***This was supposed to go out last Sunday, but someone (they won’t be named, ahem ME) forgot to schedule it. Still just as good a week later!***
Summer is finally in full upswing with a cool 9-0 temp today! That means one thing and one thing only…
Oh and this week’s round of reads. K Byeee!
Just do you, boo and those who matter will notice. If not, there’s always tomorrow. 🙂
Music of the Moment:
I didn’t realize how many of their songs I actually loved until this one came up on my Pandora station. Plus, I think this music vid is a remake of Lord of the Flies in a more sinister and catchy way.
Although annoying, waking up at 4:30 AM has it’s perks. I probably looked like such a creep taking this random man’s picture, but I thought it came out pretty neat.
I did a BBG workout for the first time in like a year, and could definitely feel it. Besides wanting to puke soon after, my legs could feel the after-burn for days after.
Chicken Fajita Salad – Andie Mitchell
Okay, this is seriously two of my favorite meals in one. Heaven on earth exists.
No-Bake Cookie Dough Bars – Eating Bird Food
No baking means less time lies between these and my mouth. I approve.
Kung Pao Pasta – Kroll’s Korner
I’m a sucker for anything involving peanuts. That’s a given. Adding some spice to good ol’ pasta too? I dig it.
Self-Care is More Than an Activity, It’s a Mindset – In It 4 the Long Run
Anyone can take a bubblebath, can are you really supporting a self-care mindset? There may be a bit more to it than a long soak once a month.
Work Day Break Ideas to Manage Stress – Lexi’s Clean Kitchen
A little stress can be motivating, but too much of it can be overwhelming. These simple tips can help make your work day go a little smoother, and more productive.
When to Work Harder, How to Work Smarter, & When to Do Both – Nia Shanks
Depending on your goals, working towards one of these strategies can help your progress.
These 5 Rules WIll Help You Work More Productively at Home – ProBlogger
Lawd, this is WHY I don’t do work at home. It doesn’t happen. I may need to start putting some of these strategies into place…
FTC Disclosures: How to Stay Compliant – Businessese
Making sure you’re up to date on the latest FTC guidelines for social and sponsored posts can help you avoid some potential hefty fines.
YouTube SEO: How to Optimize Videos for YouTube Search – HubSpot
Video is where it’s at, and just like blog posts, they need to be optimized to gain the most traction. Here’s how to make sure you’re doing it right to get your vids seen.
From the Blog:
This time 6 months ago I …
made one of the most popular recipes on the blog, and wish I still had a freezer full of them to devour! Guess I know what’s happening this week…
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