Minimalist tips for using StitchFix

Minimalist tips for using StitchFix

About a year ago, I decided to try out this fun shopping service a bunch of my blogger friends were talking about. It was July after all, and since my birthday is on the 29th (and I’m a Leo), I like to celebrate my birthday all month long. So why not start with...
Create a morning routine

Create a morning routine

It’s 7:45 am. You open your eyes and try to blink the sleep out of them. In an attempt to get to the bathroom, you try to roll over, but can’t. There are kids piled on your bed, blocking you in. Irritated, you lie there, thinking about how you really need...
What does a capsule wardrobe look like?

What does a capsule wardrobe look like?

Some years ago, I ventured into the world of minimalism and it affected every single part of my life. One area that’s been delightfully impacted has been my wardrobe. Before, it was a cluttered mess. I bought clothes on a whim, often when they were on clearance....

How finding my style helped simplify my wardrobe

A few years ago, I approached a good friend and asked her if she’d be willing to help me hone my style, which at the time could best  be described as “minimalist frumpy”. You see, she always looks AMAZING and I knew that if anyone could help, it was...
The Benefits of Keeping A Journal

The Benefits of Keeping A Journal

Have you ever had a journal with lovely smooth paper, a favorite writing pen, and a quiet spot to write to your hearts content? There’s nothing like the feeling of words flowing out of you and onto paper. Add a cup of tea and maybe some scrumptious chocolate and you...
Just Add Water (or How I Wash My Hair)

Just Add Water (or How I Wash My Hair)

My husband is a paramedic. And thanks to the TV show, Grimm, he can now say he also plays one on TV. Last year, my friend told us out about a company that hires extras for shows and movies in our area, so my husband applied. And now he sometimes gets hired to be...