How to Survive (and enjoy!) the Holidays as a Highly Sensitive Person

How to survive - and enjoy! - the holidays as a Highly Sensitive Person

In today’s post, I’m sharing some great ways to not only survive, but also enjoy, the holidays as a Highly Sensitive Person. The holiday season can be a busy time of year for many of us. Between the activities, shopping, gatherings, cooking, decorating, hosting, visiting, travelling, etc. it can be a lot. This is especially true if you’re navigating the holidays a Highly Sensitive Person. The tips in this post are great for anyone looking to simplify and find a slower pace during the holidays. But they are especially useful if you’re a Highly Sensitive Person. Use these tips to say […]

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How to Simplify the Holidays: Stress Less, Enjoy More

How to Simplify the Holidays: Stress Less, Enjoy More

Today’s post is all about how to simplify the holidays so you can stress less and enjoy the holidays more. Why simplify the holidays? Ah, the holiday season. A time filled with magic, giving and wonder. Or at least that’s what it’s supposed to be. But for many of us, the holidays can quickly become stressful and overwhelming. Becoming one of the busiest, most expensive, and most draining times of the year. But there are ways to simplify the holidays and live intentionally even during the holiday hustle. Read on for ways to take the chaos, stress and craziness out […]

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Intentional Gift Ideas to Simplify Gift Giving

Intentional gifts ideas to simplify gift giving

Today I’m sharing a few intentional gift ideas you can use to help simplify gift giving. Helping you think of gift ideas the people you love will be able to use and appreciate, without adding unnecessary clutter to their homes! Intentional gift ideas are not always easy to think of! Giving gifts is one way many of us express love for the people we care about. Especially during the holiday season. But gift giving isn’t always easy. More specifically, coming up with gift ideas that will be used, loved and truly appreciated isn’t always easy. No one sets out to […]

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5 Ways Simplifying Helps You Create a More Intentional Life

5 Ways Simplifying Helps You Create a More Intentional Life

Are you craving a more intentional life? One where you feel like your days bring you satisfaction and contentment? Knowing you’re living in a way that aligns with your values & what matters most to you? If so, you’re in the right place! Today I’m sharing 5 ways simplifying your home and your life can help you create a life that feels meaningful, purposeful and intentional. Seeking simplicity Many of us are drawn to simplifying when we feel overwhelmed. Feeling overwhelmed by clutter. Overwhelmed by a busy schedule. Overwhelmed by the amount of time and energy our homes are demanding […]

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Calm Home: 13 Ways to Create a More Peaceful Home

Calm Home: 13 Ways to Create a More Peaceful Home

As you’re decluttering and simplifying, one of your goals may be to create a calmer, more peaceful home. A calm home where you can rest, relax and recharge. Instead of a home that leaves you feeling overwhelmed, stressed and exhausted. A calming, peaceful home sounds pretty good. But how do you actually create a calmer home? Especially if your home feels anything but calming right now? It will take some time and effort to transform your home into a more peaceful, calm home. But there are things you can start doing right now to transform your home into your own […]

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What Does it Mean to Simplify Your Life?

What Does it Mean to Simplify Your Life?

Today’s post is all about unpacking the specifics of what it means to simplify your life. You’ve probably heard words like decluttering, simplifying, simple living, etc. tossed around plenty of times. But maybe you’re wondering, what does it actually mean to simplify your life? One of the reasons a term like “simplify your life” can be a bit ambiguous, is because it can mean different things to different people. Maybe you consider decluttering your home simplifying your life. But someone else might think simplifying your life is more about being intentional with how you spend your time. And here’s the […]

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11 Easy Ways to Reduce Clutter for Good!

Post title graphic: 11 Easy Ways to Reduce Clutter for Good! [vase of flowered branches sitting on white window sill]

Decluttering and simplifying your home and your life sometimes involve big decluttering projects. But there are ways to work on clearing the clutter from your home with smaller projects and actions too. And sometimes these smaller tasks to reduce clutter can end up making the biggest difference in simplifying your home and your life. In today’s post, you’ll learn 11 simple decluttering habits, tasks and projects you can do to help simplify your life and reduce clutter in your home. Easy ways to reduce clutter for good These habits, tasks and projects to reduce clutter are in no particular order. […]

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How to Take Care of Your Clothes & Help Your Simplified Wardrobe Last Longer

(sleeve and front of a teal knit sweater on a white background) Title graphic: How to Take Care of Your Clothes & Help Your Simplified Wardrobe Last Longer

Today’s post will share some simple tips to help you learn how to take care of your clothes and help them last longer. Specifically, to help you keep the clothes in your simplified or capsule wardrobe in good condition to last longer. But they are also good tips for anyone hoping to extend the life of their clothes. Regardless of how big or small their wardrobe is. Does a smaller wardrobe mean your clothes wear out faster? When I first simplified my wardrobe and created a capsule wardrobe, I was concerned that fewer clothes would mean more wear and tear […]

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How to Simplify Household Chores & Spend Less Time Cleaning

How to Simplify Household Chores & Spend Less Time Cleaning

Today’s post is all about how to simplify household chores. So you can spend less time cleaning, and more time living and enjoying your home! It can be frustrating when you feel like you spend more time cleaning, tidying up and taking care of your house and the stuff you own than you do enjoying it. Having a never-ending to-do list and feeling like you can never catch up on household chores is exhausting and defeating. Cleaning and taking care of your home and the stuff you own is something we all have to do. And while most of us […]

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Decluttering Tips: What to do about “just in case” clutter

Decluttering Tips: What to do about

Today’s post is all about how to handle “just in case” clutter. Those tricky items you find yourself hanging onto “just in case” you might use or need them someday. But in the meantime, are keeping you from fully decluttering your home and enjoying the benefits of simplifying! Does this sound familiar? If it does, you’re definitely not alone! Keeping stuff “just in case” you might need it someday, is one of the biggest obstacles many people face when decluttering their homes. “Just in case” clutter: focus on letting go, not holding on When you’re decluttering, the trouble is, if […]

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