Commitment. To yourself, to someone else, it’s a major thing. We make commitments big and small, every day and they carry weight. Marriages, lunch dates, deadline agreements at the office, the list goes on and on. Why do we make these commitments? And why do we have weaknesses regarding some… View Post


We were so looking forward to going cake tasting – especially after looking at all the flavors that Wente had to offer. We were also really excited to include Cody’s dad in this part of the planning because up until then, it was mostly my parents helping us out and… View Post

“Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.” ― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart Check out our new Gratitude Mug in our Zazzle shop!   Gratitude Mug by InspiredLife217  

I knew that I wanted my bridesmaids in a dark plum purple color. I went with a longer dress because it was an evening wedding in autumn, but I didn’t want them to be stick-straight – I wanted them to be flowy, whispy and romantic – something they might even… View Post

A Simply Inspired Life has reached over 100 followers! I can’t tell you how excited I am to see this little community growing and I hope that this blog continues to be one that people want to follow, read and interact with. Thank you to all of my followers for… View Post