#100HappyDays Challenge Update + More Happiness Tips!

April 17, 2014 at 5:39 am
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I am loving my #100HappyDays Challenge. Today is Day 18. Here are some scenes from the last 18 days: Lots of sunrises, fitness and friends and a bit of travel thrown in for good measure. Seems right. I took one of the husband, too, but so many things delight me, I am saving him for a slow day. I am fortunate that he will be around. If you want to keep up with my #100happydays…

Cha-Ching: Money and Happiness

April 10, 2014 at 5:29 am
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Did you know that April is Financial Literacy Month? You can check out my post from last April with some tools and resources for managing your money and a great guest portion from my MIL, Libbie, on teaching financial literacy to kids. To celebrate Financial Literacy Month this year, I am sharing some excerpts from Happify’s Infographic: 17 Things Everyone Should Know About Money and Happiness. They say, “from what kind of purchases make us happiest…

Tried It Tuesday #4: Go Nuts (Giveaway), Superfoods + A Beach Solution

April 8, 2014 at 7:12 am
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As a blogger who loves trying new things and sharing the best, I get LOTS of awesome things to try. Truth be told, I have become a bit behind in sharing some of my great finds. I am going to do mini-reviews, and previews, here and tell you about opportunities for you to try these awesome things, too! I was traveling this weekend, so Finds’ friend, Amanda weighed in on a few new items this week for…

29 Ways to Be More Creative

April 3, 2014 at 5:41 am
A few of my faves!

I found this awesome video on 99u.com‘s “Workbook” which has “daily insights on creativity and productivity. Watch it – I promise it will be two minutes well spent! They say, “TO-FU created this “lovely short that somehow manages to pack 29 great tips for staying productive and creative, all in under two minutes!” Just watching it will make you feel productive.” I love this video and the list! All 29 are great ideas. For me the…