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Mother's Day Gift Guide
Mother’s Day is just around the corner which means it’s time to show some appreciation to the women who too often come last on their to-do lists. Skip the cheesy “Best Mom Ever” mug and gift something that your mom will actually enjoy. We know finding the perfect gift is not an easy task so we’ve come up with some ideas that your mom is sure to love.
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Setting Successful New Years Resolutions with the Self-Care Planner
December is coming to a close and the new year is on the horizon. For some, a new year brings the excitement of new opportunities but there are a lot of us that can’t help but feel anxiety and pressure around a new year. Fears around the future and disappointment from unattained goals of the past can plague the best of us. If that’s you, know you’re not alone and keep reading for some tips on how to take on the new year with a new perspective, set goals that matter to you, and keep yourself accountable with the help of The Self-Care Planner.
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3 Ways Simple Self Can Help Make Your Holiday Less Stressful

Keeping your schedule organized this time of year can seem daunting but if you don’t keep track of it, you’re going to end up over-extending yourself or forgetting important dates. Start by writing down all of the parties, events, or anything happening on a specific day on the monthly spreads of your planner, and make sure you are leaving room for downtime. Next, add any specifics that you need to remember for those events on the weekly to-dos page. For example, picking up ingredients for your potluck dish, checking into your flight, or picking up a white elephant gift.

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Meet the New Balance Notebook and the Artists Behind the Collaboration

At Simple Self, we believe in balance. Whether that means hitting the gym before taco Tuesday or watching your favorite guilty pleasure tv show before turning off your electronics an hour before your head hits the pillow. However you find balance, we support you.

In today’s blog, we explore the idea of balance - how our notebook aims to help you achieve it and explore the idea with our artists and how they find balance and time for self-care in their lives.

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