Learning About Boundaries: Your Garden

Learning About Boundaries: Your Garden

Your life is a garden, and you choose who goes through the gate. Imagine your garden is a circle. You are in the middle, the gardener, and there are rings of different crops or plants surrounding you, the most favored being closer to you. On the very edge of your garden, there is a cute fence, keeping out all of the things you don't want in your amazing garden that you take care of. Think of it as Plants VS Zombies.

Top Kid/Preteen Shows on Netflix; Written by One! 

This week I'm handing the blog post over to my little sister (11), to share her favorite TV shows to watch on Netflix. The next time your kids are super bored, or you're having a hard time babysitting, flip one of these bad boys on. She rates each of these 10/10, would recommend.

10 Easy Things that will Make Somebody Feel Appreciated

Make Them a DJ Khaled Style Compliment Letter  Buy Them Their Favorite Drink on your Next Solo Coffee Run   Write a Note or a Letter Telling Them Why you Appreciate Them     I attached this to my boyfriend's favorite drink from Starbucks (#2 and #3 combined!) Ask them if they need anything at the store (it says, [...]

How to Utilize the “Growth Mindset” to Get Better Grades, Become a Better Teacher, and Efficiently Criticize

Hey everyone, I don't know if you all have heard of the phenomenon of the "Growth Mindset" by Carol Dweck,  but it's basically a how-to in changing your words and mentality to become more successful in life. I plan to use this "Growth Mindset" approach in my tutoring and self-criticism.  Before you decide this is [...]

Sweet & Simple Family Valentines 

 Valentine's Day is not just about your significant other, but rather about everybody that you love, including your family.  Today I am sharing the Valentines I made this year for my family.  I printed (free)  prints from We Lived Happily Ever After and customized them with my own personal message.      It's sweet & simple.  [...]

Ways I Keep Myself From Breaking Down (Even in the Worst Situations)

First off , I'm not going to go on some monotonous rant about positivity that you've read/heard 8,000,000 times. I know how difficult it is to stay positive when you feel completely, utterly, indescribably horrible. I personally struggle with depression and a roller-coaster of a life so trust me- I understand, and these are some things [...]

Things Your Brother May Have That You Should Borrow

My little brother has great... I guess... "guy beauty supplies"? I personally love how guy products smell and would rather use them over "girly smelling" products any day- I guess it's preference. In this post I'll be sharing with you a few things that my brother has that are definitely worth buying. (This is not a sponsored [...]