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30 Day Self Care Challenge

Self-care can be difficult to get into the habit of doing for ourselves. It is a sad truth. We would rather tackle a laundry list of items for our households, work, and family before we even begin thinking about taking time for ourselves. What is the deal with that? It takes more than one special moment or one day to cultivate the real love within you that you may have been neglecting from yourself. This is why I created this 30-day self-care challenge. If you are like me then perhaps you need to challenge yourself in order…

Summer 2017 Bucket List – Update

Happy August all! Last month I posted a list of my summer bucket list and I thought I would update you all on how my summer has been going so far. The weather has been so beautiful this year, which means there have been lots of things to do and enjoy. I can’t wait to see what else the summer has in store for me. Go swimming outdoors Work out 3 times a week Catch up on my reading goals Stick with my publishing schedule Take some holidays Go canoeing Have a campfire on a beach Go whale…

Summer 2017 Bucket List

Happy Summer 2017 everyone! Summer is without a doubt my favorite season of the year. Newfoundland is absolutely beautiful in the summer and the sunshine and longer days do wonders for my soul. This summer my plans are simple, I want to stay home and enjoy the little things. So to make the most of it I have created a list of goals/a bucket list for the summer to replace my normal monthly goals posts. I will update you on my progress at the beginning of August and September. I hope my little bucket list sends some…

The Book Lovers Tag

Hello, everyone! I have been seeing this tag post pop up everywhere lately and I thought I would give it a go. Why you may ask? Well because if there is one thing I like almost as much as reading it’s writing. So why not write about reading. You feel me?   Do you have a specific place for reading? My favorite place to read is in the cabin, with little distraction I can read a book in one weekend if it is chilly outside. So peaceful. Bookmarks or random pieces of paper? Bookmarks.  I have a few books…

Get to Know me Tag

I want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who sent me questions last week for this post. I was so shocked by the response and I am beyond excited to get answering these interesting, entertaining and thought-provoking questions. Are you ready to learn more about me? Buckle up… this is going to be a long one. About Writing How did you start Scale it Simple/your blog? I first thought about what kind of blog I wanted to create. After deciding I wasn’t really in it for the money I settled on a free…

16 Reasons to Travel Belgium

It has been a year since my trip to Belgium. (starts crying hysterically) Anyway moving along… As a travel obsessed blogger, I thought why not write yet another post about how much I loved this little country? What can I say I am feeling kind of nostalgic over here! 1. The Architecture Belgium was once one of the most powerful regions in Europe. You may be surprised when you travel through the country to see palaces, churches and other buildings with intricate details and amazingly preserved beauty. Dutch homes are freaking magical. In places such as Ghent and Bruges…

Ask me Anything

Hello, everyone! I have been on the search for the perfect tag to share with you all a little more about me. A few questions that would help connect us and allow you to get to now me better. You know, something fun or whatever. The problem is, I couldn’t find anything I liked (I can be a little indecisive). Not only did I spend the better part of an hour unsuccessfully searching for the perfect tag, it also dawned on me that I have no idea what you guys would actually want to know about me. Especially…

Now Live – Spring Blog Party

Welcome to Scale it Simple’s Spring Blog Party! If you have been looking for the perfect way to spend a low-key Easter Sunday then you are in the right place! What better way to spend some downtime than by meeting fellow bloggers, eating chocolate, drinking tea and reading some awesome blog posts? The rules are simple. 1. Choose one of your favorite blog posts from your own blog. Any and all kinds of posts are welcome.(Untasteful or inappropriate posts will be removed.) You can share up to three links. Wait some time in between your posts for…

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…

Your Invite: Be Mine Blog Party

You have been invited to Scale it Simple’s Be Mine Blog Party! To celebrate reaching 2000 followers I want to invite you all to be my Valentines date this year! You won’t be disappointed. 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? No need to worry, you won’t need any boxes of chocolates, flowers or heart-shaped cards to join this blogging party.  This blogging party will be an opportunity…