(=hristmas $miles! A Holiday Memory Making / Gift Idea {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Thought I would do something different and share a gift / holiday memory making idea in case anyone would like to do something similar! ▶️ We all know that it’s harder to shop for people the older they get. Adults just don’t need much unless it’s something practical, and…

Five Tips For Paying Off Debt {FTT24}

If you are struggling with debt and have not already watched this vlog surrounding this subject, I think you would find it helpful. I talk about how I set up a plan that paid off six figures of debt in roughly 7-8 years. It’s a terrible feeling to be limited by your debt. Even if…

On Leaving Things Unfinished…

One of the best lessons my business coach Jill Coleman taught me was to look for opportunities to learn / share insights as you come across them in your day-to-day life. This is one such pearl of wisdom—pun intended. I found this barely begun-to-form pearl in my birthday dinner oyster. Tiny though it is, it’s…

Five Tips For Managing Holiday Stress {FTT23}

Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s are upon us! Is it just me, or does anyone else have a love/hate relationship with this time of year? It seems like we blaze through each event focusing only on the next event to come. We waste Thanksgiving thinking about Black Friday and cyber Monday. Then we get caught…

#MacroFriendlyMonday20 — Strawberry Banana Cream Yogurt Bowl!

Strawberry Banana Cream Yogurt Bowl! 🍓🍌🍨🥜 This yogurt bowl variation is a melding of two childhood (and adulthood 😂) favorites — peanut butter and jelly and peanut butter and banana. I am partial to strawberry jam on my PB&J as opposed to grape, but I certainly wouldn’t turn my nose up at either! It’s no…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 12.01.2019 {Random Acts of Kindness}

Welcome to the 12th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to practice random acts of kindness!   This month’s habit challenge is designed to help you achieve a higher sense of joy by instilling joy into the lives of others. It sounds counterintuitive, but the fact…

Habit Hack: “White Boarding” Your Ideas

Habit Hack: “White Boarding” Your Ideas I do keep a journal with me at all times to record ideas as I have / come across them, but that’s only the starting point. One of the best things you can do when planning and attacking ideas is to ‘flesh out’ your thoughts in a way that…

#MacroFriendlyMonday19 — High Protein Honey Mustard Sauce!

I teased about this recipe in last week’s post! So unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have more than likely seen @Laurenfitfoodie and @howwemacro recipes for @chickfila honey roasted barbecue sauce floating around the Macro tracking community (see here and here). I wanted to see if I could create a #highprotein version and…

The Difference Between An Amateur & A Pro {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ One definition of a professional is: “A person who does things even when he or she does not feel like doing them.” (From the book Jesus, CEO by Laurie Beth Jones / @jesusceo.lauriebethjones). ▶️ I thought this is so true! Whether it’s a professional athlete, businessperson, etc., the difference…

Kaci’s Friday Find — I Deserve A Donut App by Barb Raveling

  This week I wanted to share a resource that I came across for those who may be struggling with eating behaviors related to either emotional eating triggers or lies from the enemy / world. This is a free app designed to help with understanding and breaking eating for reasons other than to hunger and…

Five Tips For Using Protein Powder In Recipes {FTT22}

I absolutely love using protein powder in recipes! Shakes, bars, bites, brownies, muffins, fluff, proats, cookies, pancakes, waffles, crepes, bread, pudding, mug cakes, cheesecake, and more! If you haven’t used protein powder much, there’s a lot you need to know in order to get good outcomes. I learned most of my protein cookery from Anna…

#75Hard Day 75: A Few Takeaway Lessons {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ For those who have been following from day 1, you know that I started this challenge to get a better perspective on what it’s like to be a beginner again. ▶️ I’ve established a consistent process of habit development and wanted to remember the struggle of things so I…