Flowers, Gardening, Home, Spring, Vegetable Garden

Spring Has Sprung

It’s a cold, misty day here in Chicago and as much as I would like to lay around and be lazy I am doing a little spring cleaning.  I figure better to do it on a day like this then on the sunny breezy days that are hopefully ahead of us. It’s always such a… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung

Brunch, chicago winter, Cozy Home, End of Hibernation Months, Home

Brunch in Chicago

It’s Friday night and we finally saw the sun here in Chicago today.  Even though it was only 40 degrees it was beautiful - it was so good to soak up a little Vitamin D! It has been so dark and gloomy here this winter it makes staying home and getting cozy the only thing… Continue reading Brunch in Chicago

Cozy Home, Healthy Lifestyle, Home, Pampering, Self Care, Yoga

Mindfulness

Mindfulness.  What does that mean? Here is the definition: “a mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one's feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations, used as a therapeutic technique.” I have been working on being mindful lately.  It is not an easy task as i am used… Continue reading Mindfulness

Cozy Home, Gardening, Home, House Plants

Benefits of HousePlants

I love to garden and the planting season in the spring.  I love when everything starts to bloom - What a wonderful time of year.  This year to continue my love of gardening i have added 2 houseplants to my decor.    Growing up i watched my mom take care of her house plants.  She… Continue reading Benefits of HousePlants