Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Miscellaneous, Zero Waste Living

19 Books to Help you Reduce (through mindful and intentional living, minimalism, and zero waste living)

A couple of years ago I made a goal to read the number of books that matched the year. So, for example, in 2017, my goal was to read 17. In 2018, 18. And so on. Well, I’m excited to share that I ended up reading 19 books in 2018! Most of the books all… Read More 19 Books to Help you Reduce (through mindful and intentional living, minimalism, and zero waste living)

Decluttering, Zero Waste Living

The Eco-Friendly Magic of Tidying Up (a guide to responsibly getting rid of almost anything)

Does Netflx’s Marie Kondo show got you decluttering like crazy? Or, maybe you’re part of my 8-week decluttering challenge and feeling motivated by the group. Or, maybe you’re just inspired by the new year to start fresh and get rid of clutter. As a decluttering fan myself, I’ve definitely been indulging in the show. One… Read More The Eco-Friendly Magic of Tidying Up (a guide to responsibly getting rid of almost anything)

Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Miscellaneous, Zero Waste Living

The Top 12 Posts to Help you Adopt a Reduction Mindset from 2018

We’ve made it. The end of 2018 is near, and the fresh promise of 2019 is on the horizon. I don’t know about you, but I’m a sucker for recap lists at the end of the year. I have no idea why, but there is something about recapping the year that helps me figure out… Read More The Top 12 Posts to Help you Adopt a Reduction Mindset from 2018

Decluttering, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Zero Waste Living

Zero Waste & Minimalist Gift Giving 101

For those who celebrated, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.   I find it kind of funny how Thanksgiving happens, and then we’re immediately flung into the December holidays. Sometimes we don’t even wait until Thanksgiving is over to jump ahead.   Last night as we were driving home from our Thanksgiving gathering, we… Read More Zero Waste & Minimalist Gift Giving 101

Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Zero Waste Living

The Top 3 Ways to Reduce Mental Clutter

When you think of clutter, what immediately comes to mind? If you are like me, I’m going to guess it’s physical clutter. But clutter can take all shapes, forms, and sizes. With the increasing awareness of mental illnesses and overall stress levels of others in our society today, the term ‘mental clutter’ (mental stress, mental… Read More The Top 3 Ways to Reduce Mental Clutter

Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Miscellaneous, Zero Waste Living

The Mindful Mom Blographer Turns 1!

The Mindful Mom Blographer, it’s your birthday, we’re going to party like it’s your birthday, we’re going to drink Bacardi coffee and tea like it’s your birthday…   Anyone singing along?   As you may have guessed, it’s the Mindful Mom Blographer’s 1st birthday!     I LOVE birthdays. Love them.  I also love top 10… Read More The Mindful Mom Blographer Turns 1!

Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism

Intentional Living 101: The What, The Why, and The How

How often do we just float through life going, going, going and doing, doing, doing? How often do we answer the question ‘how are things’, or ‘how are you’ with ‘busy’ or ‘tired – we have so much going on!’, respectively? If you found yourself nodding to those questions, you are certainly not alone. Our… Read More Intentional Living 101: The What, The Why, and The How

Decluttering, Mindful Kids, Parenting and Relationships, Mindfulness, Minimalism, Zero Waste Living

5 Mindful and Intentional Living Podcasts You Need to Know About

I. Love. Podcasts. Seriously, I love them. They have quickly replaced any radio show or music I listen to when driving. It doesn’t matter if I’m driving for 10 minutes or an hour, I load up one of my favorite podcasts and hit the road. I know I’m not alone. Research shows that over 60… Read More 5 Mindful and Intentional Living Podcasts You Need to Know About