Fall Goals Check In/Winter Goals

Don’t you just love the holiday season? It’s such a lovely transition period from one year the the next. Everyone is generally in good spirits, there’s a lot of love and laughter, and it’s just a great way to go into the next calendar year. The flip side, though, is after the holiday season when…… Continue reading Fall Goals Check In/Winter Goals

Mini Hiatus!

Hello, world wide web! Namastephanie.com is going to be taking a mini-hiatus this week to catch up on my holiday Etsy orders as well as to fully imerse myself in mashed potatoes Thanksgiving. 😉 I will be back with a Meatless Monday post a week from today- until then, to my American readers: Happy Thanksgiving! And to…… Continue reading Mini Hiatus!

The Ultimate List of Chick Flicks for your next Girls’ Night In

Happy Saturday, folks! Confession time: my favorite part of the colder months is the fact that no one wants to go anywhere. Ahhhhh, yes, my introverted heart is a’flutter with the way everyone wants to stay cozy indoors during these months. Give me fluffy socks and a cozy blanket and I am set. Obviously we…… Continue reading The Ultimate List of Chick Flicks for your next Girls’ Night In

I Did Something Crazy.

Oftentimes, taking great leaps of faith is labeled as irresponsible or selfish or insane (until you succeed of course, then you’re brilliant). -Jen Sincero, You Are A Badass. I did something crazy. Absolutely insane. Something my former self would have never even considered doing. I quit my job without lining up another one. The Stephanie of…… Continue reading I Did Something Crazy.

11 Amazing & Simple Natural Cleaning Hacks

Put a few drops of essential oil in your vacuum’s bag or filter to spread scent throughout the home. Lemon essential oil is a great de-greaser. Use cotton dryer balls instead of dryer sheets for a more eco-friendly load of laundry, and bonus: they leave your clothes softer AND dry your clothes faster, therefore saving…… Continue reading 11 Amazing & Simple Natural Cleaning Hacks

Two Thumbs Up for You by Caroline Kepnes: Book Review

Holy moly. This book was intense. If you’re looking for a psychological thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat, look no further than You by Caroline Kepnes. In the first few pages we meet Joe Goldberg, unassuming book store worker. Soon we meet Guinevere Beck, Beck for short, and Joe falls…… Continue reading Two Thumbs Up for You by Caroline Kepnes: Book Review

Seriously Good News: Week of 9/18

Hello again, blogiverse! There’s been a lot of bad news floating around. Just like always, right? But lately, it’s been weighing on my heart, and I’ve been wondering what I can do about it. I can’t walk around and single-handedly remove all the violence, hate, tragedies and trauma from the world, but I can do…… Continue reading Seriously Good News: Week of 9/18