A Simple Approach to Living With Less

Rage Against the Mess

Sometimes you just have to get angry! "I can't stand this mess anymore!" "I am so sick of all this junk!" "Enough is enough!" Sound familiar? If you've ever spoken those words or had those feelings, then you are definitely not alone! Often all … [Continue reading]

In Search of the Christmas Spirit

Yesterday I spent about six hours baking all kinds of holiday goodies. From lemon bars to Rolo thumbprints to all kinds of cookies in between, we cooked and taste tested our hearts out. Today the kids and I are watching a Christmas movie … [Continue reading]

Minimalist Moms Favorite Reads This Week

This a collection of my favorite things I've read this week. Several of them this week focus on the upcoming holidays. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. Make Christmas Clutter Free with Consumable Gifts by Jessie Leigh at Money Saving … [Continue reading]

Clear Priorities: When Reality Scares You Straight

My husband had a health scare this week. He'd probably tell you it's nothing. In fact, he'd kill me if I shared the details here so I won't. Big deal or not, it was enough to shake me up to the point that little else seemed important to me. Isn't … [Continue reading]

Blessed by Clutter

I'm reposting this in honor of Thanksgiving Day today. Whether you're celebrating this holiday today or not, take a moment to look around you and count your blessings. Have an awesome day! Today I’m thankful for my mess. I’m thankful for my … [Continue reading]