Posts filed under: Simple Life

  • minimalist 10 item wardrobe

The Benefits of the 10 Item Wardrobe

Anyone who knows me, knows how ironic it is that I’m writing a piece about clothes, even if it is about the 10 item wardrobe and not what’s trendy this season. This is because I’m generally known for my casual...
  • the vision board. What it is, why you need one and how to create it

The Vision Board: what it is, why you need one and how to create it

What is a vision board? A vision board can be many things but one thing it isn’t is a collection of items to be willed into being. A vision board is a venue for the images, words and ideas you’re drawn to....
  • inspirational quotes for when times are tough

Inspiring Quotes for When You’re Having One of THOSE Days

We’ve all had them, haven’t we? One of those days… The days when it seems nothing’s going quite right. Money is tight. You don’t know if you’re heading in the right direction. You’re not sure if what you’re doing is...
  • 4 reasons to own less stuff

4 Reasons to Own Less Stuff

Reasons to own less stuff… How many reasons do you need? It would be easy to put together a list of 10, 20… Maybe even 100 valid reasons to own less stuff. The truth is though, there are only four...
  • 7 simple steps to make the most of every day

7 Simple Steps to Make the Most of Every Day

We should all make the most of every day. Since I made the decision to join Sarah in her quest to reach $10k earnings (freelance & website) per month by the end of October 2016, I’ve realised I need to...
  • living a simple lifestyle

In Search of Simplicity: How to Start Living a Simple Lifestyle

Living simply should be simple. Right? The truth is, living simply is a process and as such, you’re always learning new ways to reduce the clutter, craziness and complications that seem to be the hallmarks of modern life. For me,...
  • declutter like a ninja - smart money simple life

Kick-Ass Ways to Declutter Like a Ninja!

I know… Declutter like a Ninja?! But think about it, Ninjas are the epitome of getting the job done – quick. I know I’m not alone in my struggle to declutter my home. The task can seem so big and...
  • october is buy nothing new month

Buy Nothing New Month – The perfect challenge for October

Did you know that Buy Nothing New Month is October? Will you join the challenge? According to the Buy Nothing New Month website, “Buy Nothing New Month is the global movement for collective, conscientious consumption. It’s a little idea, that...

Zero Waste Lifestyle

Zero Waste. It’s a lofty ideal. One few of us are committed enough to attain. But, given the statistics on waste generation per person, it’s an ideal we need to strive toward before half the world is buried under mountains of...
  • a goof off day can be good for you

The Hidden Value of a Good Goof Off Day

A good goof off day. Nothing beats it. You know how it is… You know from the moment you force your eyelids apart, today is not going to be a good day for work. If you’re an employee, it’s the...