Summer is soon approaching and it’s exciting to start thinking about how to make the most of it. I’ve decided what my priorities will be during this summer season and it will be focused on spending more time outdoors in the sunshine, and most importantly, creating fun memories with my family.
I love the month of April. It brings spring weather, fragrant flowers, and we get to celebrate an important day – Earth Day. Caring for the earth is our responsibility, just like taking care of our families. The earth provides for us like a mother would, therefore, we have an obligation to take care of our mother earth.
Don’t worry, this post is not going to get political, but rather focus on how important simple living is, so that we can give the earth the love it rightfully deserves.
I never thought I would be rich and I probably never will be in the typical monetary sense of the term. Being rich seems so out-of-reach and untouchable for most folks and it certainly was for me – until I found simplicity. Continue reading
I’ve gone from a work-at-home mom to working a full-time job. It’s the first job I’ve had since my daughter was born 2 1/2 years ago and it’s Continue reading
There’s good news! You don’t need to stress about it when you shop like a minimalist. Here’s how you can make the holidays less worrisome –
It’s been a little over a month since my family and I moved into our rental, since we sold our home. As expected, the whole family went through a small period of adjustment – including our cat, Tiger.
I think Tiger got more comfortable before the rest of us did, but we’ve finally settled in and we’re loving our new home. We weren’t sure how it would feel renting again, but we’re already experiencing some benefits. Here’s what we love about it –
Happiness is a practice. Most days, I wake up and I’m excited to start a new day and see what type of adventure awaits. But, there are those few days when I can be in a funk.
Do you ever feel that way?
Last month, I wrote about my struggle with living in the moment and living with uncertainty. To briefly summarize, my husband and I sold our home and we have until the end of August to move our family. The uncertainty was whether we should move to Colorado or stay in Wisconsin, where we currently live.
After lots of thinking, I’m happy to announce that a final decision has been made…<drum roll, please>….
It’s important to live in the moment. Be present. Don’t ponder the past or fret about the future. Lately, I’ve been struggling with this as I’ve been focusing so much on the future.