7 Ways to Be More Productive + Free Printable

7 Ways to Be More Productive + Free Printable

Do you ever look at your list of things to do, feel overwhelmed by said list, and just shut down to the point of unproductive paralysis?? No? Just me? K, cool. Sometimes I’m plagued with this feeling, specifically after this last year since building a business from scratch. Today on LtL I’m sharing 7 ways I’ve found to be more productive for the everyday busy schedules. I’ve also thrown in a FREE calendar printable to get your 2019 started off riiiight. Continue reading “7 Ways to Be More Productive + Free Printable”

Practicing Self Love At Every Age

Practicing Self Love At Every Age

One thing I’ve realized over the years is that confidence is not age specific. Some acquire this great life skill at an early age, while others gain self love with age and experiences. Personally, I would say I fit into the latter of the two. What does practicing self love at every age look like? What does it feel like? And how does one go about even doing that. The simplest of answers is, you just choose to. You choose to show yourself kindness, love, grace, but most of all, you choose you. Continue reading “Practicing Self Love At Every Age”

Getting Your Toddler To Eat Their Vegetables

Getting Your Toddler To Eat Their Vegetables

Picture this: You spend multiple hours a week making lists, shopping, prepping, cooking and gathering just for a few moments each day to sit around the table. The hope: everyone loves eats what you’ve made whilst sharing their day and enjoying one another’s company. The reality: your toddler eats first because you know they won’t eat what you’ve made and you’re not in the mood to deal with a battle over menu options (again), so you throw together some less than nutritional meal because you know he’ll eat it. Let’s be honest, as long as they’re eating amiright?! Your husband sits down with you, eats the meal prepared for the family, you enjoy his company and adjust your family-togetherness expectations accordingly. Insert today’s post on getting your toddler to eat their vegetables. Or in my world, anything other than a hotdog. Continue reading “Getting Your Toddler To Eat Their Vegetables”

Brooks Turns 4!

Brooks Turns 4!

“Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” Our sweet Brooks turned 4 last week! It seems with each year the birthdays get sweeter. Maybe it’s because each year we see more and more of a glimpse into the little man Brooks is becoming. His strong-willed spirit, sweetness, sass and ability to never meet a stranger has my heart more and more every day. Continue reading “Brooks Turns 4!”

I Don’t Have It All Together and Neither Should You

I Don’t Have It All Together and Neither Should You

Today I don’t have it all together. I didn’t yesterday and I won’t tomorrow. Who says we have to have it all together? No really, who started that unrealistic expectation that clouds our mind and our potential on a daily basis? It’s a lie. A deceitful seed that was planted at some point years ago within ourselves that quite frankly, I’m over. There’s a beautiful balance between drive to be our best and contentment with where we are in life. And just like life, there is no end destination to this perfect state of balance, rather an ebb and flow of successful days, grace-filled days, and bare-minimum days; and in my opinion all are enough and so are we. Continue reading “I Don’t Have It All Together and Neither Should You”