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We have been purging our house since January 2015 (even if we felt like we aren’t very good at it). Though we’ve gotten rid of over a dozen truckloads, I still feel like I’ve been failing at ‘minimalism’ because of this one room…. The kitchen. I do feel exhausted with this space. It is our main living […]
Maybe we shouldn’t even ask ourselves ‘what if I need this one day?’. Maybe we should ask ‘what will do I if I ever find that I need it and don’t have it?’
Parenting books that changed my mothering, your future self, #MayOnPurpose Instagram challenge. Episode 21
Three parenting books and why I loved them, how to support your “future self” (a lesson from your nerdy life coach (me!)), connect with me on Instagram in the Photo a Day challenge ++ simple family ++ My parenting has been all over the map in my humble 8 years of doing it. I […]
Motherhood is a game you are thrown into without experience. Even if you have been around kids a lot it is different when they are ALWAYS THERE, kicking you in the face at 3am, asking for pancakes at 5am, fighting with their sibling from the time their eyes open….it’s just a lot that is new and […]
Hello Simple on Purpose Friends! I am trying something new to give us a chance to interact with one another on Instagram (find me on Instagram). I’m hosting the #MayOnPurpose instagram photo a day challenge! Have you done one before? I have and this is why I love them: They help us be more […]
How to ‘create space’ when you are a mom with side hustle, decluttering kids’ stuff, how to start family meetings, how to be more creative without it feeling like a chore. Welcome to a bonus Q+A episode of Simple Saturdays . I am sharing the As to some of your Qs. LIFE ON […]
There is a cliche saying ‘get comfortable with discomfort’ A few years ago I would roll my eyes at this saying that OBVIOUSLY does not apply to me. Now this saying is like a daily reminder about how I want to LIVE life. About four years ago it hit me that I was living […]
Years ago I was standing in my cluttered basement [Related: Basement Before and After]. As I was standing around boxes and piles of thoughtless purchases and random items I had moved across the province, I mourned for the life I had been living. I could see it was so far from the life I desired […]
Productivity and practical tips for moms, decluttering with kids, when goals and habits don’t work ++ what do you think? ++ Before we jump in, I want to remind you guys about the Reader Feedback Survey. I want to thank the handful of you that have already done this – and remind the other (thousands) […]
AKA: Why setting goals isn’t enough As I have been on this ‘purposeful living’ journey for the past five years I have dug a lot into PRODUCTIVITY. I have worked on changing habits, setting goals, making new habits, taking action. In general, getting ISH DONE! Why productivity is important in motherhood Many of us […]