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Make an Emergency Bag

This post may contain affiliate links Making an Emergency Bag is an important step for every home. This advanced planning project can make a big difference when you need to respond quickly to an emergency happening in your life. An emergency is defined as: “a serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action”. There are many…

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Listen if the Universe is Telling You to Try Something

This post contains affiliate links Have you ever felt like the universe is telling you, in no uncertain terms, that you should take some action? It starts out with a thought…”hey, that sounds interesting, maybe I should do that.” Then perhaps followed up with self-doubt “Nah, now isn’t the right time”. You decide to let…

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Make Micro Resolutions Work for You

This post contains affiliate links Have you ever heard of the term Micro Resolutions? We are now into the second half of the year, and it’s time to stop and think how we are doing on our resolutions or big goals. Are you pumped up and can  list off some major accomplishments that you have…

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Make Summer Last: Keeping memories to enjoy

This post contains affiliate links This summer is shaping up to be one of your best ever and you want to make summer last forever. Don’t you wish that you could bottle up the sensations, the smells, the joys that you have experienced so you can remember it for years to come? Start collecting items…

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Build Your Inner Strength to Reach Your Dreams

This post contains affiliate links  Here at Designing for Plenty we are all about making a life that is good and comfortable. In order to do that we are going to have to build your inner strength to grow what we already have, and keep building toward our goals and dreams. Now here is a big…

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Set Your Priorities; give some order to your daily task list

Set Your Priorities: This post contains affiliate links  It’s one of those days, your to-do list is a million miles long and none of the things on your list are something that you are excited about doing. So how are you going to get your day started? Set your priorities and get the day started…

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Get to Sleep When it’s Too Hot Outside

This post contains affiliate links It’s a hot summer night, the temperature hasn’t dropped much from the day time high.The humidity makes it feel like you are walking in a cloud. How are you supposed to get to sleep so you can be refreshed for the next day? Try some of the tips below so…

Take Care Of Yourself First

Take Care of Yourself First

How many permission slips do you fill out for other people? I bet the person asking you to sign it never gives it a thought – they just expect you to sign it. So who do you have to sign YOUR permission slip? Is that a soft little giggle coming from you, thinking “yeah right!”.…

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My Brain Doesn’t Want to Work Today

We have all heard of the term writer’s block where a person sits in front of a blank page, unable to think about anything to write down. What if you aren’t in that line of work and you still feel like your brain doesn’t want to work? Do you quickly chalk it up to another attempt to…