Happy new week, loves!
Since it’s officially the end of my Contentment Challenge (see part 1 and 2 here to get filled in if you haven’t already), I wanted to pop in to let you all know how it went, what it was like and how it’s going now.
The idea was a heart switch, a change of affections of sorts. I was far too consumed with material things: mainly home decor items and clothes (new shirts, shoes, accessories, dresses, you name it). Many days, I would be in the middle of task like writing a blog post, and my computer would just *happen* to find it’s way to Anthropologie, Magnolia Market or eBay.
I also noticed myself sometimes when the kids were napping or went to bed at night on retail websites. Instead of scrolling IG or FB like I think a lot of people do, I’d be drooling over what new skirt just came out and all the ways it would look SO adorable with what I already had.
And we all have our “things” right? I could have very easily justified it and left it at that.
Most people I know scroll social media at night, why couldn’t my thing be virtual window shopping? [Read more…]