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Happy Weekend: 10 Links I Love

January 30, 2015

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Weeeeeeekend! Man, I do love Fridays. Though weekends aren’t quite what they were before we had a baby, I sure do love when Brian is home. He’s the best. This weekend my mother in law is visiting us, which will be so wonderful for Jack! We haven’t seen her in several month, so it’ll of course be a nice treat for us, too, as we catch up with her and get some quality time together.

What about you? Any Super Bowl plans? (I always watch it, but mainly just for the commercials!) Now, some favorite links from the week…

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February Book Club: The Body Book

January 29, 2015

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February is usually a time when we let go of our healthy resolutions in favor of the couch, Netflix and Valentine’s Day chocolates. While I am definitely all for those things being part of life (case in point), I think balance is really where it’s at. And since balance and wellness are two things I care a lot about in my life, I’ve been dying to read Cameron Diaz’s The Body Book: The Law of Hunger, the Science of Strength, and Other Ways to Love Your Amazing Body.

Here’s are a few snippets from the beginning of the book that made me totally excited to choose this as our February read:

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Minimalism // Month 1

January 28, 2015

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As this month is winding down, I’m reflecting on my word for the year—minimalism—and how it’s applied so far. This month, it’s been especially noticeable in two areas: my closet and my social calendar.

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How To Squeeze More Reading Into Your Life

January 26, 2015

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I love to read, but have always struggled to create time for it. Whether it’s work or chores or social obligations, reading usually gets pushed to the bottom of the priority list. Anyone else?

If you find yourself in the same boat, this post is for you. Below are four simple ways to squeeze more reading into your busy schedule…

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Happy Weekend: 10 Links I Love

January 23, 2015

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Wow…where did the week go? Apologies for the radio silence over here. I’ve been so caught up with Jack and my mama role that I clearly let things slide a little. Thankfully it’s not the other way around, right? ;)

While I haven’t done a ton of blogging, I have done a ton of reading while Jack sleeps—here are 10 favorite links from the week…

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