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Now Live: Fall Feeling Blog Party

Welcome to Scale it Simple’s first ever blog party! 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? So grab your favorite hot beverage and let’s do this! The rules are simple. 1. Choose one of your favorite blog posts from your own blog, any and all kinds of posts are welcome. (Anything untasteful or inappropriate will be removed.) You can share up to three links. Wait some time in between your posts for…

Life Updates: Vol.II

Hello, friends! I have decided to do a little life update post to check in with you lovely readers and share some of what has been going on with me lately. Why? Well because why not? Anyway, seeing how this year is kinda almost sorta over, I thought it would be a good time to check in with everyone on my progress of some goals, let you know what is coming up for Scale it Simple and tell you what else is new in my extremely interesting life. Thanks for stopping by.   Reading Goals… For those of you…

5 Quotes to Help Enhance your Spirit

Good day, beautiful people. I am having one of those days. One of those days where not even an awesome cup of coffee or the prospect of hopping right into my jammies after work will save me from my grumpy self. Ok well, the prospect of jammies is kind of comforting, I’m not going to lie. Either way, on a day like today, I am in need of a change of spirit. So I have compiled together some quotes that speak to me in different ways, inspire, motivate, encourage. Because… everyone loves a good quote! So if…

Invite: Fall Feeling Blog Party

Yay! You have been invited to Scale it Simple’s first ever Fall Feeling blog party! 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…

Your Fall Self Love List

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer. – Helen Hunt Jackson   Fall is the season of harvest. It is known to be a time of change and endings, a time of ultimate growth. A time to reap what is sowed. The list goes on. All over the world cultures have rituals surrounding this magnetic time of year. Endings and beginnings have often been celebrated. In my own personal life fall always seems to be the time for new beginnings and a great deal…

7 Tips to Overcome Blogging Writer’s Block

If you are a blogger or writer of any kind then you undoubtedly have had your fair share of frustrating moments in front of your computer or notebook. Moments when your mind forms lifeless and dull ideas, your brain is blank and you just can’t seem to focus on anything but the fuzzy thoughts filling your head. This, my friends, is called writer’s block. It can last for hours, days, weeks, months… forever. When I first started writing on a more full-time basis I thought that writer’s block was something that affected…

10 Reasons your Blog Idea Matters

I want to start a blog but I don’t know what to write. I want to start a blog but I am afraid no one will read it. I want to start a blog but I don’t have a niche. I want to start a blog but I am afraid it will seem stupid. I have a blog but I am feeling a little insecure. These are just a  few of the doubts I have heard from potential bloggers and current bloggers lately. Fear. I was and am sometimes one of those people, I think we…

Searching for Happiness – The Benefits of Honesty

What is it about honesty that brings me so much joy? I feel so safe and reassured in the arms of honest words. Well, you know… if words had arms or whatever. For many it is the opposite, happiness grows from blindness, from dishonesty, from “what I don’t know can’t hurt me.” I guess there is truth in that also. What you don’t know can’t hurt you… yet. But it can hurt you eventually. When you shield yourself from honesty and keep things from yourself and those you…

Bloggers Wanted!

Hello, dear blogging pals! So unless you have been living under a rock or in some fancy cave you have no doubt heard of PINTEREST! Yes, that’s right Pinterest. It’s time to get out there people, it is time for all of us to join this big Pinterest world together! As an avid Pinterester I have been using this for years for my own personal use, but now the winds of change are a blowing and I feel like it’s time to branch out there. So… I created a Pinterest board, Blogging Pals…

A Step by Step Guide to Beginning Searching for Happiness

So you have decided to make your happiness a top priority in your life. Good for you! It’s about time really. If you are beginning this journey like many have before you then I applaud your bravery. Don’t worry I don’t think you’re selfish, ignorant or living with your head in the clouds. I see you as my equal. A fellow happiness searcher. An adventurer of the soul. This is not a quick fix. If you are looking for your life to be filled with nothing but happiness and joy then perhaps…