What happens if I try to make my life more simply?
What happens if I try to live my life on purpose?
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When Simple Saturday readers email me, a common problem they share with me is that they are wanting to simplify their home but their spouse is less excited about it. I have some thoughts on this I hope will help those struggling with this . . . . MOTIVATE WHO THEY ARE RATHER […]
I was sitting at the table reciting our upcoming family schedule like a drill sergeant. There was my two-and-half-year-old son running around the table, my year old daughter throwing a fit over everything she could think of and my husband with zero expression on his face. He put down his lunch, looked me in the […]
Before I ever considered myself a ‘minimalist’ I had some notions about what the word meant. It means someone who lives in an almost empty house. Their home is clad in white and stainless steel and dotted with chairs and furniture that have clean asymmetrical lines. They are probably well off and they spend their […]
What is hygge? My bestie recently remodelled her kitchen and moved some furniture in her living room. I plunked down on her couch and shouted ‘your couch is hygge now!‘ (pronounced hoo-guh, by the way). Her couch used to be in front of the big living room window and now it was perpendicular to it […]
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I while back I wrote a post called ‘Advice For New Parents’. I felt helpful passing on these brain turds concocted by obsessive goggling, trial and error, and hand-me downs from other moms. Now I can sum up all my advice in one sentence. As a new mom and felt fairly validated by my happy, […]
Being pregnant in the summer with a posterior baby means I pretty much live on this yoga ball…in front of the AC unit. The photo op made me realize my kids need hair cuts. I cut Levi’s hair a couple times a year. It has evolved over three years from me snipping some long ends […]
After eight months of eating gluten and dairy free so I could breastfeed my baby girl with food sensitivities I got the go ahead from the doc to wean her onto an enriched dairy-free milk substitute (I’m using enriched rice milk to which I add colostrum, vitamin D and fluoride drops). IThe long wait is over. Tomorrow night (her first birthday!) […]
Simple doesn’t mean ‘less of everything’. It means less of the distractions. Less of the excess. Less of what doesn’t truly matter to you (but for a host of reasons, you let it into your home and your life). Choosing simple is picking the best and leaving the rest. But there is always a choice […]