A Simple Approach to Living With Less

Letting Go of Your Not-So-Favorite Clutter

I was rocking my three year old daughter yesterday afternoon. We were singing and snuggling. As she hugged me as hard as she could, she looked up at me and said: “Mama, I love you sometimes.” I couldn’t help myself and just starting laughing. As the youngest in a household of 10, she often chooses […]

Leaping Into My Blogging Future

I’ve started this post about 20 times in my head. That’s when I know I’ve got something important to say. I really didn’t plan to post here until June 1st, but my mind won’t rest until I get all this out of my head.

Minimalist Moms Favorite Reads This Week

This a collection of my favorite things I’ve read this week. There were so many great reads about Thanksgiving and preparing for the holidays, so this week is all about the holidays. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. A Simple One-Day Thanksgiving Dinner Cooking Timeline by Meg from Minimalist Woman Let […]

Confessions from a Gift-Buying Minimalist

Initially, I thought a minimalist Christmas would be a cinch. Less shopping, more time. Awesome! Surprisingly, I found it has taken so much more thought, reflection, and planning to have a minimalist Christmas. Picking up a basket of candles or a cheap plastic toy on sale was so much easier! My version of a minimalist […]

Sharing the Love and a Peek into the Future

With all the holiday happenings and lots of fun family time, my writing here will be lighter than normal for the next few weeks. Since I’ll be taking a sort of digital sabbatical from blogging here, I wanted to leave with a BIG thank you to everyone that has commented here on Minimalist Moms. It […]