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One full year of bliss – we did it!

May 25, 2016

“It’s not the end. In fact, it is just the beginning.” -Unknown We did it! One full year of self discovery, pushing ourselves into new places, and remembering the importance of self-care and how to care for others. It has been quite the adventure, Twelve Months of Bliss. For those of you who took part – did you enjoy it? What was your favorite challenge? Did anyone keep a 12MofBliss journal and answer the journal questions each month? Is this…

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12 Months of Bliss, May: Celebrate Together.

May 2, 2016

GUYS. This is the final Twelve Months of Bliss challenge – can you believe it? This year has flown by and I have enjoyed every single month with you all as we’ve worked our own ways through and to bliss. Since we are nearing the close, I thought it was only appropriate to go out with a bang – who’s ready to celebrate everything and anything with me this month?!   May 2016: Celebrate Together. “Celebrate we will because life…

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Twelve Months of Bliss – April Recap

April 27, 2016

If February’s challenge was the hardest for me, April’s challenge was the second hardest. (Which surprised me quite a bit – I thought it was going to be a lot easier than it turned out to be.) The following are my thoughts from my personal experience with April’s challenge, Disconnecting (to Reconnect). What if ‘to hustle’ meant to pause and smell the flowers?   I have shared my opinions regarding social media on EG a few times before, specifically in…

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12 Months of Bliss, April: Disconnecting (to Reconnect)

April 4, 2016

Happy Monday!! I want to first thank everyone who has been taking part in this year-long journey-to-bliss with me! Can you believe we are almost done?! Seriously crazy, I can’t believe it’s almost been a year. I’m very much looking forward to a 12 Months of Bliss recap in June – I’m planning on having a big linkup where everyone can link up their most favorite challenge/recap from the year, and I’ll have a few other fun surprises to share with you too.…

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Twelve Months of Bliss – March Recap & Linkup

March 30, 2016

“I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit nature, and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.” -E.B. White I have some confessions I’ve decided to share with you all as I begin this March Twelve Months of Bliss recap of mine… are you ready? Because I’m about to get like really real up in here. Confession #1: Christian and I have lived in our…

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12 Months of Bliss, March: Don’t Wait.

March 1, 2016

MARCH 2016: Don’t Wait. “There are no passengers on spaceship earth. We are all crew.” — Marshall McLuhan Challenge: Get outside. Spend time in nature, connect with it. And then, take action to care for it. Here are just a few ideas of things you can do this month – plant flowers, plant a tree, spend an afternoon picking up trash around your neighborhood, set up a recycling bin/station at your home, grab a friend and take a walk during your…

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Twelve Months of Bliss – Feb. Recap & Linkup

February 24, 2016

Hi, all! How is everyone?? These past couple weeks have been incredible to focus on writing my novel, but it’s also been really strange to not come to this space every day – especially on Mondays. I miss you guys for sure! I’ll be sharing a novel update and currently post in the near future but for today, let’s talk about this month’s Twelve Months of Bliss challenge: for the month of February, choose kindness over gossip within your social circles and…

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12 Months of Bliss, Feb.: Sharing Kindness Over Negativity.

February 3, 2016

Well, I’m going to preface this post by saying that I think this month’s challenge is one of the most challenging. In fact, it might be hard to read and difficult to accept that we might fit into any part of it. However, I think it’s also one of the most important challenges in this Twelve Months of Bliss journey. I believe that it’s so powerful, it could completely change our world. So, deep breaths. Let’s WORK HARD, together, at this month’s challenge, ok? FEBRUARY 2016:…

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Twelve Months of Bliss – Jan. Recap & Linkup

January 27, 2016
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You know, it’s funny sometimes how you can start out with a goal, thinking the end result will be one thing and having a pretty good idea of how you’re going to get to it, and then the whole thing takes you on an entirely different journey altogether, however you still somehow find yourself at your ultimate goal. If you’ll remember, my goal this month was to get up early each morning in attempt to get more done during the day.…

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Twelve Months of Bliss, Jan.: Own It.

January 4, 2016

Alright, confession time. Did anyone else sleep ALL weekend?? You guys- other than church yesterday morning (and catching the Colts game in the afternoon), I literally slept all weekend. I’m talking like 16 hours on Saturday. I’d like to blame it on the new flannel sheets I put on our bed but really I think it’s because I loooove to sleep and also BECAUSE I’M OLD AND CHRISTMAS ABOUT DID ME IN. I suppose a full week of partying with family and…

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