Simplifying · Stop the Insanity

Living in Too Much, but Feeling Not Enough

I am living in the world of the Too Much.  I have Too Much stuff.  I eat Too Much food.  I have Too Much stuff to do.  Are you living that life as well?  That world is easy to get to.  It is all around us.  The grocery store, with all its shelves and product… Continue reading Living in Too Much, but Feeling Not Enough

Five Minute Friday

Five Minute Friday – Only is Enough

Back again for another Five Minute Friday.  It seems that is about the maximum amount of time I can find each week to actually write on this blog right now.  Sigh...but, at least I have Five Minute Friday.  This week's prompt is only. Here we go... Yesterday, I came to a realization.  I mean, I… Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Only is Enough

hallmark movies and mysteries · Inspiration · Life Events

Hoping for A Hallmark Holiday

Affiliate links included. I am currently watching holiday movies on the Hallmark Channel (or Hallmark Movies and Mysteries).  And I'm hoping for a Hallmark Holiday.  It would be formulaic but in a good way.  It always starts out a little rough, but it always ends up in the best possible way.  Right now is my… Continue reading Hoping for A Hallmark Holiday

Five Minute Friday

Five Minute Friday – Seeking Inspiration When Only Perspiration Will Do

I'm a little late joining Five Minute Friday this week, but only one day!  Yesterday, my DH returned from five weeks of being away for work, so it was a little busy.  But, I want to make sure to keep up with the weekly posts.  So, here I am!  This week's prompt is "Inspire". I… Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Seeking Inspiration When Only Perspiration Will Do

Five Minute Friday

Five Minute Friday on a Monday – Play Easy

I'm a little late (okay, a lot late) posting for this week's Five Minute Friday, but better late than never!  This week's prompt is "play". "Play hard!"  That is the phrase that first came to mind when I read this prompt.  But, this week, I feel more comfortable with "play easy!"  It may be because… Continue reading Five Minute Friday on a Monday – Play Easy

Five Minute Friday

Five Minute Friday – Expect

I'm back to participate in this week's Five Minute Friday link up.  This week's prompt is "Expect".  Here goes: I am beginning another Summer here in Northern California.  Summers always begin with high expectations.  I'm going to be engaged with my daughter, productive in getting work done to prepare for the Fall semester, and purposeful… Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Expect

Ultimate Bundle Challenge

Ultimate Bundle Check-in #3 – Stretched Too Thin Pt. 2

I'm back (finally) with another Ultimate Bundle Challenge check-in!  As you may have noticed from my previous post, my focus has been a bit scattered lately and my energy level has been a little unstable.  But, I have completed Days 3 and 4 in the Stretched Too Thin online course from Jessica Turner.  It is… Continue reading Ultimate Bundle Check-in #3 – Stretched Too Thin Pt. 2