How to Declutter Your Home: The Toys

How to Declutter Your Home: The Toys

This is part of a series on decluttering – a fantastic way to increase clarity and focus and decrease stress. Read How to Declutter Your Home: Before You Begin, How to Declutter the Kitchen, How to Declutter the Bedroom, and  How to Declutter the Bathroom. “Ok, kids....
Simple isn’t always frugal

Simple isn’t always frugal

Sometimes, money does buy happiness. Had I uttered these words a few years ago, it would have felt like blasphemy. Living simply played a huge role in getting us out of debt. I was frugal to the core. And yet, I wasn’t. I thought the experience would make me...
5 Tips for Creating a Capsule Wardrobe

5 Tips for Creating a Capsule Wardrobe

My closet and dresser used to overflow with clothing. Much of it didn’t fit well and I only wore a small percentage of it. And to make matters worse, I just kept bringing more in, thinking that more clothes would solve the problem. Wrong. Thankfully, I got wise to the...
How to Declutter Your Home: The Bedroom

How to Declutter Your Home: The Bedroom

This is part of a series on decluttering – a fantastic way to increase clarity and focus and decrease stress. Read How to Declutter Your Home: Before You Begin, How to Declutter the Bathroom, How to Declutter the Kitchen and How to Declutter Toys. When you think about...
How to Prepare Loose Leaf Tea

How to Prepare Loose Leaf Tea

DIY Friday is a weekly post that shares my most recent contribution to diyNatural, an awesome blog designed to help you live naturally and create a sustainable lifestyle. I’ve loved tea for as long as I can remember. Growing up on a farm with “herb &...