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
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
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
One of the first things I did when I started simplifying is emptying my closet. I had learned about the capsule wardrobe and Project333 (Look those up if you don’t know it! It’s quite interesting!), but I just wasn’t ready to go that drastic. So I followed a few steps to downsize my closet, and… Read More How to downsize your clothes collection
I have read many, many posts about minimalism and children. I was wondering whether it would be beneficial for them to live in a more minimalistic home with less toys. And I found a few reasons why it will help them. One of the first ways to start simplifying the life of your kids is… Read More Why your child needs less toys
Whenever I have a spare minute (or when I am doing the laundry) I love to watch a documentary. I just love documentaries. There is something about it that keeps me hooked to the screen. It is probably because it really teaches you something. I love that. I don’t like to watch a movie, but… Read More 5 Documentaires that inspire simple living
When I became familiar with minimalism and living a more meaningful and simple life, I struggled to find my way through all the information available out there. There are so many amazing blogs, documentaires and websites but I just couldn’t figure out where to start. But along the way I discoverd a few key things… Read More 7 tips to start living a more meaningful life
I am all for trying to simplify our life. But what does it mean? When is your life simple? I think it is something different for everyone and you need to figure out what it means for you. But what does simple living mean to us? Well, let me explain! Less stuff To… Read More What does simple living mean to us?