Anxiety, Decluttering, Minimalism, Zero Waste Living

Minimalism and Zero Waste Living Can Help with Anxiety: Here’s How

When you think of ways to manage anxiety, I’m going to guess you may not think of ‘minimalism’ as a solution – although I think the correlation between the two has been getting some mainstream attention lately. But I’m going to also guess that you definitely wouldn’t think of zero waste.  But what if I… Read More Minimalism and Zero Waste Living Can Help with Anxiety: Here’s How

Decluttering, Mindfulness, Minimalism

45+ Decluttering Resources for Getting Rid of Physical, Mental, and Other Types of Clutter!

When the urge to declutter hits, it is hard to ignore that motivational pull. For me, it usually comes during the transitional seasons (fall and spring), or when my anxiety is amped up and I need to fee a sense of control. Thanks, anxiety. Whatever the reasons, I get the urge, nay, craving, to declutter… Read More 45+ Decluttering Resources for Getting Rid of Physical, Mental, and Other Types of Clutter!

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

  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 immediately could tell which stores were open by the hundreds of… 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