Five years ago, on November 11, 2018, my family and I set foot in Toronto, Ontario, embarking on a journey that would lead us to Saint John, NB. This move would mark the beginning of a transformative chapter, a chapter filled with challenges, triumphs, and invaluable lessons. Today, as I reflect on these five years, […]
As we journey through life, it’s essential to take a moment to reflect on the things we’re thankful for. Gratitude can be a powerful force, shaping our perspective and bringing positivity into our daily lives. Today, I want to share with you three things that I’m truly grateful for, along with a glimpse into my
Practicing mindfulness can improve our productivity and cultivate a positive and uplifting mindset. In this post, Marianne shares how mindfulness helps in everyday life based on learnings from last Sunday’s service and research. She discusses the power of thoughts and the importance of being present. Marianne notes that the things we fill our minds with
Feeling like giving up on a goal or task? Listen to this short episode and get the encouragement and faith you need to keep going! The transition between stages in life can be daunting and filled with uncertainty. It is easy to become overwhelmed by the fear of the future, leaving us feeling lost and
Our self-awareness helps us discover what matters most to help us uncover the experiences that bring us lasting joy and satisfaction. This also helps us find out the areas we need to improve ourselves. In this episode, we will explore how we can develop healthy self-improvement habits to appreciate life better.
This post may contain affiliate links, which means I’ll receive a commission if you purchase through my links, at no extra cost to you. Please read full disclosure for more information. As we approach the end of the year, it would be great if we took a moment to reflect on the things we have been grateful
Because it is my birthday month, I am feeling generous! So please stay tuned to the end, and I will tell you what I am giving away to one subscriber this Christmas. Follow me on Instagram, and stick with me to the end. Okay? I started Finding Joy with Less to stay motivated on our
If you have followed this blog, you will know that we have been working on becoming debt-free as a family. As someone who likes to shop a lot in the past, I often struggle with my desires whenever there are sales during holidays. That still happens even though I now advocate for intentional living. However, this past weekend has been challenging due to Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. As such, I am prompted to share my Black Friday purchases and reflections on them.
In 2023, I will launch my podcast. This has been a dream of mine for a long time, and I am finally taking steps to make it happen. There are many great podcasts, and I want to add my voice to the conversation. I am still working on deciding on a topic and format, and
Father’s day is a special day for many people, but it can be difficult for those who grew up without a father figure. When I was young, I remember feeling left out when all of my friends would talk about what they did with their dads on Father’s Day. We lost our father when I