Hi everyone! What a month September has been, am I right?!

  • Everyone is officially back to school
  • The unofficial end of summer aka. Labor Day
  • Hurricane Florence hitting North Carolina but affecting South Carolina and Virginia {and word is the remnants are possibly coming back around for a re-run)
  • Fall is officially here (YES! My FAVE season)
  • My dad had an earlier wreck in the month (see week 2 of the gratitude lists for the pic)
  • I’m still learning in my additional role at work

Needless to say,

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It’s November and I’m sure you’re seeing a lot of “being grateful” posts. Gratitude is a big thing! It may seem so small and trivial, but being in that mindset takes time to become a habit. It simply doesn’t happen over night!

One of my blogging BFFs, Wendy over The Gratefulist, totally has it down and her recent emails have been totally inspiring! Check out her 2 recent  posts about 6 mistakes you might be making while practicing gratitude (and how to avoid them) and  6 alternatives to writing a gratitude list (for when gratitude is not just your thing).

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Hello again everyone!  I’ve never double posted in one day but I just HAVE to share something amazing and incredible.

You might remember seeing #theimperfectboss back in May of this year. What an IMPRESSIVE and FREEING experience! May 2016 should have broke the internet! Ashley Beaudin, founder of Fire + Wind Co. and The Imperfect Boss, hosted a 3 challenge of letting your imperfections take on a new light. Over the course of THREE DAYS, #theimperfectboss took a life of its own.
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Hello my lovelies. I hope that you haven’t missed me too much and that the crickets were able to serenade you during my absence. The entire month of July was just SO, SO, SO busy. Here’s a short run down:

  • 4th of july – ended up getting burnt out (no pun intended) + rain= not much going on
  • 5 birthdays, 1 anniversary
  • Got babe’s car fixed whoo hoo!

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Creative spark?
“That light’s gone out!”

“I don’t have time to make dinner let alone anything else!”

“I don’t know how to [insert craft.]”

“I just don’t have the money for supplies for what I want to do/create!”

 

Sound familiar? I totally get it.

Just this month alone…

  • 4 birthdays
  • bad storms almost every afternoon
  • I’ve been having bad headaches
  • QA (Quality Assurance) inspector prep work + they came into work this Sunday/Monday (I work at a hotel,

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