Dear Minimalists, Some People Need the Stuff. There, I said it.
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Dear Minimalists, Some People Need the Stuff. There, I said it.

When I first started my minimalist journey, I was hanging out in a lot of minimalism centered Facebook groups and one of the big conversations that would stir within these groups were frustrations with family members who would buy gifts for them or request gifts. Since we’re inching closer to Christmas time as I write…

How to Transition from a Gift Giving Christmas to an Experience Christmas

How to Transition from a Gift Giving Christmas to an Experience Christmas

As far back as I can remember I have loved the idea of waking up Christmas morning and announcing to our family that we are flying out somewhere amazing. I think it all stemmed from seeing another mom do this with her kids. Without realizing it, I have always been someone who leaned more toward…

What Were You Building While You Were Breaking?
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What Were You Building While You Were Breaking?

For the last few years I have been working at building a business while homeschooling my kids, running my household, seeing my family members through depression, caring for a dying step dad…And all the while I’ve had this gnawing thought in the back of my mind that I’m missing out – I’m not building my…

How Minimalism Can Help You Leave Behind More When You Die.
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How Minimalism Can Help You Leave Behind More When You Die.

Ya know, no one really likes to read stuff with the word “die” in the title, but nothing else is really going to convey my message quite as strongly, and since I’ve made peace with this dreaded word, I’m gonna go ahead and let it be. The thing is, most of us, especially those with…

7 Ways to Avoid Living a Lifestyle You Can’t Afford
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7 Ways to Avoid Living a Lifestyle You Can’t Afford

I don’t know where all of this information was back in 2013 when our family got way in over our heads financially. Nevertheless, the info is here for YOU now! If you are someone who feels like you are always struggling with money and can’t seem to get ahead, there may be some life circumstances…