2019 galentine's day gifts for $30 and under

2019 galentine's day gifts for $30 and under

All hail Parks & Rec, the most amazing TV series that invented the most amazing unofficial holiday, Galentine’s Day. Thanks to the incredible Leslie Knope, we can celebrate Galentine’s Day every February 13th. I love Galentine’s Day, because it celebrates our female friendships and gives us and opportunity to gush over our girl friends. What’s not to love?

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A Little Paint, Big Impact | Navy Blue Accent Wall

A Little Paint, Big Impact | Navy Blue Accent Wall

I’ve got the midweek blues, in more ways than one! If you’ve been following along on Instagram, you know I had quite the time painting ONE navy blue wall in our bedroom last weekend. Long story short -I didn’t get enough paint, it took me way longer than I anticipated, and I went over budget. I’m happy to report that it ended up worth all the drama, because I am OBSESSED with my navy blue accent wall.

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The Life-Changing Fab Four Smoothie

The Life-Changing Fab Four Smoothie

I discovered Kelly Leveque’s book Body Love. I wish I could hug her because this book has really educated me and transformed the way I eat. If you are tired of feeling tired or ready to lose some extra pounds, Kelly’s approach will help you. She explains the science behind it all and blends it with a much less rigid approach than most “diets”. Her approach is really a lifestyle shift, not a diet, because it is sustainable and you don’t feel deprived. I could go on and on about this, but I don’t want to spoil it for you. Get the book!

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free printable monthly budget worksheet

free printable monthly budget worksheet

I’ve been pretty candid in the past about not always being so great with my money. Budget was basically a four-letter word in my early twenties. Now, it’s my favorite thing to do! Seriously. I obsess over the budget and it’s been life-changing. I am sooo close to being out of consumer debt. In fact, I will be done with credit card debt FOREVER before my next birthday (yippee!). Five years ago, I read Dave Ramsey’s Total Money Makeover and it really opened my eyes. While I don’t follow his method to a T, I’ve been doing a monthly budget ever since.

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