Anyone raising a child can relate to how challenging it can be to keep their room clutter-free and organized. When I was pregnant two years ago, my husband and I were quickly overwhelmed with the amount of things that came with a baby.
We wandered the aisles of Target, for what seemed liked hours, trying to figure out what we needed. Little did we know that we weren’t prepared for everything…
These monthly inspiration posts are used to encourage others or to express how I’ve been motivated lately. May has been a great month, but also a busy month.
This is my first post since the end of April and although I love writing, there are times when we need to follow our heart and sometimes it’s not an easy thing to do.
“There is more to life than simply increasing its speed.” – Ghandi
These monthly inspiration posts are used to encourage others or to express how I’ve been motivated lately. April was a great month and I was motivated by slowness. What I mean by slowness, is its pace.
Busy, busy, busy…
Run, run, run…
Walk fast, walk fast…
Check to-do lists…
Check emails, Facebook, calendars…
Clean this, organize that, repeat…
Go here, go there, go everywhere…
Whoa! Stop and slow the frick down!
Does this sound familiar?
“Every day is Earth Day.”
46 years ago, Earth Day was born. It’s a day dedicated to recognizing environmental issues and taking action to help relieve them. The importance of this day shouldn’t be held on one day of the year, it should be a part of our daily lives.
These monthly inspiration posts are used to encourage others or to express how I’ve been motivated lately. March was a great month and I want to inspire others to offer their skills through volunteering.
It would be a lie if I told you that simple living solves all your problems. It doesn’t remove all worry, stress, or anxiety. It’s not a life of perfection. Continue reading
Minimalism – what is it? This is a question I’ve been asked when I talk about my choice of simple living. Before hearing about this type of lifestyle, I only thought of minimalism and how it applied to art design or method.
But what exactly is a minimalist lifestyle?
“Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.”
― C. JoyBell C.
These monthly inspiration posts are used to encourage others or to express how I’ve been motivated lately. February was a great month for me and this month I want to inspire others to utilize their courage.
Clearing out clutter isn’t always easy because the mess may belong to someone else. This all-too-common problem happens when families try to minimize heaps of items in the home. And one of these challenges occurs when parents become empty nesters.