Emotional Baggage · health & wellness

When Self-Help Books Don’t Help

I believe in transparency, especially now with the various filters we put on our life via social feeds. And when it comes to the modern woman, we are the masters of putting on a happy face no matter what the circumstance. It’s what we do as women – soldier on. No matter what the situation,… Continue reading When Self-Help Books Don’t Help

health & wellness · Household Hints

5 Ways to Lead a Slower Life

Circling round the internet, soft at first but now a tad louder, is the idea of slow living. Our society as a whole has been moving quite quickly over the years with our fast food, fast careers, fast communication and overall fast everything. I fully believe many of us are experiencing burnout after all this… Continue reading 5 Ways to Lead a Slower Life

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Changing your definition of “self-care” and “working out”

I no longer subscribe to the idea of New Year’s resolutions, as I believe every day is an opportunity to start fresh. The year 2017 is ripe with opportunities for us ladies to care for ourselves. This obsession we’ve adopted of sprinting around our day on empty is no longer doable, in fact, I’m burned… Continue reading Changing your definition of “self-care” and “working out”

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The Modern Domestic Woman GIVEAWAY!

I LOVE giving presents so in celebration of my new column, The Modern Domestic Woman with the Kane County Chronicle, I am gifting one person a housewarming basket full of goodies from my favorite local shops and establishments. From December 14 – December 20 leave a comment below answering this question: What is the best… Continue reading The Modern Domestic Woman GIVEAWAY!