Monthly Archives: December 2015


15 Things to Let Go of In 2016

December 25, 2015

15 Things To Let Go of In 2016

Years ago, my dad and I had a misunderstanding that cost us about five years of father daughter bonding time, as well as resentment.  You cannot get back the amount of time you spend holding on to negative feelings toward someone, and really it is a waste of energy.  Fortunately, my dad and I mended our relationship this year.  We discovered we both had completely different perspectives on the series of events that distanced us.  And if we had only communicated lovingly how we felt, I would not be writing this right now.

As I reflect on this past year and head into 2016 ,  I realize how important it is to let go of as well as remember the impermanence of all things.  I came to the conclusion that most of the major events that happen in a year, force you to let go.  To let go of what you are holding onto so tightly.  To let go of what does not serve you. To let go so you can let in.

So, instead of waiting on life to force you to release, I say we get proactive and create a list of things to stop and drop before January 1st.  Let’s start here: read more


11 Holiday Gift Ideas For The Home Under $200

December 17, 2015

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If you are anything like me, and are still procrastinating gift shopping, or have no idea what to buy, may I suggest a few gift ideas for the home?  I rounded up some beautiful items that any gal with a taste for rad home goods will go gaga over.  And the best part? They are all under $200.  Happy shopping!

White Marble Seashell Box
This beautiful mix of marble and gold is perfect for that dream beachfront home.  A girl can dream, can’t she?  No matter where your home is situated, this is is a beautiful accessory that can go in the bedroom or the living room.

A set of Moscow Mule mugs  
These gorge minimalist copper mugs are a must-have for the Mule lover.  Grab a set of four and DIY a gift box that includes the makings for a perfect Moscow Mule.  Voila!
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