Decluttering, Minimalism, Zero Waste Living

Minimalism and Zero Waste Living Can Help with Anxiety: Here’s How

When you think of ways to manage anxiety, I’m going to guess you may not think of ‘minimalism’ as a solution – although I think the correlation between the two has been getting some mainstream attention lately. But I’m going to also guess that you definitely wouldn’t think of zero waste.  But what if I… Read More Minimalism and Zero Waste Living Can Help with Anxiety: Here’s How

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35+ Decluttering Resources for Getting Rid of Physical, Mental, and Other Types of Clutter!

Ah, spring is in the air. Can you feel it? With the hint of spring, I get the urge, nay, craving, to declutter (even more so than usual – yes, I love it that much – hence why my family and I have gotten rid of over 140 large boxes of stuff and sold countless… Read More 35+ Decluttering Resources for Getting Rid of Physical, Mental, and Other Types of Clutter!

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19 Books to Help you Reduce (through mindful and intentional living, minimalism, and zero waste living)

A couple of years ago I made a goal to read the number of books that matched the year. So, for example, in 2017, my goal was to read 17. In 2018, 18. And so on. Well, I’m excited to share that I ended up reading 19 books in 2018! Most of the books all… Read More 19 Books to Help you Reduce (through mindful and intentional living, minimalism, and zero waste living)

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The Top 12 Posts to Help you Adopt a Reduction Mindset from 2018

We’ve made it. The end of 2018 is near, and the fresh promise of 2019 is on the horizon. I don’t know about you, but I’m a sucker for recap lists at the end of the year. I have no idea why, but there is something about recapping the year that helps me figure out… Read More The Top 12 Posts to Help you Adopt a Reduction Mindset from 2018

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How to Have a Holly, Jolly Sustainable Christmas (That Aligns with your Values)

I love the word ‘sustainable’ because it has a couple of meanings; it can be used in terms of environmental topics, and it can be used as another word for keeping on track with something long-term. In the case of this post, I am talking about sustainably enjoying the holiday season using both definitions: eco-friendly… Read More How to Have a Holly, Jolly Sustainable Christmas (That Aligns with your Values)

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Zero Waste & Minimalist Gift Giving 101

For those who celebrated, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.   I find it kind of funny how Thanksgiving happens, and then we’re immediately flung into the December holidays. Sometimes we don’t even wait until Thanksgiving is over to jump ahead.   Last night as we were driving home from our Thanksgiving gathering, we… Read More Zero Waste & Minimalist Gift Giving 101

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How to Simplify the Season – The Ultimate Guide

Think back to past holiday seasons. What do you remember?   Sadly, I admit that although I have some wonderful and fond memories, I also remember stress, anxiety, feeling overwhelmed, and lots of running around. Oh, and trying to work through my never-ending to-do list of things I just HAD to do.   When did… Read More How to Simplify the Season – The Ultimate Guide