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The Calm Before the Storm – Proactive Stress Relief

There are phases which are extra tough and push us in ways we never thought was possible. It could be a new job that is at a higher skill level, becoming a parent or moving to a new country. Looking at these changes and not get overwhelmed is hard. Choosing to look at life’s challenges as opportunities and push them to thrive can make us stronger. I believe life’s challenges can bring out the best in us. Being aware and taking care of our mind and body can make a huge difference in energy levels and…

Who is this Person? Self Love & Dating

  A few weeks after I locked the door on my husband for the last time, I went out with friends to a bar. After twelve years in a relationship, I had no intention of dating anyone for a very long time.  I wanted only a nice night out, away from all the worries of filing for divorce and the hard conversations I knew were coming. I don’t even know if he came up to me, or I to him. But I remember he wore a soft, white turtleneck sweater, and he spoke with the most glorious accent. His…

Now Live: Fall Feelings Blogging Party

Welcome to Scale it Simple’s annual Fall Feeling Blogging Party! To me, fall is such an inspirational time for blogging. And there is no better way for me to get into the creative spirit than by throwing a blog party! There is simply nothing better than writing, reading, and connecting. If you agree then this is the place for you! So grab your favorite steamy beverage, turn on a festive flick and let’s get this party started! The rules are simple. 1. Choose one of your favorite blog posts from your own blog. Any and all kinds of…

Your Invite: Fall Feelings Blogging Party

You have been invited to Scale it Simple’s Fall Feelings Blog Party! Yay! What better way to embrace the beautiful and cozy feelings of fall than to bundle up with your favorite fuzzy blanket, read some awesome blog posts and meet new blogging friends? This blogging party will be an opportunity for you to share your blog posts with a larger community. And connect with like-minded creative people! There is no theme for this blogging party, all posts are welcome as long as they are tasteful and the content is appropriate! Fashion, crafts, lifestyle, fiction, beauty, recipes, blogging…

Now Live: Friday Follow Blog Party

Welcome to Scale it Simple’s Friday Follow Blog Party! If you have been looking for the perfect way to start the weekend off right then you are in the right place! So grab the bevy of your choice and let’s get all snuggled up and connected… shall we? The rules are simple. 1. Follow the host’s social media accounts listed below. (Hey, that’s me!)  2. Paste up to 3 links to your own social media accounts that you wish to be followed, or your blog into the comment section below. 3. Share…

Your Invite: Friday Follow Blog Party

You have been invited to Scale it Simple’s Friday Follow Blog Party! This blog party is going to be a bit different from the shindigs of the past. I know we all work hard not just on our blogs but on our social media networks as well. So I thought it would be a cool idea for us to spend a day connecting and sharing on those outlets along with our blogs. What do you think? This blogging party will be an opportunity for you to share your various social media accounts and blog with a larger community and…

Searching for Happiness – Part 3: Healthy Relationships

Welcome back, and to part three of this new series. Today I will be talking about healthy relationships. Because basically, I am an expert on those matters. Kidding. I am but a normal gal who is trying to find what works. So I wrote out this master list, a nonexpert normal person list about how to have healthy relationships. I hope you can find some honest and useful takeaways from this post. Cheers! Make date night a priority: Even if you can only squeeze it in once a month, it is important to spend quality time with your sweetums. Check…

Your Invite – Spring Blog Party

You have been invited to Scale it Simple’s Spring Blog Party! What better way to spend your Easter Sunday than by chilling out, eating chocolate and avoiding family commitments by reading some awesome blog posts and meeting new blogging buddies? This blogging party will be an opportunity for you to share your blog posts with a larger community and connect with like-minded creative people! There is no theme for this blogging party, all posts are welcome as long as they are tasteful and the content is appropriate! Fashion, crafts, lifestyle, fiction, goals, recipes, activities, tips, you name it…

Featured Friday

Happy Friday lovelies, and welcome to Featured Friday! I have an announcement today that has everything to do with you, my blogging pals! I am inviting you all to take part in a new project of mine called…. Featured Friday’s! Maybe you guessed by the title of the blog, but allow me to explain further. What is Featured Friday? Every Friday I will be sharing a post on my  Facebook page by one of you lovely bloggers. How do you become featured? Follow my facebook page. I am looking for lifestyle, travel, motivational, inspirational, health, fitness, or…

Now Live: Be Mine Blog Party

Welcome to Scale it Simple’s Be Mine Blog Party! If you are looking for a supportive, creative and entertaining Valentines day date, then you have come to the right place today! What better way to celebrate the energetic and over the top day of love which is Valentine’s day than to read some awesome blog posts and meet some new blogging friends? The rules are simple. 1. Choose one of your favorite blog posts from your own blog. Any and all kinds of posts are welcome but something a little love dovey is especially welcome today. (Untasteful…