The American dream of owning a large mansion with a supersized garden has disappeared. However, the dream of being a homeowner remains strongly. Most American families have admitted that if they were to move, they would downsize their home. While seniors are more likely to want to live in a smaller home than Millennials, young […]
Slow living seems to be all the rage these days but what you may not be hearing are all the benefits to living slow. We talk about those perks of slow living and habits for you to practice slow living in this post!
Maybe you’re looking for a way to reconnect with your family or find a way to relax and unwind from the stress of everyday life. If we’re honest, most of us would say that life is complicated, parenting is exhausting, and the thoughts of downshifting to simple living is appealing. It took us some time […]
How can I be a minimalist when homesteading requires so much stuff!? Each task, hobby or chore requires a slew of tools to accumulate and isn’t minimalism about not owning things? In this post, I dive deeper into what minimalism is, and how homesteaders can be a minimalist!
Even if you don’t live in a tiny house or have any plans to do so, downsizing your belongings and de-cluttering can be more than just a good idea for your family – it can be a blessing.
I am one of those kinds of people who cannot handle clutter at all. If there is a bunch of papers on my desk, clothes all over, shoes everywhere, dishes piled up, it makes my day just wonky. Decluttering isn’t that difficult, really. It requires a different way of thinking about things, though.