minimalism and small space living · Uncategorized

How Almost Moving Made Me Finally Appreciate What I Already Had

I have wanted to move out of our 1500 square foot, 1960s ranch house for years. You know how they say, “The grass is always greener…”? Well, from my view, those beautiful, large, brand new homes had Emerald freaking grass. Only like, two feet of it–because the yards were so tiny–but I digress. With 4… Continue reading How Almost Moving Made Me Finally Appreciate What I Already Had

Modern Housewife · Productivity · Routines and Schedules

Determining Your Values and Priorities and Setting Life Goals

Would You Leave for a Trip Without Knowing Where You Were Going? What if I told you I was sending you on a long vacation, but I won’t tell you where you are going until you get there? I could be sending you skiing or hiking through the hills of Pennsylvania, sightseeing through Europe, or… Continue reading Determining Your Values and Priorities and Setting Life Goals

Routines and Schedules

This Simple Morning Routine Will Set You Up For a Stress-Free Day

What if I told you that what you do in the first 2 hours of your day can either make your day more stressful or calmer and more productive? It’s totally true! I know that if I get myself and the kids dressed and ready for the day first thing in the morning, I feel… Continue reading This Simple Morning Routine Will Set You Up For a Stress-Free Day