“Christmas magic is silent. You don’t hear it – you feel it, you know it, you believe it.”-Unknown While Christmas is the most magical and special time of the year, it can also be the most greedy when you have kids. Have you ever noticed that all of a sudden, every commercial that comes on… Read More The “One Gift To Santa” Tradition To Try This Christmas With Your Kids
“May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve.”-The Keele Deal Can you believe December is here? The holidays are in full swing and the calendars are starting to fill up! When the holiday season rolls around each year, life can get a little crazy with all of the things… Read More 5 Tips For Having A Calm & Peaceful Holiday Season
“Let our lives be full of both thanks & giving.” When you think of Thanksgiving, what comes to your mind? Do you instantly think of the delicious turkey you will eat? Or does your mind go directly to the people you will be spending the beautiful holiday with? For me, the first thing I think… Read More 5 Ways To Have A Minimalist Thanksgiving
“Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of anything that distracts us from it.” – Joshua Becker When I first started looking into the concept of minimalism, I knew I wanted to make a change in my life and the way of life intrigued me. *This post contains… Read More What Is Minimalism?
“Keep calm and jingle on.” Okay, so have you ever seen those Christmas movies on TV where one person is obsessed and has tubs of decorations in their storage unit? Yep. That’s me. When you walk into our storage unit, about 95% of the containers in there are Christmas decorations that I have accumulated or… Read More 3 Tips For Decorating For The Holidays As A Minimalist
“Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures…”-Lewis Carroll, ‘Alice In Wonderland.” *This post contains affiliate links!* When it comes to the holidays and birthdays, it can be a challenge to keep a decluttered and organized home. For us, my daughter is so incredibly loved and friends and family… Read More 8 Gift Ideas For Kids That Aren’t Toys
“I’d rather have extra space and extra time than extra stuff.”- Francine Jay For as long as I can remember, books have been a part of me. I can honestly say that there is never a day where I am not reading a book. *This post contains affiliate links* As often as I can, I… Read More 5 Books To Inspire Your Journey To A More Simple And Minimalist Life
“Hygge: A ritual where one can find enjoyment and comfort in life’s simple pleasures.” – Calm Hygge, pronounced hoo-guh, is a Danish term for a feeling. It is the concept of creating a cozy atmosphere in your home and a feeling of contentment and happiness. *This post contains affiliate links* Basically, my life goals. Since… Read More 5 Ways You Can Bring Hygge Into Your Home This Fall!
“I don’t say no because I am SO busy. I say no because I don’t want to be so busy.” – Be More With Less As someone who has had anxiety for as long as I can remember, peace was a word that just wasn’t in my vocabulary. I so desperately wanted to find an… Read More Finding Peace In Simplicity and Living With Less
“Care less about what you own, care more about how you live.” Simple living has changed me. Embracing a simple and minimalist lifestyle has changed me as a person in so many ways. It has made me a different wife, mother, daughter and friend. *This post contains affiliate links* I can honestly say that before… Read More How Simple Living Has Changed Me As A Mother