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 […]

Feed a Family With Minimal Fuss

It’s challenging to feed a family of ten. When we go shopping for a week, it takes two people so they can each push a cart. One person mans the list and the other tracks the coupons we’re using. It is pretty amusing watching the cashier’s face and have them ask us if we’re having […]

How to Revive Your Minimalist Mojo

When I began my journey to minimalism two years ago, I thought it would be easy. It felt so great to watch the wide eyes of the Goodwill workers as we carried in yet another load of our belongings. I loved feeling lighter and lighter as our rooms and closets all cleared out. I was […]

Link Love: Clearing Clutter

I came across some great links on clutter this week so I wanted to share them in a sort of wrap up post. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. If you have any clutter clearing links to share, feel free to add them in the comment section. Video Link Love: Extreme […]

Digital Dependence

I’ve been without Internet for the past five days. I would love to be able to say that I decided to take a digital sabbatical as a way to refresh myself. Unfortunately, due to storms and the joys of finicky technology, I was forced to unplug this week. (The picture above is the inside of […]