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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How to Make this Sugar Cookie Lip Scrub

I have to pay special attention to my lips during the winter. The air get’s so dry and cold and then when you add hot drinks to that, they can get seriously chapped. Lips scrubs are one of the top ways I keep my lips soft and chap-free and this one brings back so delicious holiday memories.

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I’m Moving to YouTube Starting January 1st!

Hey everyone! I’ve been keeping a BIG SECRET and I’m so excited to tell you more about it! I’ve been considering this for a while and with a lot of research and thinking I’ve decided to commit to starting a YouTube channel that is going to feature a lot of fun things I wouldn’t normally be able to put on my blog!

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Mani and Me Zodiac Nail Box!

Long winter nights mean a lot of time for stargazing! This is something that our ancestors have done since the beginning of time. I remember a few times where I’d be outside with my mother and she would point out the Big Dipper, or Orion’s belt. If you’re still fascinated by the constellations like me, you’re going to love this month’s Maniology box!

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Slow Cooker Thai Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup

I don’t know about you but with so much going on for the holidays I’m always happy to find a slow cooker recipe that I can make in the morning and it’s ready in the evening. That gives me time to wrap gifts, send Christmas cards, watch Christmas movies, and do some last-minute shopping. Also, who doesn’t like soup during cold winter days?

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How Meditation has Changed My Life

What would you do if I told you that sitting between 10-20 minutes with your eyes shut and breathing could make you able to handle problems faster, be worried and stressed less, be less angry, make you smarter, and able to understand what you really want out of life? That’s what this post is all about. As a skeptic, I wasn’t sure how meditation could help me with my problems. It seemed too simple, but now I meditate most days first thing in the morning. I hope to explain what my experience has been and how it’s changed my life for the better.

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How to Make this Festive Lucky Stars Ornament

Are you looking for something to give your friends and family this year to hang on their tree? Or perhaps you have little ones you want to keep busy and calm during this holiday season? If so, then you need to try this craft. It’s super easy, something you can do while watching a holiday special, and cheap to make. It’s so cute and special looking I just had to write a post about it.

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