Explore Discover Dream

Explore Discover Dream

Explore Discover Dream is my current plan! This will be me for the next two weeks!  Just a girl in a hat set out to see the world!  Well of course Mr. Hat will be following along carrying all those hat boxes!  With a quick day stop over in London to have tea with The Queen, our flight ends in Rome where we will be traveling for the first week seeing every thing that there is to possibly see in {Read More}

sig

Beginner’s Guide To Running

woman running on nature trail sunny day blue sky and jumping athlete

So you think you might want to try running?  Here is a simple Beginner’s Guide To Running to help get you started.  Remember that time or two or four, when I ran a half marathon?  If I can do it then anyone can! Here is what you need to do: Beginner’s Guide To Running So you want to start running? Congratulations! Running is a great way to be active that doesn’t require much equipment. Anyone can hit the pavement and {Read More}

sig

Benefits of Lavender

Benefits of Lavender

Do you know the Benefits of Lavender and how to use it in your life?  Today I’m sharing some of the Benefits of Lavender + some of my favorite DIY Lavender Recipes. Here are some of my favorite facts.  Lavender has been used for hundreds – if not thousands – of years, and is one of the safest oils to use. It’s non-toxic, non-irritating, and safe for all skin types. Lavender stimulates the growth of new cells, while killing bacteria. {Read More}

sig

The Ultimate Healthy Week Meal Plan

The Ultimate Healthy Week Meal Plan

The Ultimate Healthy Week Meal Plan can be a lifesaver!   It’s the perfect thing when you have a busy week but you want to still try to eat healthy.   Instead of grabbing something bad for you this list will have everything in one place for a quick reference.  Eating fresh homemade food is so much better than grabbing something from a convenience store.  What you put in your body is just as important as how you are exercising {Read More}

sig

Apple Pie Play Dough

Apple Pie Play Dough

What is as American as apple pie?  I think playing with this Apple Pie Play Dough just might be. September always has me finding new ways to use apples and this project is no exception.  Do you love apple everything like I do?  Do you like making things yourself the natural way instead of always running out and buying them?  One of my favorite things to play with is play dough.  I loved creating with it as a child and {Read More}

sig

Upcycled Suitcase Table

Upcycled Suitcase Table

I am so excited to share with you the most AWESOME Upcycled Suitcase Table that I’ve ever seen, even though I might be a bit biased!  I have a crafty friend who helped me with this oh so adorable creation and I knew you guys would love seeing just how easy it is to make one for yourself. DIY Easy Upcycled  Suitcase Table Next time you run across an old suitcase, think outside the box and how it can function {Read More}

sig

Mason Jar Lid Jewelry Dish

Mason Jar Lid Jewelry Dish

I have a quick and fun craft that anyone can make.  It’s a  Mason Jar Lid Jewelry Dish!  Now you know what I did with those lids from the Mason Jars that I recently painted. Is this not the cutest little thing ever?  It’s so simple to make too so let me show you how.   You can even upcycle an old lid from your pantry, use leftover scrap paper or wrapping paper so you don’t have to spend  money making {Read More}

sig

Pumpkin Granola Bars

Pumpkin Granola Bars

It’s true, I’m a pumpkin lover.  I recently made the best Pumpkin Granola Bars!  I’m sharing my recipe today to show just how easy it is to make your own. I love anything pumpkin, so when I was thinking of new treats to make to take hiking, I decided to give it a pumpkin pie flavored twist.  Here is how you can do it too. Pumpkin Granola Bars Ingredients – 3 C. rolled oats 1 ½ C. raisins 1 C. {Read More}

sig

Tips For Working Out At Home

Beautiful Young Woman Exercising At Home With Dumbbells

Do you work out?  I have 6 Tips For Working Out At Home that can help you get on your way to healthier living.  I love staying active!  I really want to share my happiness and success with you and help you if I can. You’ve heard all the experts saying that a great way to keep your metabolism working its best is by lifting weights of some sort.  Muscle burns many more calories than fat, even when you are {Read More}

sig

Banana Bread

Banana Bread

What do you do with your old bananas?  If you’re like me you have a few left over every week even after eating them every day.  This is the perfect excuse to make Banana Bread!  Yum!  It’s so easy that it really doesn’t take much time and effort.  I’ll share my simple recipe with you so you can make some today. RECIPE FOR BANANA BREAD You will need: 3 bananas mashed, ripe ones are better 1/2 cup of butter, softened {Read More}

sig