Fun Finds on Friday

I have another guest joining me for this week’s edition of Fun Finds – my friend Maggie, aka Gussy from Gussy Sews. Maggie’s site is full of inspiration, whether you’re looking for a DIY, indie business advice, or a refreshment of the soul. Be sure to check her out when you’re done reading here!

“Hey Wild Ruffle friends, it’s Gussy of Gussy Sews. I’m here to share five really great blog posts for on this fabulous Friday, a small portion of my absolute favorites that really spoke to me this past week. Running a handmade business + writing a lifestyle blog requires setting boundaries + knowing who/where to turn to for encouragement.

Do you find yourself in a similar situation? If so, PLEASE share your favorite blog post or bit of encouragement below! I can’t wait to connect with you in the comments!

xoxo, Gussy”

GUSSY’S FAVORITE READS:

1. Be online. But be offline, too. — by Simple Mom // Do you struggle with being offline? I do. Often. I seem to be really good at being online or being offline, but to find a mix of both? That’s something I’m working towards. Check out this post, Tsh constantly amazes me!

2. “We’ve been so busy.” — by The Tiny Twig // Hayley challenges us with this powerful question, “What would you gain from cutting out the busy?”

3. A people of his treasured possession. — by #SheReadsTruth // Such a beautiful post written by Jessi of Naptime Diaries. The focus this week is on Deuteronomy 7:6, “The Lord your God has chosen you to be a people of his treasured possession, out of all the peoples who are on the face of the earth.”

4. Apple, Basil and Feta Flatbread. — by A Beautiful Mess // I’m also looking for tasty, simple, beautiful dinners to make. Plus, this recipe includes three of my favorite ingredients! I can’t wait to make it this week :)

5. And on The 5th of June, She Created Quiet Because She Didn’t Want to be Like That Kardashian Mom. — by The Nester // I’m sensing a pattern here! ANOTHER post on the trending topic of quiet.

My thanks to Maggie for sharing some of her favorite finds with us! These articles found at these links really speak to my heart, and I hope they do the same for all of you. If you’d like to connect further with Maggie, you can find her on Facebook and on Twitter too.

  • Snuggle me Snuggly. Snuggle Me Snuggly is one of my family’s favorite bedtime books. I’ve read it so many nights over the last twelve years that we’ve started reciting the entire book page by page without even having it in our hands. Here we go… straight from memory… Not sure if I’ll get all the randomness… [Continue Reading]

    Snuggle Me Snuggly
  • The other morning, I woke up – and right away it started. The whispers in my head… saying, “You’re not good enough. Your business will never succeed. You’re a terrible mother.” Lies. False words that I allow to creep in my mind, making me doubt everything I know. Telling me that I am not who… [Continue Reading]

    Lies, All Lies!
  • Around here, we heart Valentine’s Day. Even if you’re single, you are loved by somebody, whether it’s a friend, your mom, or your neighbor. And so, it’s reason to celebrate! We’ve got another reason for you to celebrate… Our friends over at LoveFeast Table wanted to show you how much THEY love ya, so they’re… [Continue Reading]

    I Heart You! With a Giveaway!
  • Last year, we rounded up our favorite Valentine’s Day crafts (you should definitely check that out here if you’re looking for something DIYish to do). This year, we’re rounding up what you should be wearing to celebrate the day of amour. We’ve searched high and low and found everything from home decor to beauty products,… [Continue Reading]

    Wild About Valentine’s Day
  • I made this easy dip for a recent night out with friends, and while doing so, I thought to myself, “This would be a perfect recipe for a Super Bowl party.” Because, I mean – bacon. Also, this is an easy one. And I love easy recipes for a party. There’s far too much to… [Continue Reading]

    Loaded Baked Potato Dip

Comments

  1. I’m a huge fan of Miss Gussy! It was fun to come here and read this today!

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