A Conscious Crossroads: To Get a Real or Artificial Christmas Tree?

A Conscious Crossroads: To Get a Real or Artificial Christmas Tree?

Hey friends! December has been crazy busy so far for me with lots going on at work, so I've been a little silent on the blog front since Thanksgiving. But I'm so ready to get back into blogging mode and talk all things holiday! I finally had a chance to pick out my Christmas tree [...]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving friends! I'm the first to skip right over Thanksgiving and plow into the Christmas season. I just can't wait to listen to Christmas music, put up the tree, bake cookies...all that good stuff. But as much as I love Christmas, I cherish the time around Thanksgiving to slow down, be in the moment, [...]

Tips for Navigating Black Friday (Week) Consciously

Tips for Navigating Black Friday (Week) Consciously

Let's talk about Black Friday for what it really is: a hysteria-induced frenzy of shopping and over consumption the day after we give thanks for everything we have. Phew! Felt good to get that off my chest. But for real. We spend Thanksgiving surrounded by family and friends, giving thanks and expressing gratitude for the [...]