There is so much pressure around happiness and trying to be happy, and I think we pursue that and miss the point. We are not on this earth to be happy 100% of the time, negative emotions are extremely valuable information. They are letting you know that something is not aligned properly.
I’ve been gifted this incredible opportunity to start fresh. Call me crazy if you will, but I’m taking it!
So, how do you keep your sanity when you’re insanely busy? It’s incredibly hard for mothers to take time out for themselves when there are others in need, but it is crucial!! You can’t be efficient when you’re running on fumes.
I’m just going to be completely frank here and say that we have a love/hate relationship with our cloth diapers. The things we love about them include: not having to go to the store to get diapers, no diaper rash (J has had one diaper rash his whole life and it was while on vacation, using… Continue reading The 411 on Cloth Diapers
I miss the days of my childhood, when we played with the neighbors till the street lights came on. I have memories of baking mud pies, camping in the back yard, cardboard box race cars, and landscaping oasis’ for familes of ants. (lol, does that last one make me weird?) I guess my point is that we risk robbing our… Continue reading DIY Bring Your Own Fun Box
I think we can all agree that going to yard sales is one of the greatest things ever! There are few things that beat finding the diamond in the rough. But honestly, I think I’ve found something even better… hosting a yard sale! I think other minimalists will totally agree!! Downsizing and making money off the stuff… Continue reading [5 Secrets to] Making Bank at a Yard Sale
So I’ve finally read “The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying “ by Marie Kondo, and I don’t mean to be redundant when I say it was life changing. While I do not agree with her on all points, I do think her method of tidying holds a great deal of weight and is one that should seriously… Continue reading KonMarie for a family of three