My Bliss Wanderess

Just a wanderess in search of my Bliss...

Top 10 Weekend Trips in Michigan to Enjoy this Summer!

Michigan, with its stunning Great Lakes coastline, charming small towns, and vibrant cities, offers a variety of weekend getaway options. Whether you are a nature enthusiast, a history buff, or someone seeking relaxation, Michigan has something for everyone. Here are the top 10 weekend trips in the Great Lakes state! 1. Traverse City Traverse City […]

5 Lazy Girl Self-Care Ideas

Self-care is essential for everyone, but not all of us have the energy or motivation for elaborate routines. If you are someone who prefers minimal effort, don’t worry—you can still pamper yourself without breaking a sweat. Here are five self-care ideas perfect for lazy girls. 1. Take a Luxurious Bath A warm bath can do […]

Top 10 Essential Oils I Use: A Personal Guide

Essential oils have always interested me and I have dabbled in using them throughout the years. Becoming a Mom encouraged me to research and find even more ways to use EOs, in an effort to reduce chemicals in our home. From relaxation to immune support, each oil brings its unique benefits. Here, I share my […]

Navigating Life’s Journey – Becoming a Widow and Single Mom

Becoming a widow and a single mom is a deeply challenging and profoundly transformative experience. The grief, loss, and newfound responsibilities can feel overwhelming, but it’s important to remember that you are not alone on this journey. Here are some thoughts and tips to help navigate this difficult time: Understanding Your Emotions: Grief comes in […]

Ditching Resolutions: Embracing Forward Momentum in 2024

As we bid farewell to 2023 and welcome the dawn of 2024, the familiar chatter of New Year’s resolutions fills the air. Promises to exercise more, eat healthier, save money, and pick up new hobbies dominate conversations. Yet, for many, these resolutions quickly become a source of stress and disappointment. By mid-February, the gym visits […]

Eight Tips for your Toddlers first Flight

Traveling with a toddler can be a daunting prospect, especially when it involves flying for the first time. However, with some preparation and a positive attitude, it can be a rewarding experience for both you and your little one. Here are some tips to help make the journey as smooth as possible: Remember, every toddler […]

My Top 5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

Traveling has always been my dream; wanderlust is in my blood! I want to see so many places but there are a few destinations that stand out above the rest. Each of these places offers unique experiences, stunning sights, and a chance to immerse myself in vibrant cultures. Here are my top 5 bucket list […]

10 Quick Self-Care Tips for Busy Moms

Being a mom is one of the most rewarding jobs, but it’s also one of the busiest! Between managing the household, working, and taking care of the kids, it’s easy to forget about taking care of yourself. However, self-care is crucial to maintaining your health and happiness. Here are ten quick and easy self-care tips […]

Finding Myself in Motherhood: Why I decided to start a Blog

I’ve wanted to start a blog for a long time. In fact, here’s a little secret: I’ve tried before, twice, and both times, I failed. Whether it was a lack of initiative, consistency, or simply not being passionate enough about the topics, my previous attempts fizzled out. Blogging felt unnatural, and I never found a […]