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

Health and Fitness · Recipes

Muffins Made MAGICAL

Magical things are everywhere. Like my son’s high-school principal and vice principal, whose ability to talk me off of the ledge and help me parent a teen boy though a homework strike can only be described as pure magic. Or my vacuum, which kept picking up dirt and pieces of dog food after I forgot to dump the canister… Continue reading Muffins Made MAGICAL

Cleaning and Organization · Uncategorized

Toy Rotation Update: Pure Bliss

Some ideas don’t work out … like that time in college when I thought that by dressing up like Madonna for Halloween I would basically transform IN TO Madonna – instantly looking and singing exactly like her … #disappointment #allbad #getoffthestage. The bottom line is that some things are great on paper, or on someone… Continue reading Toy Rotation Update: Pure Bliss