The Recovering Non-Saver’s Savings Plan Jumpstart

Want to be a Recovering Non-Saver and Start a Savings Plan? My name is Mary, a recovering non-saver and next month I am going to be doing a “Recovering Non-Saver’s Savings Plan Jumpstart. Not saving money has been a bad habit of mine for a long time and I am working to change it. If you are in the same boat and want to change the bad habit to a good one, one where you have spare change in your…

A Northern Girls Guide To Low Daylight Survival

With the daylight minutes getting shorter every day there are a few tips I use for low daylight survival. Right now with the sun not coming up until almost 9:00 and going below our tree line around 2:30 in the afternoon, I sometimes feel like I want to hibernate. Being a Northern Minnesota girl for the first 47 years of my life, I’m used to shorter daylight hours, but living in Fairbanks has taken it to another level. I have…

50 Easy Ways To Nourish Your Soul

Nourish Your Soul Would you like to nourish your soul but and don’t know where to start? Not sure what nourishing your soul means? I shared my definition of nourishing my soul in our introductory post, but to make it simple, it is doing what makes me feel warm and fuzzy, puts a smile on my face and just makes me feel good overall. From watching a sunrise or set to enjoying a good book, it feels good to do…

The Easiest Meal Ever From The Aging Youthful Kitchen

If you think you’re too busy to eat healthy I have THE easiest meal ever for you, even easier than my protein pancakes! When I first started on my quest of clean eating, I bought a clean eating cookbook and found the recipes too time consuming. First, I didn’t have the desire or the time to make them and they also had a list of ingredients a mile long! At the time Mark and I lived in a small town…