Hello My Name Is Martha

Hello My Name is Martha

You know that panic-stricken moment when a friend calls & tells you she’s on her way to “drop by” for a visit and your house is a complete mess. Sure! You’d love for her to stop by, but in a perfect world, you need her to be stuck in traffic for at least 4 hours […]

7 Ways to Fight Procrastination

7 Ways to Fight Procrastination

Sunday, September 6th is National Fight Procrastination Day. Seriously, there is a day for just about anything! Let me just tell you, I’m a boss at procrastination. It can be a bit ridiculous & overwhelming to say the least. But I’m also all about punching some procrastination in the face! Even though National Fight Procrastination […]

How I Organize My Day

How I Organize My Day

I can’t remember when it exactly started or how it came about, but my love for organization started at a young age. I would organize my Barbies just so, line up my baby dolls in age order, & had notebooks with color coded tabs for every subject under the sun. I’d like to think that […]

5 Tips for Busy Cowards

5 Tips for Busy Cowards

Hello. My name is Lauren and I’m a busy coward. I consume my day, busy with so many things that have a tendency of being counterproductive. Are you going places…but not really getting anywhere? Is your time filled up with so many things but it seems like you’re not making any kind of progress? Do […]

Must Have Items For Starting Your Spring Cleaning Off Right

  Spring is here!! Blooms are making their beautiful debut. My nose is running like a facet. The weather calls for only a light cardigan. And the sundresses have hit the racks. I love spring. It’s all about fresh starts, and you know I’m all about a fresh start! But with spring comes, the opportunity […]

New Year Budget Buys for Under $10

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | New Year Budget Buys Under $10 | Productivity

This post contains affiliate links. Feel free to click on them and thank you for your support of my little blog! We’re one week into 2015…how’s your new year resolutions going so far? Not so good? Don’t sweat it. Statistics say that 75% of Americans maintain their resolutions past the first week…so you’re in good […]

10 Things I Wish I Knew About Jury Duty

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | 10 Things I Wish I Knew About Jury Duty

I used to think serving on jury duty was the most joyous occasion & the highest privilege of a citizen of the United States of America. I never understood why so many people dreaded getting that letter in the mail. The day I got my letter, you would have thought Publisher’s Clearing House just knocked […]

Mastering the Art of Time Management

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | Mastering the Art of Time Management | Productivity

You know the quote: “You have the same amount of hours in the day as Beyonce.” I roll my eyes at that. Though it is very true, Beyonce has an entourage of chefs, assistants, managers, nannies, hair stylists, & maids and the money to pay for it all. I’m not saying that Beyonce has it easy. I’m […]

5 Productivity Apps for the Checklist Diva

  Sometimes I try to be a free-spirited and adventurous by doing something on a whim. Going totally unscheduled, and without a schedule….But who am I kidding?! Those kind of days end up in one of two ways:1. 30 minutes into my “spontaneity” I stop to make a list just to keep myself from hyperventilating […]