Why I Love the Simple Life

The way I see it, living simply is about filling your daily life with the things that bring you joy and peace, limiting the things that bring you stress, and eliminating the unnecessary. When I am able to find this balance in my life, I find that my soul is filled.

A Simple Halloween Decluttering Trick

A few weeks ago, we got a Halloween costume catalog in the mail. My girls went crazy over it. They probably spent an hour looking at all the choices and picking out their favorites. Then they called me over to show me what they would like to get: Cleopatra, A Movie Star, and a Bollywood Dancer. I believe the total cost was close to $300 for the full costumes. While these costumes were wonderful, I had another idea:

Minimalist Apartment Tour - Garage

Two months ago we sold our 1,800 square foot home and moved into a 1,100 square foot apartment. We gave up about 700 square feet, an unfinished basement, and a backyard. How has our family adapted to our new home?

Minimalist Apartment Tour - Kitchen

Two months ago we sold our 1,800 square foot home and moved into a 1,100 square foot apartment. We gave up about 700 square feet, an unfinished basement, and a backyard. How has our family adapted to our new home?