Posts tagged with: simple living

  • The fugal joy of a hygge nook
Have you heard about hygge? If you’ve spent any time on Pinterest lately, you’ll know ‘hygge’ is everywhere. Hygge is a Danish word (pronounced ‘hooga’) and roughly translates to ‘cosiness’… and a whole lot more. Luckily for us, hygge is...
  • Minimise decision fatigue by streamlining your approach to your daily life. Use these six clever tips to help minimise decision fatigue and stress
Do you need to minimise decision fatigue? I certainly do! Lately, it feels like there’s just a bit too much going on. As a result, I’ve been looking for ways to minimise decision fatigue and free up some brain space...
  • Decluttering your life begins with understanding, "Clutter isn't just the stuff on the floor. It's anything that gets between you and the life you want...".
Decluttering your life begins with understanding this: “Clutter isn’t just the stuff on the floor. It’s anything that gets between you and the life you want to be living.” [Peter Walsh It’s All Too Much] Once you see it’s not...
  • Bathroom Items: Has your minimalist journey got you wondering which bathroom items to keep and which ones to ditch? Here are 10 items to...
Has your minimalist journey got you wondering which bathroom items to keep and which ones to ditch? Some bathroom items are a no-brainer, like hair ties whose elastic days are well behind them, but what about everything else? Continuing the...
  • minimalist 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...
  • 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...
  • 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
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...
  • simplicity - what is a simple life
What is a simple life? Is a cabin in the woods (like Thoreau in Walden) necessary for you to live simply? Do you need to turn your back on all modern conveniences, worse yet, technology? Luckily, there are no hard and fast...
  • a simple and streamlined life frugal living
A Simple and Streamlined Life June Update/July Goals In June, my primary goals were to Simplify, Streamline and Sell Stuff. There’s still lots to do on all three goals, because, well… simplifying and streamlining your life requires a good deal...