If you missed part one of this post, click HERE. It has been one week of me taking the kid's toys away. My oldest is still playing with her dress up box and hasn't asked for anything else. My youngest plays mostly with her "bedtime" stuffed animals and my son is still playing with his … Continue reading I Took My Kids’ Toys Away [And Gave Some Back]: Part II
Last Friday was a rough day. The kids were misbehaving and just bugging each other as per sibling usual. There were toys everywhere. I had asked them to clean up and they did. An hour later the house was a wreck again and they started misbehaving... again. Most parents threaten to take their kids favorite … Continue reading I Took My Kids’ Toys Away [And Gave Some Back].
This week I made the hard decision to stop doing YouTube videos. With finding out that work is going to be closed until next year and just trying to navigate my thoughts, I just have not had the energy to make a video. It's time consuming to not only make a video but edit one … Continue reading Decisions.
Hello May! This past weekend was amazing.I made it a point to wake up before the kids and it started my day on the right note. No to mention, the sun was shinning, the kiddos [mostly] behaved, I got to workout outside and even got to read.I wish every day was like this, but of … Continue reading Outer Order.
Just as with most things in life, decluttering is NOT a destination, it's a journey. Just because you declutter once, doesn't mean that is the end. You have to continue on with the process and be more mindful of the items that enter your home. Even though I had decluttered the kitchen earlier this year, … Continue reading Decluttering for the Holidays
Fall, my favorite time of year. I may have mentioned it a hundred few times already. This year, I found that my fall decor was even less than it was last year.Marie Kondo's book was the first book I read on decluttering. The whole idea of "if it sparks joy" resignated with me, especially when … Continue reading Minimalist Fall Decor.
It's week three of our no spend month. I must admit that during the middle of week two to now - it got hard. The first week and a half was a breeze. But some things have happened along the way, mostly mentally and emotionally. Though I won't be talking about any specifics here or on any … Continue reading Nothing Is Ever As Easy As It Seems.
I turned a whole 31 years old this past Saturday. I took a break from blogging since it was my birthday "week;" plus I was sick. I did get this cute from my neighbor to brighten my day. My oldest gave me this soap from Whole Foods, with the help of dad, of course. I … Continue reading 31. + Decluttering My Closet
The kids room I've found is an ongoing project...Some way, some how, it always gets messy or cluttered. We've been at our house for a little over a year and I think I've decluttered the kids room about 4, maybe 5 times.Every other room has been once or twice. Between playtime, holidays, birthdays and school … Continue reading Three Kids, One Bedroom [Summer 2019 Update]