The New Way to Look at Gifts

When you listen to a story, your brain waves actually start to synchronize with those of the storyteller. How Stories Connect and Persuade Us: Unleashing The Brain Power of Narrative, Elena Renken, NPR A Fresh Start One of my favorite things about the new year is that I have a chance to start fresh. I like to consider each part of my life and what worked in the last year…

How to Fill Your Cup: The Many Gifts of Self Care

Dear lovely reader, In light of the last year and couple weeks, I’m thinking you may need a little reminder about the importance of taking care of yourself. I know I have! Not only is self-care beneficial to you, it also helps those around you. From your household to your community, showing up as the best version of yourself is crucial to a satisfying and successful life. Below, I’ve created…

How to Wrap a Present, and other Holiday Advice

My First “How To” This week, I thought I’d try something a little different and throw in a little “How To” blog post. I usually find these kinds of posts to be pretty boring, myself, so hopefully this one will prove to be a unique take on the subject. Speaking of the subject, today I want to talk about gift wrapping. Now, anyone who knows me and is reading this…