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  • People are finding painted rock quotes all over the place and the people who paint them are trying to spread joy but what works best?


    Painted Rocks: Quotes and Ideas to Inspire

    I’m all for following a trend and I love the idea of putting a smile on the face of a stranger. But I have to say, this painted rock thing seems a bit weird to me. I’m not judging anyone and I’m not even hating on the painted rock craze. I’m just going on a […]

  • Most of the best baby boy nursery ideas will come from what others have done before you and will continue to do after you've finished.


    Baby Boy Nursery Ideas

    Having a baby is an exciting stage in life for many of us. One of the most exciting things is finding out the sex of the baby. Some people don’t want to know the sex of the baby and be surprised and that’s fine, for me, I’d want to know. The biggest reason I’d want […]

  • Easter basket ideas for tweens and teens do not have to break the bank if you don't want them to all you need are a few of their favorite treats.



    Easter Basket Ideas for Tweens and Teens

    We have hit a new stage in life – we have a teen. As I was shopping for Easter I quickly realized that Easter basket ideas for tweens and teens are vastly different than those for little kids. They also happen to be a challenge to find if you want them to have something not […]

  • Find some easy detox water recipes that fit your tastes and make every sip of a drink a beneficial one for your weight loss.

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    Detox Water Recipes for Weight Loss

    When it comes to losing weight water is a must. We hear things like “water weight” and assume we need to stay away from water. However, water promotes a healthy metabolism, keeps your body working to flush toxins, and more. My problem is the taste of water or lack of taste in water and my […]

  • Let's face it, we've all been there, that one person is driving you crazy again. Don't get mad, just check out these sarcastic quotes about work instead!


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    Sarcastic Quotes About Work

    When you search for a job you look for things you are qualified for, things you enjoy, jobs that are nearby, etc. No one thinks to ask about the employees when they interview! The truth is, you just never know what you are going to get. I am a naturally sarcastic, smartass so finding the […]

  • Adults want baskets too, so help the Easter Bunny come up with some impressive Easter basket ideas for adults that they will love.



    Easter Basket Ideas for Adults

    Every spring we get a special visit from the Easter Bunny in our home. Baskets are left for the children and they enjoy the treats. But it’s even nicer when the Easter Bunny doesn’t forget mom and dad, we don’t mind getting baskets too. The problem is, we don’t want the same things our children […]

  • Ideas for the office use natural home decor ideas and combine them with workplace etiquettes that will make you want to get to work every day.


    Home Decor Ideas for the Office

    Your home office gives you a chance to design your workspace in your own way. Get rid of the cubicle and the stiff work chairs and create a luxurious space that invites you to work daily. If you use home decor ideas for your office, it will blend seamlessly into the rest of your home. […]

  • When choosing quotes for a girls room you have to find something that is just right! Something determined and whimsical with a touch of fun!


    Quotes for Girls Room: Ideas for All Ages

    It’s not a secret that here at Best Of Life, we love quotes! There is always a quote that can make you smile, make you think, or give you a great comeback when you are feeling a little sarcastic. There are even quotes out there that are perfect for making things like change and life […]

  • Let fun drinking games for two add laughs to a night of enjoying a glass of wine or shot of liquor with a significant other or friend.

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    Drinking Games for Two {Wine, Beer, and More}

    Drinking games are usually played with more than two people. These games are designed to make a party interesting or to break the over drinking rule with a set of different rules. However, not everyone wants to play these games to get drunk. Some people want to just have fun and with only their significant […]

  • The best overnight oats in a jar recipes will not only give you a good breakfast but a healthy breakfast that you can take on the go.


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    Best Overnight Oats in a Jar Recipes

    Overnight oats in a jar are a great way to have a delicious breakfast waiting for you when you wake up in the morning. These recipes for overnight oats in a jar are simple. All you need is a jar of oats and some healthy liquids. The most popular recipes include oats, milk, and yogurt […]

  • DIY spring wreath ideas help bring a little taste of the season to your front porch in the best and easiest way possible.

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    Spring Wreath Ideas for Your Front Door

    When looking for seasonal decor, most people turn to the wreath. The wreath is a piece that can be changed with the seasons and remain up all year long. Spring is here, and it’s time to use some spring wreath ideas. The best spring wreath ideas include using plenty of flowers or just a few […]

  • Let's face it, quotes for boys are not quite the same as quotes for girls. They just need to hear something a little different sometimes!


    Quotes for Boys Room

    I’m crazy about quotes. You just never know when hearing just the right thing will cheer someone up or totally change their day. Recently I shared with you some great quotes for kids to motivate them. Today I wanted to share some quotes that are a little different. Unlike sarcastic quotes, or quotes about changes […]

  • Baby shower ideas for boys will help you throw the ultimate baby shower and may even end up with you being tasked with throwing more than just one party.

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    Baby Shower Ideas for Boys

    Throwing a baby shower for someone or for yourself can get a little crazy. Like other parties, you’ll need decor, snacks, games, and gifts. On the bright side, everything is a bit easier during a baby shower because the theme is already picked out for you. If the expecting mother is having a boy, then […]

  • Lose weight, stay fit, and eat healthy with the help of fat burning smoothies that can replace a meal like breakfast, lunch or dinner.


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    Fat Burning Smoothies for Dinner

    Smoothies are a great way to feel full, stay healthy and lose weight all at once. Combining natural ingredients into a blender and turning them into a meal is also very easy. Fat burning smoothies come in many different flavors. That variety means everyone can find a smoothie they like and use it to lose […]

  • The best Whole30 recipes help you start better eating habits and in turn a healthier body, better attitude and the body you’ve been wanting.

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    Best Whole30 Recipes: Ultimate List of 70+ Recipes

    It’s a common thought that to start or quit a bad habit you need about 30 days. You need 30 days of consistently replacing that bad habit with the new, better, habit. It’s this idea that helped create the Whole30 diet program. The program is not a lifelong diet but instead, a jump-start to a […]

  • Sure, Netflix is great, but there are also a lot of the best feel good movies on Amazon Prime. Free 2 day shipping isn't the only great feature of Prime!


    Best Feel Good Movies on Amazon Prime

    Streaming movies, music, and other entertainment has become pretty much “standard” for many people. More and more of us are going cable free and just getting our entertainment from streaming sources like Netflix, Hulu, Roku, Amazon Prime, Google Chromecast, Apple TV, and more. It seems like everyday there is a new system or service that […]

  • Quotes about surrounding yourself with happiness is about more than just getting by, it's a lifestyle change that can really pay off over time.


    Quotes About Surrounding Yourself with Happiness

    We can all use a little more happiness in our daily lives. These quotes about surrounding yourself with happiness can make a difference in all kinds of situations. Some days we all need a little pick up and these quotes are perfect for doing just that! It can be hard to keep a positive attitude. […]

  • Gluten free bread machine ideas can help let you enjoy the fresh scents and tastes of many different types of bread without worrying about the side effects.

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    Gluten Free Bread Machine Recipes to Bake

    When it comes to making bread, no one has the time. The issue with not having the time means you miss out on tasting freshly baked bread. Thanks to technology, a bread machine has given the gift of fresh bread to the masses. The machine mixes and kneads the dough and then let the dough […]

  • Use your knowledge of wine pairings to come up with some of the best easy appetizers for wine during your next wine party.


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    Easy Appetizers for Wine Parties

    A wine party is basically just a party that is thrown with the primary goal of sharing wine. This is your chance to show off your excellent wine etiquette to your friends. However, there are a few things you’ll need in order to have an impressive wine party. Most importantly, you’ll need the wine, that’s […]

  • Whole30 dinner recipes will help you press the reset button on your eating habits for the new year and for any other time of year.


    Whole30 Dinner Recipes for Weight Loss

    The start of a new year usually means the start of a new diet, and that’s not a problem. The problem is when we try to go at it too strong, too fast, ultimately setting ourselves up for failure. Luckily there are plenty of diet plans that actually work and help us ease into a […]

  • The best quotes for kids are the kind that motivate them, inspire them, and help them use their brain! These are some great ones to get you started!


    Quotes for Kids to Motivate Them

    We have all been there. We hit a wall, we can’t go any further, we need some motivation! What you might be surprised to know is that kids have the same issues. One of the best ways to motivate kids is with some great quotes! These quotes for kids will help you motivate and inspire […]

  • Finding the best travel destinations for skiing requires a little work and research every year and may require you to visit new locations year after year.

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    Best Travel Destinations for Skiing in the USA

    Living in Southern California means that options for skiing are pretty limited. Winter weather in California has been hit or miss as of late, and that limits us even further. However, limits will not stop my family from traveling for a great ski trip. All we need to do is find the best travel destinations […]

  • Celebrate Chinese New Year with some great tasting foods that all have different meanings in the year to come and experience something new.

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    Chinese New Year Food and Recipes

    Chinese New Year is all about traditions in the Chinese culture. Starting with the day Chinese New Year falls on and ending with the foods and activities. The date always changes because it’s decided by using the traditional Chinese lunisolar calendar. What that means is the date depends on both the moon phase and the […]

  • If you know you’re having a girl you’ll need some baby shower ideas for girls to throw a memorable shower and we’ve got your back.

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    Baby Shower Ideas for Girls for a Memorable Baby Shower

    Congratulations, if you’re here, you’re either having a baby girl or know someone who is, and that’s awesome. This is such an exciting time for you, and surely a lot is running through your head. One way we help each other get prepared for parenthood is by throwing a baby shower. These baby shower ideas […]

  • You will need both discipline and an incredible attention span for when you do find the best ways to make money from home.

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    Ways to Make Money at Home

    One fateful day years ago I met a woman named Amy Barseghian. Amy and I talked a lot about our shared interests, passions, and goals and she would change my life forever. Only a year later I became a full-time writer for Amy and her website. I had found one of the best ways to […]

  • The list of things to do in Carlsbad in 2017 is really starting to stack up! The craft beer influence from San Diego county is rubbing off on Carlsbad.

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    Things to do in Carlsbad in 2017 for Beer Lovers

    Carlsbad, California is a city north of San Diego but south of Los Angeles and recently is has been building a reputation for it’s craft beer scene. While there were plenty of things to do in Carlsbad in the past, 2017 is looking like it’s going to be a good year. There is currently a […]

  • Eating gluten free was a pain at first, but now that I’ve found gluten free chocolate chip cookies recipes I feel whole again.

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    Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipes

    The best gluten free chocolate chip cookies recipes make you forget you’re eating with a dietary restriction. Sometimes they are so good you don’t even know they are gluten free. After all, isn’t the goal to feel normal again? When living with a dietary allergy, eating things like cookies or cakes without fear of the […]

  • It’s easy to find Disney quotes about friendship in everything they do. From books to movies, songs to theme park rides, the inspiration is everywhere.

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    Disney Quotes About Friendship

    There are only a few things that I consider myself to be a fan of but only one thing that I am an absolute fanatic about; Disney. Disney inspires me in many different ways and has helped shape the way I see things. One of the ways Disney inspires me is in my friendships. Disney […]

  • We are all getting ready to ring in the new year. These quotes will help you get the year started off on the right foot! Cheers to a new year!


    Quotes to Ring in the New Year

    As we conclude 2016 and prepare to ring in the new year I’m sure we all have a mixed bag of emotions. I wouldn’t be so bold as to proclaim 2016 the worst year in history but it has been rather tough for a lot of folks. Instead of looking back of the struggles we’ve […]

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    New Years Eve Outfits for the Perfect Look

    2017 is quickly approaching. That means we will be looking for some new goals and resolutions, preparing for tax season, and of course…planning a killer New Years Eve celebration. Part of that perfect New Years Eve is the outfit. Without the perfect New Years Eve Outfits who will know how much fun we are?!? Everyone […]

  • Carrie Fisher, Princess Leia has passed away and while we have lost a talented soul we at least have Princess Leia quotes to remember.

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    Princess Leia Quotes to Remember

    Princess Leia had a profound role to play in the future of women in movies. As she took an active lead up against the talents of Harrison Ford and the like, she shined through. Some would say that Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia was a turning point for more than just the genre, but for […]

  • Gluten free beer bread recipes help me enjoy one of my favorite types of quick bread without worrying about my gluten allergy.

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    Gluten Free Beer Bread Recipes

    Beer bread has been around for quite some time and is an excellent way to enjoy such a delicious treat. Usually, the recipes are very easy and don’t take long at all. The best part is, the flavor of the best beer bread will impress everyone who tries it. For me, I had to find […]

  • Save some money and find some things to do in San Francisco for free that are just as fun as the most expensive outings around.

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    Things to Do in San Francisco For Free

    Finding things to do in San Francisco for free may at first feel impossible. However, if you look more closely you will find they are available. Just because San Francisco is known for being an expensive place to live doesn’t mean everyone here is loaded. But in the city of love, art, hipsters, and technology, […]

  • Wine etiquette is meant to help you enjoy your glass of wine even more than you already do and has nothing to do with becoming a snob.

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    Wine Etiquette Tips and Ideas to Enjoy Each Glass

    Drinking wine is a hobby of mine, and over the years I’ve learned a bit about the best way to drink. These best wine etiquette tips will give you an idea of how to have the best wine drinking experience. The great part is that there are guidelines for both reds and whites. Follow wine […]

  • Try some of the easiest gluten free desserts to stay healthy and fight that sweet tooth all while keeping in line with your diet restrictions.

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    Gluten Free Desserts to Devour

    There are times when living with a gluten allergy makes you feel like you’re overly restricted in terms of eating. Desserts are especially hard because most of them are pastries that need gluten in some way to keep their form. There are gluten free desserts that are just as good, if not better than the […]

  • There are ways you can become a wine connoisseur, all you need is a pinky to raise and a few of the best wine tasting tips to get you through.

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    Wine Tasting Tips you Need to Know

    My wife and I drink wine regularly but by no means consider ourselves wine snobs. While we may not be able to taste wine with the best of them, we have picked up a few wine tasting tips along the way. Passing these tips on to you is our way of helping others enjoy wine. […]

  • Take advantage of all the gluten free diet benefits today and live a happier, healthier life. It's easier than you think to be healthy.

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    Gluten Free Diet Benefits to Consider

    Some diets help you lose weight, others help live longer, and still others help you stay alive in general. For some, a gluten free diet is one of the latter. However, gluten free diet benefits have spread to other people as well; even those without a gluten allergy are noticing the benefits of removing this […]

  • Eating out at fast food restaurants doesn't have to be bad for you, check out these Healthy Chick fil a Menu Items for inspiration!

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    Healthy Chick fil a Menu Items

    When you think fast food you might get nervous for your diet. It can be hard to balance a healthy diet and eating out, especially when it comes to fast food restaurants. Instead of worrying about what you can eat, skipping a meal, or blowing your whole day on one meal, choose from these healthy […]

  • It's hard to know how to react when neighbors are rude. I'm here to show you that you're not alone and that it's okay if it makes you feel snarky!

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    When Neighbors Are Rude

    Most of us will have neighbors at some time or another in our life. If you are lucky enough to make it through life without ever encountering neighbors you should count yourself extremely lucky. When neighbors are rude it puts you in a really tough spot. For me, that tough spot is figuring out how […]

  • Now that I've pulled out the Christmas decorations and got started shopping for the big day, it's time to pull out those holiday cookie recipes.

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    50+ Holiday Cookie Recipes

    Holiday cookie recipes are one of my favorite parts of the holidays. Yea, they require a bit of work but the reward is so sweet that I just can’t say no. In fact, baking holiday cookies is probaby the best part of the holidays. Now that the internet has been around for a few years, […]

  • Palm Springs Holiday Events Festival of Lights

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    Palm Springs Holiday Events 2016

    Day trips are an easy way for my family to get our sense of travel fullfilled even when we don’t have time to take a “real” trip. One of the places we love to visit is Palm Springs, California. We also find that traveling to Palm Springs holiday events make the trip even more worth […]

  • The best time management tips will help keep you on track, focused, and functioning at the best of your abilities! Use these tips to be successful.

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    Best Time Management Tips

    The best time management tips will help you get stuff done. Gone are the days of floundering about, purposeless and overwhelmed. You can get confident and successful in anything you put your mind to with these tips and tricks. Time management is a skill that can totally transform your work and personal life. The best […]

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