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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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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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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13 Simple Ways to Organize Your Home & Simplify Your Life

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Today’s post is all about simple ways you can organize your home to help simplify your home and your life. Focusing on clearing the clutter first. Then organizing what’s left in a way that’s easy to set up, simple to maintain and sure to make your home and your life easier to manage! The goal of organizing is making your home easier to manage. So you can spend more time living and enjoying your life, instead of just cleaning up after it! Here you’ll find 13 simple ways to organize your home so it’s easier to manage, functions better and […]

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25 Simple Living Quotes to Inspire you to Declutter & Simplify your Life!

25 simple living quotes to inspire you to declutter & simplify your life - Simple Lionheart Life

Words are powerful. They have the ability to inspire us, motivate us and push us to take action. If you’re in the process of decluttering and simplifying your home, check out these 25 simple living quotes to inspire and encourage you on your journey! I’m sharing 25 of my favourite simple living quotes. These simplicity quotes are the ones that have grabbed hold of me and inspired me. The minimalist quotes that have made me think and challenged my beliefs. And most importantly, the quotes about simplifying life that I return to time and time again to remind myself why […]

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11 Easy Ways to Reduce Clutter for Good!

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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 Purge Your House: 11 Tips When Decluttering is Hard

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Today’s post is all about how to purge your house, even when decluttering feels hard. There’s no doubt that decluttering isn’t always easy. You might feel emotionally attached to the things you own. You might struggle with guilt over getting rid of them. And sometimes it just feels so daunting and overwhelming, you don’t even know where or how to start! If you want to learn how to purge your house, but decluttering feels hard, you’re not alone. Even for seasoned “declutter-ers”, somethings are harder to declutter than others. And some times you feel more or less motivated to declutter […]

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