Monthly Archives January 2018

ultra-violet
Ah, the gray days of winter...There’s no better time to bring some fresh, new color into your home. So why not get your inspiration from the Pantone® 2018 Color of the Year, ultra violet? A bluer shade of purple, ultra violet “communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us towards the future,” according to [...]
“Life is uncertain. Eat dessert first.” – Ernestine Ulmer, American writer Sometimes, you just need DESSERT: something rich and decadent, bursting with chocolate or vanilla or coffee or fruit and full of flavors that linger delightfully on the palette. When this occasion dawns, “healthy” is not an option. It’s admirable to make baked goods and [...]
Whole 30 Slow Cooker Recipes
It is easy to get lost in your day-to-day routine and leave a nutritious diet on the back burner. This is often the cause of dullness, fatigue and feeling unfit. While maintaining a healthy diet can be a lot of time and work, especially when it comes to meal prep, there are programs that make [...]
community crafting
Spending a little quiet time alone was probably a welcome relief after the craziness of the holidays. But admit it: You’re starting to miss some of that socializing time. You might even be getting just a bit antsy if cold weather and snow have kept you isolated at home. Just because you are out of [...]
It's January again! Some of the more common resolutions people make every year are to be more organized, to accomplish a big goal or to be more productive in some part of their lives. Like most things in 2018, there’s an app for that!  Whether you’re looking for accountability in reaching that goal, motivation to get [...]
If you’re a die-hard sports fan, you’re well aware that game day is all about camaraderie, sportsmanship, rivalries and - let’s be real - the food! Hosting a game watch can be a challenge! While you’re knee-deep in smack-talking your buddies’ favorite player, you’ll also have to remember to shift your priorities to the spirited [...]
Just like that, we have landed in 2018! With each new year, we have positivity, hope and motivation for a brand new, shining path ahead. And rightfully so! But with 12 months and four seasons to go, it can take some perseverance to maintain inspirations and aspirations throughout the year. So we’d love to offer [...]
Chocolate Truffles
Cookies are classic, but let's face it: They can get a little dull after a while. Why not mix things up and satisfy your sweet tooth with bite-sized truffles instead? The options for fillings are nearly endless, and once you get the hang of the basics, you'll be able to experiment with your own daring [...]

Feeling Inspired?

Get our free recurring email with The Elements of Living's most inspiring
decor ideas, delicious recipes, and more.

Close