Thursday, September 29, 2016

Monthly Reflections | September

What I'm currently up to in life and on the blog. #currently #takingstock #monthlyreflections



The end of September is upon us.

Lately, I've been...

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

If You and I Had Coffee | vol 4

A conversation over coffee #coffeedates - If You and I Had Coffee | vol 4 | Blog-tember Day 28 - A Simpler Grace




If you and I had coffee...

We'd meet up at Starbucks, not one of our usual "locals only" spots, but we do have a tradition to go once a year for one thing and one thing alone. We both order a venti pumpkin spice latte, the one trendy drink we allow ourselves, and choose a little wrought iron table at the corner of the patio farthest from the door. We enjoy the late September sunshine and cool breeze as we sip our seasonal drinks.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Simple Gratitude | 45

A weekly series focusing on practicing gratitude.  #gratefulheart #gratitude #feelingthankful #blogtemberchallenge
Happy Monday, friends! I'm jumping back in on my weekly gratitude post. Y'all, I have so much to be thankful for and I've missed sharing my gratitude on the blog the past few weeks. So glad to be back today!

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Always, Sometimes, Never

Always, Sometimes, Never - A Simpler Grace

Today, I am sharing a fun post. It's been a busy month and I needed to break up the monotony with something that would cheer me up and maybe encourage someone else to try it too! Here are twenty-one random things I always, sometimes, or never do.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Cheese Broccoli Soup

Cheese Broccoli Soup | Blog-tember Day 23 #blogtemberchallenge



I've been excited about today's post because I get to do something I love and that is share food with you! This is a soup that my family has been making for years and it is so delicious. It's the perfect way to kick off the first full day of autumn!

Friday, September 16, 2016

Self-Care on Stressful Days

Eight ways to care for yourself on a stressful day - A Simpler Grace #blogtemberchallenge



Today happens to be a not-so-great day, so I can speak from experience on this topic because I have used all of these eight tips I'm going to share with you over the last few days. Here's how I invest in self-care when I'm having a bad day.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

In Love on Instagram | Fall 2016




It's a new season and it's time for some Instagram love! I've written several other posts like this (you can see them here, here and here) and everyone seems to love all the inspiration, so let's have another dose, shall we?

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

What I Read | August

What I Read | August + 5 Things That Bring Me Joy | Blog-tember Day 7 #blogtemberchallenge



Happy hump day! Here are the highlights of what I read in August!

Monday, September 05, 2016

Simple Gratitude | 44

Simple Gratitude | 44 | Blog-tember Day 5 - A weekly series focusing on practicing gratitude.  #gratefulheart #gratitude #feelingthankful #blogtemberchallenge

Happy Monday and happy Labor Day for those of you who live in the States! I wanted to give my mama a shout-out because today is her birthday! Happy birthday, mom!

Friday, September 02, 2016

Hello September | Goals

A monthly series tracking the goals I've set both in my personal and blogging life. - Hello September | Goals - A Simpler Grace #blogtemberchallenge



I love setting monthly goals because it gives me an opportunity to look at the big picture and break the goal into smaller steps so I can actually achieve them. Since starting my goal-setting posts here on ASG, I've been a lot more productive when it comes to work time.