While watching my daughter play in an Amazon box that was just delivered, I had flashbacks as a child of "transforming" boxes into whatever my imagination and heart desired. This is where my urge to create something for my sweet girl came in to play. It's been so long since I've tapped in to my … Continue reading The Pennyless Playhouse
When we choose to live a minimalist lifestyle, we talk about all the things we've removed from our home and lives, all the space we have, and how we've decluttered every thing we could get our hands on. But what few talk about is the things we replace all that unwanted and unnecessary clutter with. … Continue reading Filling your cup back up
The battle of letting go of the hurt and pain that this world lays upon us is hard. The bad is so easily consumed and hard to let go. Our mind begins to fill up with unnecessary thoughts, our judgment begins to fade into cloudiness, and our attitude and temperament are jeopardized. Lately, my life … Continue reading Decluttering the Negativity
Let me first start off by saying how much I loathe tea and love coffee. I could be that black drink's spokesperson, I'm so fond of it. But Saturday, that all changed. For the past few months my self-esteem has taken a turn for the worst (because let's be real, looking like I'm 3 months … Continue reading So long, coffee!
Over the past few weeks my husband and I have been gathering everything we no longer needed and started planning our yard sale. Knowing I had to have a good amount of items to bring a good turn out, motivated me to only keep what's necessary (although there's still more decluttering that could be done). … Continue reading Tips for a Successful Yard Sale
It's been a little over 2 days since my phone decided to take a quick dive in to my coffee and has been in ICU (aka a bag of rice) ever since.. I'm not sure if it will make it through but i have hope, only because I don't want to have to pay for a replacement. But … Continue reading Unplanned Phone Detox
I was hoping this day wouldn't come. The day where I aimlessly stare at everything we own and have serious doubts about me becoming a minimalist. Oh but I so desperately need it. I slowly feel my motivation slipping away with every room I stand in. The rooms that are overfilled with stuff that we … Continue reading Declutter Block