3 Reasons to Avoid Buying Novelty Gifts This Year

3 Reasons to Avoid Buying Novelty Gifts This Year

Editors Note: I’m thrilled to welcome my friend, Brooke McAlary of SlowYourHome.com, to the blog today. Brooke is a simple living advocate from Australia. She’s a fun, down to earth, practical gal and I’m entranced whenever I read something of hers. I wish I could write like that! Anyway, she’s here today to share herContinue Reading

13 Quick Tips for Thanksgiving Prep

13 Quick Tips for Thanksgiving Prep

Can you believe it’s time to think about Thanksgiving prep? Thanksgiving is one month away. What?!? Well, here are some tips for preparing for the holiday meal to get you started: Don’t let your regular activities slip- like paying your bills, sorting the mail, doing the laundry, etc.  However, now is not the time toContinue Reading

Clutter-Free Gift Ideas For the Holidays

Clutter-Free Gift Ideas For the Holidays

I was prepared to do the research and write up an entire post on clutter-free gift ideas for the holidays. Clutter-free gifts can be consumable, experiences, memberships, and donating to charities, etc. When I stumbled on two fabulous resources full of great gift ideas, I figured why not just pass these posts on to you, dearContinue Reading

Q&A: Simple Ways to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

Q&A: Simple Ways to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

I’m doing something a little bit different for today’s post. I’ve tapped into my favorite Registered Dietitian for a bit of advice on simple ways to avoid holiday weight gain. I figured with all of the party spreads, candy, flowing alcohol and chaotic schedules, we could all use a little bit of help, right? I’mContinue Reading

Create Clutter-Free Holiday Decor: Fall Y’All

Create Clutter-Free Holiday Decor: Fall Y’All

Instead of decorating for Halloween and Thanksgiving, why not just simplify your decorating plan with fall decor? Is it because retailers, magazine editors and social media pressure us into it? Forget the Joneses- they’ve got nothing on the multi-million dollar product industries. Believe me, I’m not completely devoid of feeling and desire to have a beautiful,Continue Reading

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