Nourishment for Your Weekend: Food Edition!

November 29th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 1 Comment

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I’ve been enjoying a restful few days up north with my parents. For our Thanksgiving feast we had turkey (from a local farm in the area), mashed potatoes, these Brussels sprouts, cranberry sauce, stuffing, pumpkin pie, and the Chewy Cashew Apricot Cookies from my book. I hope you’re […]

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Making Gratitude a Habit

November 28th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments

I snapped this photo a few days ago at my Mom and Dad’s lovely home in northern Wisconsin. The cozy scene was just begging to be Instagramed. :) I surprised them by driving up a day early. The look on their faces when I rang the doorbell was priceless! You just can’t beat a good […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments
Happy Thanksgiving!

From my heart to yours, Happy Thanksgiving! I wish you a day overflowing with gratitude, joy, happy memories, and delicious food. May this holiday mark the beginning of another year rich with abundant blessings and so much love. Sending warm and cheery wishes, Hallie

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30 Things I’m Thankful for This Thanksgiving

November 26th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments

Since doing the The Thankful 30 series this month, I’ve found that an excellent cure for just about any day-to-day problem I’m having—writer’s block, a bad mood, dreary weather—is to grab a pen and just start jotting down things I’m grateful for. That’s exactly what I did a few days ago…and my “jotting” turned into […]

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Be Thankful for the Body You Have

November 25th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments
Ali McWilliams

I’m honored to share this post with you today courtesy of Ali McWilliams, a personal trainer and life coach that I have had the pleasure of working with. From the moment I met Ali, I could just feel the positive rays beaming from her countenance! She is genuinely passionate about the work that she does—and […]

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15 of My Favorites for the Holiday Table

November 24th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · Comments Off on 15 of My Favorites for the Holiday Table

With Thanksgiving on Thursday, I’ve got food on the brain. You, too? If there’s one thing I take for granted year round, it’s the incredibly easy access I have to an abundance of nutritious food. On this 24th day of The Thankful 30, I wanted to put the spotlight on some of my favorite holiday […]

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Guest Post: Aging Gratefully

November 23rd, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 7 Comments

Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Alta Mantsch, the voice behind Tasty Eats at Home, a food blog I’ve been reading for years. Alta is a genuinely kindhearted friend of mine whose positive, easygoing approach to life makes me wish she was my neighbor. It’s a delight to have her here today as she […]

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Nourishment for Your Weekend

November 22nd, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 1 Comment

It’s Saturday and you know what that means: links I’m loving! Breathe out, give thanks, and enjoy your weekend. – 1. How good do these Double Chocolate Orange Cookies look? Weekend treat. 2. Videos like these suck me in, but then I regret watching them. Ick! 3. Is what you believe about yourself actually true? […]

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The Strange & Saving Gift of Surrender

November 21st, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments
Surrender

{This is the 21st post in a series called The Thankful 30: A Month-Long Celebration of Gratitude. Catch up on every post here. Receive each post in your inbox by subscribing here.} A few years ago I started making vision boards at the end of each year. It began simply as a fun project to […]

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16 Words to Nourish the Soul

November 20th, 2014 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments

Today, just 16 words to nourish our souls. I read these months ago, and I think they’ve come back to my mind just about every day since. –  – {This is the 20th post in a series called The Thankful 30: A Month-Long Celebration of Gratitude. Catch up on every post here. Receive each post […]

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