Happy October!

Fall is in full swing, and often with crisper temperatures and the changing of the leaves (along with all the extra caffeine from those Pumpkin Spice Lattes), comes the urge to get organized and figure out fresh solutions for maximizing our time before the real craziness sets in.

After all….the holiday season is right around the corner!

And that’s exactly why October at LWSL is all about bringing you some bright ideas for fall! Our articles this month are focused on finding clever solutions to make the most of your time, so that you can feel more productive and less overwhelmed.

Here’s the breakdown of what you’ll find in this month’s issue:

HOME 101

Be sure check out our essential guide to Stay Organized All Season Long, then add a little Halloween flair with help from our Spooky & Simple Halloween Ideas (That Take 15 Minutes or Less!) . You also won’t want to miss our detailed masterplan for How to Take Control of Your Laundry, as well as our easy tutorial for How to Remove Almost Any Stain and our simple guide to 10 Essential Pantry Staples to Always Keep on Hand.


This month’s recipes are all about FALL, starting with our ridiculously easy and utterly delicious 5 Ingredient Pear Tart.  Keto fans definitely won’t want to miss our Garlic Butter Shrimp with Zoodles (Ready in Less Than 20 Minutes!), while pumpkin lovers will go crazy for our 5 Ingredient Pumpkin Muffins and our oh-so-easy Pumpkin Spice Cookie Dip. Finally, both our freezer-to-crockpot  Buffalo Chicken Soup or our Butternut Squash Lasagna are sure to be a hit!


On the money front, we’ve got some great solutions for getting your finances in order, starting with Bargain vs. Splurge—When to Save & When to Pay More. If you’re a home owner, you’ll NEED to read Is Your Home Ready to Sell–20+ Tips for Dramatically Increasing the Value of Your Home. We’ve also got some practical tips for How to Think Like a Millionaire as well as 7 Lies People in Debt Tell Themselves. (Are you guilty?)


This month’s life section is all about clever solutions for some of your biggest problems, starting with How to Make Friends as a Grownup and Is Your Marriage Normal? 8 Ways to Tell.  If you’re in need of calm, you’ll definitely want to check out 5 Ways to Simplify Your Life Right Now, and if you’re hoping to keep your family healthier this fall, definitely don’t miss How to Illness Proof Your Home.

All-in-all, it’s an issue jam-packed with incredible content designed to help you create simple solutions to some of your biggest struggles.

As always, I’d love to hear what articles have resonated most with you! Feel free to reach out at ruth@ruthsoukup.com, or message me on Instagram!

Here’s to a solution-filled October!

xoxo, Ruth

P.S. Don’t forget to download your 2019 Holiday Planner–it’s free, but only for a limited time!

The leaves are falling, and our October Issue is all about finding bright ideas for fall! Our articles this month are focused on finding clever solutions for your home, relationships, and finances so that you can feel more productive and less overwhelmed. #fall #autumn #october #hometips #relationshiptips #financialtips #moneytips #relationships #fallinspiration #homeinspiration #recipes #ketorecipes

Ruth Soukup
Ruth Soukup is dedicated to helping people everywhere create a life they love by follwing their dreams and achieving their biggest goals. She is the host of the wildly popular Do It Scared podcast, as well as the founder of Living Well Spending Less® and Elite Blog Academy®. She is also the New York Times bestselling author of six books, including Do It Scared®: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Obstacles, and Create a Life You Love, which was the inspiration for this book. She lives in Florida with her husband Chuck, and 2 daughters Maggie & Annie.
Ruth Soukup