My Morning Routine 2018


2018-07-16 Morning Routine

My basic morning routine (see YouTube video here):

Wake: 4:45am to 5:45am (Most days of the week)
*Get ready for day. Set hair with wet pin curls.
*Review calendar and key tasks.
*Enjoy coffee while reading blogs. -20 minutes
*Apply Makeup -complete process. May have YouTube videos on in background.
*Clean sinks and toilets of bathrooms.

Creative Business Hour: Done at the start of each day.
(3 solid 15 minute hourglass turns. Time cushion added.)
-15 minutes of article writing.
-15 minutes composing music.
-15 minutes digital art.

Here are links to the Tea Kettle, French Press and Hour Glass I use as a part of my Morning Routine. These affiliate links help to support this site.

*Paula Deen Steel Teakettle, Red

*Ritual French Coffee Press, Bamboo Wood

*Lily’s Home Hourglass-15 Minute Cherry Wood

Practical Ways to Live the Vintage Lifestyle

2018-07-08-Practical Vintage Lifestyle

In my video The Practical Vintage Lifestyle I share ways to gradually transform your space into a retro style theme. I try to bring elements of the past into the modern world.  Ways to slow down and live more mindfully are also discussed.

Below are the listed Vintage Style Household items we own that were mentioned in the video.

Note these are also affiliate links which help support to this site.

*Paula Deen Steel Teakettle, Red

*8″ Table Retro-All-metal Construction Fan

*Surpars House Wood Retro Table Lamp

*Replogle Franklin Globe, Antique

*Lily’s Home Hourglass-15 Minute Cherry Wood

*Retro Coffee Sign. We got ours at the Johnny Appleseed festival, here in Fort Wayne, IN.

*The New Doubleday Cookbook Hardcover – 1985