40 Things to Smile about Today

Sometimes, life is easier, sweeter, and better just because we notice what makes us smile.  As I prepare to enjoy this lovely Sunday, I let my mind roam to the simple things that make me feel good.  Here’s to a peaceful, happy spirit!  1. Day dreaming – In my...

Perseverance vs Endurance

Tonight, while I was supposed to be doing something else, I gave in to the spirit of procrastination and watched The Great Debaters movie for the first time.  I know I’m a few years late!  I love Denzel (isn’t he handsome!) and Forrest Whitaker (he can certainly play...

9 Skincare Essentials For Your Backpack

If you’re an outdoorsy kind of person, these tips can be used for more activities than hiking! Just because we hike, it doesn’t mean that we don’t care about our skin (or our appearance).  We don’t accept sunburn and welts from bug bites as par...