Ohh, how I hate to love rainy cold weekends. The perfect excuse to do nothing. And the feeling of doing absolutely nothing. Catch 22 at it’s finest. Let’s at least ponder the thought of being productive over a cuppa, and some daily reads!
Very fitting for the gratitude of Thanksgiving. How different we would walk, feel, and carry ourselves if we had this mindset for even 5 minutes each and every day.
Music of the Moment:
“No Less” SG Lewis
My latest musical obsession, SG Lewis is the ultimate chill bill music. I’ve been loving it on the way home from work when I need a break from the pump up-ness(??) of T-Swift or A-Grande.
Hard at work I swear. Doodling helps me concentrate..or so I tell myself. 20 or so bubble letter names a day, and I still don’t know if it’s working.
We’re finally putting the salt lamp and diffuser to use in the spare room AKA zen den. Who needs a yoga studio when you have youtube and lavender. Chill bill volume 2 up in this hizz-ouse!
Vegan Purple Sweet Potato Pie – Fooduzzi
Holy color! This pie will fo’ sho’ drop some jaws at any and every holiday meal.
Balsamic Almond Butter Dressing – Fit Mitten Kitchen
I never thought to use nut butter to make dressing, but now I am DEFINITELY using nut butter to make dressing. End. Of. Story.
Cherry Chestnut Turkey Roulade – Running to the Kitchen
Screw the full bird, this roulade is a show stopper. Plus, it’s an easy way to fill it with stuffing without the E. Coli risk. Win, win my friends.
A World of Misinformation – Real Mom Nutrition
Now more than ever, the amount of information at our fingertips is astounding. Especially when A LOT of that info is false, especially when it comes to health and nutrition.
One Simple Hack to Stop Screwing Yourself Over – Nia Shanks
I always love reading Nia’s no BS, straight to the point answers around fitness. Cut the crap, and stop setting yourself for failure. DONE.
6 Practices for Turning Jealousy into Positive Energy – In It 4 the Long Run
Take the moments of envy, and turn them into a learning point. These are such great pointers to keep that positive energy flowing even through tough times.
Food Photography Tips for Bloggers – Healthy Seasonal Recipes
If you’ve ever seen Katie’s photos, you will take any and every word of wisdom she has to offer like gospel. Spoiler alert: You can never escape prime lighting when we’re talking about bomb food photos.
4 WordPress Formatting Tips to Make Your Posts More Readable – ProBlogger
Formatting is key to making your blog a cozy and welcoming spot for readers to chill and hang. An easy task that can keep people around long enough for that extra cup of joe.
From the Blog:
This time 1 year ago I …
…combined pecan pie and rice krispie treats. It was sticky, but so worth it. That’s what wet wipes are made for.
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