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You Are Braver and Stronger Than You Think

You are braver than you think, my superhero friend!

Those days where we think we are just getting by, just existing, and barely at that, we have it ALL wrong. I had an interesting conversation with a friend of mine the other day, and we had a breakthrough moment. We need to change what we are saying to this…

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Growing Food in Your Kitchen – My Little Hydroponics Experiment

Kitchen Garden in Water - Hydroponics

Growing Food in Your Kitchen – My Little Hydroponics Experiment: Growing food in your kitchen is so easy. What a fun thing for kids to do over the summer! And it’s a blast to watch it grow! It’s like getting mail every day…good mail..not the yucky bill kind of mail…but the good kind. Also, read on for a little update about some amazing inspiration coming soon!

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Oven Fried Shrimp – Easy and Delicious!

Oven Fried Shrimp - Quick and Easy by artofabeautifullife.com

Oven fried shrimp is so easy….and delicious. There are a couple of tricks to it, though. So be sure to read to the end. This is a quick, easy, and DELICIOUS alternative to frying. Got a couple of tricks here to make them look just like you fried them in a pan.

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52 Simple Ways to Create a Beautiful Space: The Closet

30 Day Declutter Challenge | Surround yourself with beauty because your house should rise up and meet you every day. ~Oprah | Free, Printable Download

52 Simple Ways to Create a Beautiful Space Challenge for March is…. The Closet.

That’s right folks. We are going in. It might get ugly in there, but we can do this. We’ve got this.

If you are new to the challenge, it started in January, and we have been working on one small area at a time. This is a system for those of us who struggle with organizing and staying organized. This is for those of us who get overwhelmed with big projects. Feel free to jump in anytime.

52 Things is a series of simple projects over the year designed to de-clutter, organize, simplify, and make your life more beautiful. Each week is one simple project designed to concentrate on one small area. A large project can become overwhelming. This often keeps us from even starting. With these small, but very purposeful projects, you will find it easy and feel productive as you take one small area at a time and transform it a beautiful space. These are manageable tasks and can usually be done in a small block of time, but over the course of the year, a lot of little things will add up. Click here to read more and to download the free, printable calendar…

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7 Inspiring Ways to Declutter a Closet

7 Inspiring Ways to Declutter a Closet by artofabeautifullife.com | Be inspired to delcutter and organize your closet space with these 7 beautiful tips...

Is your closet out of control? Do you have things in it that you have not worn in years? Has your closet become a scary place? If so, then you are going to love these 7 inspiring ways to declutter a closet. As part of the 52 Simple Ways to Create…

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Wow. The Stories of How These Women Prayed Moved Me.

How to Pray by artofabeautifullife.com

I love when we hear a story of someone’s life, and it touches us in that deep place where it whispers softly. This. Do this. This is how you want to live. These are two stories of two mothers, one setting an example of how to pray, and the other interceding for her 12 year old son who is a gang member coming home at 3:00 AM. I cannot even imagine how Victor’s life would have ended had it not been for his mother interceding for him. Read more on the prayers of these two women…

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52 Simple Ways to Create a Beautiful Space: February Challenge

30 Day Declutter Challenge | Surround yourself with beauty because your house should rise up and meet you every day. ~Oprah | Free, Printable Download

February Challenge: This is a system for those of us who struggle with organizing and staying organized. This is for those of us who get overwhelmed with big projects.

52 Things is a series of simple projects over the year designed to de-clutter, organize, simplify, and make your life more beautiful. Each week is one simple project designed to concentrate on one small area. A large project can become overwhelming. This often keeps us from even starting. With these small, but very purposeful projects, you will find it easy and feel productive as you take one small area at a time and transform it a beautiful space. These are manageable tasks and can usually be done in a small block of time, but over the course of the year, a lot of little things will add up. Click here to read more and to download the free, printable calendar…

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Thinking Beautiful Thoughts

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought. -Peace Pilgrim | Think Beautiful Thoughts Necklace by artofabeautifullife.com

This keeps coming to my mind…how important our thoughts are.  It’s a quiet whisper that I have been feeling for a couple of months. I feel it deep down in my spirit. Our thoughts matter. A lot. More than most of us realize. Have you ever noticed how quickly everything…

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