Author Archives: Amy
Author Archives: Amy
Organizing projects are easier and less stressful with the right tools for organization will make an organizing project easier and less stressful. Learn the must-have tools for organization, tools that are nice to have, plus some organizing tips and tricks.
Before you start organizing, you need to get organized. That makes no sense, right?
What I really mean is, organizing is more efficient and less stressful when you have the right tools within arm’s reach.
This quick and easy skinny tomato soup recipe uses spinach, fire-roasted tomatoes, and turkey bacon to deliver a filling, chunky, healthy meal for 2. Pair it with the bonus recipe for spicy bacon grilled cheese sandwiches for the ultimate healthy comfort food meal.
Their eyes lock as the candlelight dances across her face. “She’s never looked so beautiful,” he thinks to himself, as his fork stops in midair. Stricken by her loveliness, his words, his thoughts are all lost. He can do nothing but gaze at the love of his life, sitting across the table.
You watch from afar, jealous, despondent. You’re steaming. How could they do this to you?
Robust savings accounts are an important aspect of financial health. Learn how to grow your savings account automatically by harnessing the power of automatic funds transfers.
Tapping the side of my phone, I urged my bank app to load.
I needed to buy my plane ticket soon, but I had no idea how much I’d saved. Or IF I’d saved.
The screen finally finished loading, and my lungs deflated like a pair of woopie cushions when I saw the balance.
A healthy Super Bowl menu is easy to plan, if you know where to look. This collection of healthy appetizers, entrees, and desserts will please your Super Bowl party crowd, and your waistline, too!
“Oh come on, one isn’t going to kill you.”
You feel your skin crawl underneath your jersey. You don’t want to be rude, but you’re not that kind of girl anymore.
Planning and hosting a Super Bowl party can be stressful. Learn Super Bowl Party basics, and a few tips and tricks to host a stress-free Super Bowl party.
A Super Bowl party.
The thought of planning and hosting it creates a lump of dread in your throat. Scattered ideas spin around in your head until you can’t see straight. You’re so busy with everything else that your knees wobble at the thought of adding a party on top of your already-overflowing plate.
Guess what? I have answers for you.
You can host a fun, stress-free Super Bowl party with some easy prep work, and a short list of supplies.
Figuring out how to start organizing your home can be overwhelming. This simple plan will help you find a starting point, and break getting organized into easy, bite-sized chunks.
At some point, you stopped noticing it. You’d walked by it so many times, it stopped registering in your mind and became part of the landscape, like blades of grass.
You could feel it, though. Still can.
It permeates your mornings, where you flail around for that missing earring and claw for something presentable to wear.
It’s turned dinnertime into a circus, where you shove aside 5 cans of (probably expired) green beans in a frenzied effort find the makings of a decent meal in your overflowing pantry.
Visits from friends and family cause your cheeks to flush hot with embarrassment as soon as you open the door. You stopped noticing it long ago, but they didn’t.
This insidious thing called clutter is overtaking your home and your life, but you don’t know where to start.
This Living Well Planner review provides information on the specifications, features, advantages, and drawbacks of the Living Well Planner from Living Well Spending Less.
I struggled to straighten my spine against the 10 pounds hanging next to my side. The weight of my purse straps seared into my shoulder.
What’s worse than standing in line at the DMV? I asked myself.
My response? Standing in line at the DMV with a useless planner weighing down my purse.
Spoiler alert: That planner WAS NOT the Living Well Planner.
You can make this easy Christmas craft using things you probably already have at home. It’s no-sew, quick to complete, and adorable. Perfect for busy women who want to create and give handmade gifts, but have limited time.
Tilting my head and furrowing my brow, I searched for some visible speck of quality, cuteness, some sign of success.
Sighing, I unfocused my eyes. The red, green, white and silver melded into an amorphous blob, all detail lost. Yes, this is how it looks best, I thought to myself. The lack of focus hides the ugly.
A busy life doesn’t have to mean no exercise. With some basic equipment, you can have quick and effective at-home workouts. This list of fitness gear is great for getting started with home workouts, or as a gift guide for busy women.
My nostrils flared as I inhaled sharply, lengthening my spine and sucking my stomach in. My knuckles turned white as I tugged both sides together, but it was no use.
Those jeans wouldn’t button.
How did I let this happen? I asked myself. But I already knew the answer.
When I talk to my friends about exercise, the same thing always comes up: Not enough time. With jobs, kids, a house to take care of, and a million other things to do, it makes sense.
But who suffers when you skip working out?
Staying healthy during the holidays is no small task. By placing your focus on a few key areas, you’ll be able to enjoy the season while putting your health and wellness front and center.
My eyelashes fluttered and shifted as I stole a glance from across the room. It had been months, but I hadn’t forgotten. I couldn’t.
Breathing out slowly from my nose, I turned my gaze back to my brother, who was talking about his latest vintage machinery purchase.
“You can do it,” I thought to myself. Inhaling, I raised my chin high and relaxed my face to signal that I didn’t care in the slightest about them, teasing me from my parents’ kitchen. That they were powerless over me. That they wouldn’t hurt me again. Of course they were powerless. I’m a grown woman!