Family · Saving Money

Lifelong Memories W/O High-Dollar Destinations

Raise your hand if you’re not taking your kids to Disneyland over Spring Break.  Me neither. My husband and I are working really hard to improve our savings and credit standing at the moment and our goals don’t exactly jive with a trip to the happiest (and arguably the most expensive) place on Earth. Watching… Continue reading Lifelong Memories W/O High-Dollar Destinations

Faith and Spirituality · Health and Fitness · Self Growth/Awareness

Check Yourself, Girl. How’s Your Spiritual and Physical Wellness?

Someone wise once told me that the two easiest things to STOP doing are going to church and going to the gym. She said they are the two easiest things to stop doing because they are the two best things for your soul and if the world (see: the enemy, satan, the negative energy in… Continue reading Check Yourself, Girl. How’s Your Spiritual and Physical Wellness?

Faith and Spirituality · Family · Self Growth/Awareness

Love Dare: Day 6 (self control)

Welcome to the sixth day of our Love Dare Challenge. If you are just starting out, click here to start at the beginning. As you may notice, I am not posting the daily “dares” here on granolaheart.com. In order to follow the dare daily, you’ll need to check out my Facebook or Pinterest (or both).… Continue reading Love Dare: Day 6 (self control)

Faith and Spirituality · Family · Self Growth/Awareness

Love Dare: Day 3 “Love Is Not Selfish”

It’s day three of my 2017 Love Dare challenge.(It is not too late to start the dare on Day 1! check out my Facebook page to start back at the beginning!) Today’s focus is on giving (i.e. not being selfish). The dare today is to give a gift to your spouse that says, “I was… Continue reading Love Dare: Day 3 “Love Is Not Selfish”

Faith and Spirituality · Family · Self Growth/Awareness

Turn Your LOVE On: 40-Day Challenge

It’s February and love is in the air. Around my house things are developing quite nicely. I think we’ll have grandma and grandpa watch the kiddos and go out for a nice dinner at a sweet little local bistro. We may have a cocktail. I’m definitely wearing my “sexy dress.” But after all the flowers… Continue reading Turn Your LOVE On: 40-Day Challenge