Monthly Archives: June 2014

Minimalist Monday: Step Away from the Internet

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How long do you spend on the Internet each day? I propose a challenge. The next time you want to browse social media sites or waste time watching YouTube videos, you turn off your computer and read one page of a book instead. Or turn off your computer and write one page instead. Or you turn off your computer and go outside for that amount of time.

So often I feel tied to my computer. Partly because it is how I make my money, and partly because I use it to fill up time.

I found that, whenever I turn off my computer, I feel happier. I’ve heard that the worst time to use the computer or T.V. is right before bed. Practice turning your T.V., your computer, and your cell phone at least two hours before bed.
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Fun Friday: Make a Literary Journal

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As a kid, I loved making little journals or books, and I wanted to share this fun activity with you.

Materials:
• Cardboard
• Paper (textured paper is fine)
• Staples (or needle and thread)
• Decorations (buttons, glitter, glue, old magazines)
• Pens and Pencils

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Pinterest Thursday: Nail Polish Designs

Because I used to bite my nails, it was always very difficult to properly paint my nails. Now that I’ve let my nails grow, I wanted to do a post about cool nail polish and nail sticker designs. Let me know what your favorites are!

Polka Dots

These polka dots in varying colors are so cute.


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Wow Wednesday: Even More Easy Workouts

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I love to focus on easy workouts because I dislike having to think a lot about working out. I have talked about easy workouts before, and I want to add some more workouts to the list. This time, I wanted to incorporate weights.

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Recipe Tuesday: Homemade Nut Butter

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I love nut butter because it’s really easy to make and it tastes delicious on almost everything. First, I want to break down how to make your own nut butter at home and then I’ll give you a few ways I love to eat nut butter.

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