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 Easily Handle Gifts as a Minimalist Family

How to easily handle gifts as a minimalist family

Today’s post is all about how to easily handle gifts that come with times like birthdays or the holidays. Especially if you’re decluttering, simplifying or embracing a more minimalist lifestyle. It’s the time of year where the holiday season is about to kick into high gear. One of the biggest concerns people who are decluttering and embracing a minimalist lifestyle have is how to handle gifts during the holidays and on birthdays. Especially if you have kids who are lucky enough to have many people who love them and buy them gifts. I want to help alleviate some of your […]

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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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How to Declutter Before the Holidays: 11 Awesome Ways to Simplify

How to declutter before the holidays: 11 awesome ways to simplify

The holiday season always seems to come with more: more food, more décor, more busyness, more shopping, more STUFF! But it doesn’t have to be that way. And it certainly doesn’t have to overwhelm you or leave you feeling stressed and burnt out. Today I’m sharing 11 awesome ways to simplify and declutter before the holidays. Together, let’s simplify now, so we can all celebrate (and enjoy!) the holiday season more! I’ve written before about how to plan for a simpler holiday season. You can read more about how to handle the influx of gifts when you’re working to declutter […]

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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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How to Have a Simpler Christmas: 9 Ways to Keep Christmas Simple

How to have a simpler Christmas: 9 ways to keep Christmas simple

There’s no question that the holiday season can be a busy time of year. And sometimes all the extra stuff you feel you need to do, buy, show up for, etc. can make the holidays feel stressful, overwhelming or exhausting. But there are things you can do to have a simpler Christmas and make the holiday season less stressful and overwhelming. In today’s post, I’m sharing 9 things you can do to have a simpler Christmas. The holiday season doesn’t mean you have to end up broke, exhausted, stressed and waiting for it all to be over. Instead, making a […]

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7 Minimalist Gift Ideas to Simplify Gift-Giving

7 minimalist gift ideas to simplify gift-giving

Gifts are a big part of the holiday season for many of us. Giving gifts is a way many people express their love for others. But gifts don’t need to mean adding more “stuff” or clutter. In today’s post, you’ll find 7 minimalist gift ideas to help you simplify gift giving. So you can focus on showing your love for the people you care about, without adding clutter to anyone’s home! Minimalist gift ideas – not your typical gift guide! Buying gifts isn’t always easy. It can be hard to think of gift ideas people will appreciate, and not just […]

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The Best Places to Declutter Before Christmas to Make the Holidays Easier

The best places to declutter before Christmas to make the holidays easier

As the holiday season approaches, it’s a great time to do some quick decluttering and simplifying in your home and your life. In today’s post, I’m sharing the best places to declutter before Christmas that will go the furthest to simplify your life. Including how to declutter those key areas quickly and efficiently to make the holiday season easier, less stressful and more enjoyable! Less stuff makes the holidays easier The holiday season is a time that’s busier for many of us. And while a lot of the busyness is fun stuff that we look forward to and enjoy, some […]

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How to Create Time & Space to Connect During the Holidays

How to Create Time & Space to Connect During the Holidays

Today I’m excited to share a wonderful guest post from writer Deborah Fingerlow. Deborah is sharing all about how to create time and space to connect during the holidays. Learn more about how to design a holiday season that works for you and your life right now. Deborah shares her best tips to slow down, simplify and figure out what matters most to you during the holidays. I think you’ll really enjoy Deborah’s thoughtful, authentic and practical advice to simplify the holidays. All so you can create more time to connect during the holidays with the people you love most. […]

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Simple Christmas: Everything you Need to Simplify the Holidays

Simple Christmas: Everything you need to simplify the holidays

Today I’m sharing an awesome collection of posts to give you everything you’ll need to simplify the holidays. I’m gathering everything in one place to make it easy to create a simple Christmas this year. This collection of posts starts with big picture strategies you can use to keep your Christmas season as simple as possible. Then touches on how to avoid feeling overwhelmed by the influx of gifts during the holidays. And even gives you great gift ideas to give or suggest that won’t fill your house with clutter. I’ve gathered up all these posts in one place so […]

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