slowly but surely swapping out products in our home so we can be more chemical-free. Slowly but surely because I never realized how many products we have…

Make your own cocoa butter bars with only three ingredients! These lotion bars are perfect for gifts and are also a simple way to start making your own natural beauty products. And they smell like chocolate!! :)

How to Make a Cocoa Butter Bar

Make your own lotion bars in minutes by using this simple cocoa butter bar recipe. This natural body lotion nourishes dry skin and smells like chocolate! Have you ever made…

How to Dot Journal: A Simple Guide

I need a beach retreat and love these ideas for those of us who are land-locked! :) This post totally made me smile—so going to do this with a couple of my friends in a couple of weeks!

How to Take a Beach Retreat (Even if You’re Land-locked)

I’m writing this post on how to create your own beach retreat on a rainy and cold day here in Oregon. My daughter is in preschool, and I’m in the…

This was what I needed to hear! I've been waiting to go on a retreat when this post helped me realize I could just start making them NOW. Also, I LOVE the journal in this post!

How to Create the Perfect Mother’s Day Retreat

My friends at DaySpring sponsored this post about a Mother’s Day retreat, but the opinions and review are my own. (You can find the beautiful mug, journal, and encouragement calendar…