Eat that Frog! by Brian Tracy

Have you ever come across the statement “eat the frog”? Well in the past 2 months I have seen that statement numerous times. It clearly got to the point where I googled “Eat the Frog”. THis is the review of the book that is making it very popular right now. I believe it actually originates […]

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6 ways to let your creativity out

I don’t know about you, but my job doesn’t really let me access my creative side. I love my job because it does require me to use my brain, just not creatively. Therefore I need to find other ways to let me get it out or I will explode. So without further adieu here are […]

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Spring Cleaning Tips!

Well it is about that time, Spring Cleaning! It has been spring for a few weeks, but where I live we also had a decent amount of snow recently. It seems that the false spring is gone and real spring is here, it is time for some spring cleaning tips. I don’t know what it […]

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3 things that I wish I knew before starting my blog

Wow! I cannot believe how fast time flies. I very clearly remember the day I decided to start my blog. If you want to read more about why I started my blog click here. As I write this it has been 3 years since I launched devan smiles. That is wild! Anywho, here are 3 […]

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5 Ways to get organized

In all honestly I am constantly going from a clean and organized desk space to complete chaos in literally minutes. My partner actually just said to me this weekend ” you have to be the only person I know who can have a sparkling clean kitchen and I turn around and back again to an […]

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International Women’s day

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s day or IWD for short. A day that was brought to fruition by Clara Zetkin, Kate Duncker, and Paula Thiede in 1910. The date of March 8th was because in 1917 in Soviet Russia women gain the right to vote after a food strike. The United Nations adopted this […]

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Foto February Round-up

Wow! I cannot believe that February is over! like it is gone. Which means hopefully warmer weather is on the way! Naturally after a photo challenge, I should do a round up of all my photos. I would also like to give a special shout-out to one of my besties for participating in the photo […]

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Mexican Gothic by: Silvia Moreno-Garcia

It is that time again, the monthly book review and I have a good one for you! I read the book Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia and it was such an amazing book! I am still just blown away by it. This was one of the books that I was just scrolling through my library […]

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