Reflections of this Year and Goals for 2021

When I started this year intending to post three times a week, I had NO IDEA how wild this year would become. When Covid hit, I had a moment of fear, not just about the pandemic, which is scary all by itself, but wondering what I would blog about. Plans for parties and travel went out of the window! I didn’t think I’d be able to really complete this year and accomplish my goals of weight loss, blogging more frequently, and building a happier home. Still, as we near the end of this year and stand on the edge of the next, I’m proud of what I’ve accomplished, and I can’t wait to tell you about the plans I have for next year!

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Five Fabulous Finds for December

This is the last Five Fabulous Finds of the Year!!!! You made it!!! Like previous posts, these are five articles I found either informative or really inspiring. Considering we’re coming up on the new year, I decided to list a few articles that would be goal inspiring. I also have some information about how this blog will evolve into something really amazing in 2021, and I hope it excites you! HINT: Number 3 is my announcement!

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Christmas Morning Sugar Cookie Martinis

Merry Christmas!!! What a wild Christmas season. If you’re looking to unwind, but not quite ready to wrap up the Christmas season, this drink might be just what you need. It tastes just like a delicious sugar cookie! Next year you might find yourself leaving one of these out for Santa instead of the usual cookies and milk fair, and I bet that will instantly put you on the nice list!

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8 Things You Can Do about S.A.D.

Right after Christmas and New Years S.A.D. usually sets in for me. It’s usually when the sky is grey and it’s cold out and there are no leaves on the trees. I just have this feeling that the world will never be warm again. It’s a bit dramatic, but it can also be the symptoms of Seasonal Depressive Disorder, and there’s a lot you can do about it!

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