Are we the only ones who have a huge amount of paper to toss every week? I have recently looked into our stash of paper going out and it is unreal. We need to work on reducing that. To do so, I found three easy things to do. Receive your mail online A… Read More How to lower your paper waste.
Are you a stay-at-home mom and want to wear yoga pants and t-shirts everyday? So was I, until I woke up one morning and completely changed my mindset. I’ll explain to you what happened and why I think YOU should get ready every morning too. The story behind it I recently became a stay-at-home mom… Read More Why this mom decided to get ready everyday
Are you trying to quit sugar but have a hard time to go cold turkey (quitting it all at once)? When I decided to quit sugar I knew it would be a hard journey, and it is. I am still not completely sugar free, but I am trying. And every time I replace a sugary… Read More How to easily cut down on sugar
Before we decided to try for a baby, we put our apartment up for sale. Just because we never thought we would be able to have a baby or toddler in this home. About three months later, we fell pregnant. That’s now over 2 years ago and we still live in the same apartment. And… Read More Can you have kids in a one-bedroom apartment?
When you want to declutter, it is often hard to begin. What do you start with and how do you determine what to keep? I have a few tips on where to start. When I decided to declutter I started by reading the book of Mari Kondo: ‘The life changing magic of tidying… Read More Where to start when you want to declutter
Ever since we started to budget better and to work on a more frugal life, I have changed my grocery shopping. I wanted to buy items I could use in multiple recipes. So now I always have a few items on hand to make sure I can make a meal from scratch. There are… Read More 10 items I always have in my pantry
Guest post by Laura Rahel When you’re deciding to live a more intentional life and you begin simplifying your home, hobbies can fall into an uncertain category. On one hand, many hobbies can increase your quality of life. On the other, they can take up a lot of your time, energy, and money and they… Read More A Guide to Minimalism with Hobbies by Laura
Something that has come up in my Pinterest and Instagram feeds a lot lately is reducing waste. I have always been aware of the fact that I threw away too much. Especially when it comes to food. But where do you start? These are a few things I did in my very early stages of… Read More Simple ways to start reducing waste
I cannot believe I have to think about gift ideas for my son’s second birthday already! Whenever someone said kids grow so fast and you have to enjoy every moment, I thought it was just a saying. But I learned it is very true. My little baby boy was just born and now… Read More Gift ideas for a 2-year old boy
Whenever I run out of money for the month I have a few go-to meals that are easy, nutritious and cheap. One of my favourites is beans and rice. It is a healthy meal and has no added sugar, which is another plus. So, here is my version of beans and rice! Ingredients 1 large… Read More Nutritious, low budget meals – beans and rice