Author: Melanie Scroggins

5 Things to Remember for Staying Motivated

5 Things to Remember for Staying Motivated

Most of us are always looking for different ways of staying motivated. With work and school and all other things that inundate our lives on a daily basis, it’s no wonder we give up on side projects and hobbies for Netflix. I am guilty of […]

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 2 – Adaptability

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 2 – Adaptability

This week, we’re talking about Adaptability: what it is, where it came from, and how it affects us. My guests today are Liz Wilcox and my husband, Jeremy. We talk about different experiences of adaptability including childhood expectations and hiking the Appalachian Trail.

Mine Space Over Coffee, BONUS Ep 1 – Whitney Full Interview

Mine Space Over Coffee, BONUS Ep 1 – Whitney Full Interview

I received a lot of great feedback from my interview with Whitney. The conversation of sexual assault is extremely important to have no matter the medium. I want to be sure you had the opportunity to l listen to the whole Monty if you’re interested.

Adaptability: The Ability to Adjust to All Life Brings

Adaptability: The Ability to Adjust to All Life Brings

As humans, we’re adaptable by nature. In our not too far off past, our adaptability helped us to survive. To survive. Not to make ourselves feel less lousy or because we knew it was important to “get over it” but because our very lives depended […]

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 1 – Voice

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 1 – Voice

What kind of voice do you have? In a day and age when there are so many humans walking around and making noise, it can be hard to hear our own voices. We’re talking about what our voice is to us and why it matters. We also have two lovely guests on the show this week.

The Importance of Recognizing and Using Your Voice

The Importance of Recognizing and Using Your Voice

In a world of seven billion voices, it’s easy to go unheard. As strange as it sounds, we sometimes forget to listen to our own voices in the mix.     When I first started college, I was a wreck (insert the “mhms” and “me […]

Mine Space Over Coffee – Episode 0

The podcast is here! Listen to Mine Space Over Coffee Episode 0.

Learning to Live In a Smaller Space and Embrace the Difference

Learning to Live In a Smaller Space and Embrace the Difference

One of the biggest questions full-time RVers or tiny homeowners get asked is how they live in a smaller space.   How do you fit all your stuff? Don’t you miss all the room?      Sure, there are things I think about that I […]

Easy Ways to Reduce Household Waste and Save Money

Easy Ways to Reduce Household Waste and Save Money

With all the different ways to save money out there, it can be hard to find ways to easily do it yourself. I’ve made a small list of easy ways to reduce waste at home and save money.

3 Surprising Benefits of Living Without a Smartphone

3 Surprising Benefits of Living Without a Smartphone

Six months ago, I decided to live without a smartphone. That’s right, I got rid of it and bought a much simpler phone. Here are the unexpected things I’ve noticed in my life.