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The Solo-Guide to Valentine’s Day

The birds are chirping their sweet love songs, the stores are stuffed to bursting with red paper hearts, and it feels like everyone has a Valentine this year but you. While it can seem like throwing love away for the day is the best route to take on this notoriously mushy of days, how about… Continue reading The Solo-Guide to Valentine’s Day

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Daily, Weekly, Monthly Cleaning List

Happy Saturday and Happy February everyone! The new month brings some exciting changes in our house – mainly that we put it on the market! We absolutely love our house and although it fits our needs perfectly right now, we’re really trying to be proactive and set the foundation for our 5-10 year goal to start a family.… Continue reading Daily, Weekly, Monthly Cleaning List

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Why I’m Skipping the New Year’s Resolution

Another year came and went, and I feel like last year’s resolutions mostly fell by the wayside. Maybe my recent year sounds a lot like yours: you started the year well intentioned with several New Years Resolutions in mind ready to be tackled. Only to find yourself watching the ball drop thinking that maybe you… Continue reading Why I’m Skipping the New Year’s Resolution

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Staying Organized in 2017: The Daily Binder

Happy New Year everyone! I hope everyone had an awesome holiday season. I had all of last week off and spent my time getting the house de-Christmased, cleaned, and organized in preparation for what I hope is going to be an awesome new year! I’ve got a ton of projects going on right now and… Continue reading Staying Organized in 2017: The Daily Binder

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Knowing When It’s Time To Take A Step Back

Well, here we are back at Avocado Adventures. It was a bumpy 3 months over at Happiness In The Journey, and honestly I can’t say that I had that great of a time. It was incredibly stressful, time consuming in a way I had anticipated but not fully prepared for, and frankly it was too… Continue reading Knowing When It’s Time To Take A Step Back

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Getting Through Social Events When You’re Feeling Anti-Social

We all have those anti-social days. The days where all you want to do is curl up in your room away from everyone with a good book or a new season of your favorite show on Netflix, some snacks, and some peace and quiet. But we know life doesn’t always allow for those days when… Continue reading Getting Through Social Events When You’re Feeling Anti-Social

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Body Image And Costumes

Halloween is a time for kids to go out and collect candy and adults to dress up and go to parties in sometimes restricting and revealing clothing. Ladies, when you’ve gone out this month, I’m sure you’ve seen the “Sexy Cop” and “Sexy Nurse” and “Sexy” things that should likely not be made into “Sexy”… Continue reading Body Image And Costumes