simplify your week

9 Small Ways To Make Your Life Feel More Calm

You may already be under the (false, unfortunate) impression that a calm life is a boring one, but I am here to destroy that notion in the most loving way possible. Peace is not boring, the way we sometimes imagine it to be. Because peaceful people d…
By Brianna Wiest

11 Reading Hacks Every Book-Lover Should Know

Reading is pretty straightforward. You grab a book, you open it, you read the words and find yourself transported to a whole new world of ideas, fantasy, knowledge, wild imagination — ideally at least. But in the age of ebooks, smart phones, apps, an…
By Crystal Paul

The One Thing You Need To Do For Stronger Nails

Winter weather can be all kinds of harsh on nails. If you're looking down and notice they've become extra brittle, I researched to find the one thing you need to do for stronger nails and you've got to try it. The best part? Chances are super high yo…
By Lindsey Rose Black

Tips To Revolutionize Your Closets

My closet is a constant source of frustration. It never stays organized and I often have no idea what's in the back. And because I'm not blessed with a walk-in or the money to hire someone to "customize" it, I just want simple ways to organize my clo…
By Toria Sheffield

7 Tips For Breaking Bad Habits

If you have some eccentricities and addictions, then you may be wondering if it is possible to find ways break a bad habit. We all do things we don't necessarily want to do, whether it's biting our nails or not drinking enough water. Sometimes these …
By Carolyn Steber

These Laundry Hacks Are Pure Genius

Doing laundry is super boring. It's one of the things I dread in life since it's so dull and time-consuming. I get absolutely zero joy out of my laundry routine, even though I am a bit of a clean freak and get anxiety from an overflowing hamper. Doin…
By Amy Sciarretto

How To Be Nicer To Yourself

As far as hanging out with other people goes, you're stuck with yourself all the time. Better to be a friend to yourself than an enemy. And a key component of friendship is kindness. Enter these hacks for being nicer to yourself. Years of negative se…
By Teresa Newsome

Helpful Ways To Keep Your Workspace Organized

Nothing feels better than an organized work space. It's why organizing an office for maximum productivity is so often one of those ever-present things on our "to do... one day" list. We basically all want a super organized desk, but the majority of u…
By Toria Sheffield

Your Fridge Will Never Be The Same After This

I can't stand a gross fridge, but no matter how much I clean, it always seems to have a spill or unidentifiable odor within a matter of days. It's why I've recently sought out hacks to keep my fridge clean and organized. There's just something about …
By Toria Sheffield

Sneaky Ways To Drink More Water Every Day

Sometimes finding ways to drink more water can feel so boring/impossible — it’s no wonder many people do not get the recommended amount of water into their diet on any given day. There are so many benefits of consuming water, yet it’s difficult somet…
By Erica Florentine

How To Deep Clean Your Life

There is always a lot of pressure to go out and make the most of your weekends, whether that be going to social outings or getting in that long run. While it is great to make the most of your free time away from school or the office, I think the week…
By Sara Tardiff

Tips For Organizing Your Crazy Schedule

If your life has become a messy whirlwind of appointments, papers, and deadlines, then you may need to take some time to find ways to organize your schedule. Your daily to-do lists can easily get out of control, especially if you are really busy. But…
By Carolyn Steber

Whoa: This Might Be The Ultimate IKEA Bed Hack

If you love to snuggle, you might want to sit down for this one. Actually, if you love to snuggle oryou've ever attempted any IKEA hacks for beds, you might want to sit down. Elizabeth Boyce of "Wandering the World Below" and her husband, along with …
By Dena Ogden

7 Tips For Simplifying Breakfast

Everyone knows that eating breakfast is important, but for a lot of us, it can be incredibly difficult to make sure we actually do it before rushing out the door each morning when we're incredibly busy. Luckily, there are actually a lot of quick brea…
By Toria Sheffield

Hacks To Simplify Your Kitchen

The kitchen can be a place of high efficiency and everyday staples, or a place of messy drawers, the wrong utensils for our recipes, and stress, leaving us frustrated and just wanting some simple kitchen hacks to make our lives easier. On a video on …
By Toria Sheffield
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3-Ingredient Snacks That Are Anything But Boring

We're all busy with work, school, and everything in between, so finding the time to cook and grocery shop can be tricky. When you’re strapped for time, it's almost too easy to be lured by quick fixes and packaged snacks. With that said, time constrai…
By Jenna Wexler
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11 Grown-Up Versions Of Your Favorite Kid Snacks

Certain foods have the uncanny ability to transport us straight back to childhood. Of course, we all have signature family recipes that remind us of home, but there's also a distinct group of foods with a universal nostalgia factor. And when you thin…
By Jenna Wexler
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How To Pair Fruit And Cheese Like A Pro

I'll be the first to admit that I think cheese pairs with... basically everything. I know that there are rules to pairing cheese with meat, herbs, and beverages, but I'm not about to turn up my nose at say, a slice of smoked Gouda or a plateful of fr…
By Jackie Bernstein
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Simplify Your Week: A No-Brainer Shopping List

Picture this: It's rush hour at the grocery store. You're standing before a bounty of food, surveying a million possible meal combinations, as your stomach rumbles. Problem is, you're at a complete loss. "What groceries should I buy?" you ask yoursel…
By Arielle Dachille

7 Apps To Keep You More Organized

I'd like to think of myself as an organized person. But one look at my computer desktop and actual desk will tell you that's just not the case. Because I'm so busy, I'm constantly looking for ways to stay organized. Being a living, breathing human in…
By Nancy Valev