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Five travel essentials for a more organized, less-stressful trip

**This post contains affiliate links.** My family and I don’t travel often- at the most, we vacation in the mountains or at the beach twice a year, and then go to visit our family who lives out-of-state. This year, we have taken three out-of-state trips and two were for work. What I have learned throughout… Continue reading Five travel essentials for a more organized, less-stressful trip

2021, getting organized, organize, simplify, simplify saturdays, simplifying life

Getting organized: Making life easier for the start of the school year

Both the girls and I have started back to school for this fall. While our school year is off to a pretty good start, there are some things I think we could improve upon. For instance, we have let our organization slide just a bit and it is beginning to frustrate me. I have always… Continue reading Getting organized: Making life easier for the start of the school year

2018, simplify, simplify saturdays, simplifying life

Simplify: tips for a happier and healthier life

At my house, we have really been thinking about simplifying areas of our lives, but what lately, I keep coming back to one recurring thought. What about simplifying our lives in general? There are so many things we do that add stress to our lives, and we don't even realize it. Before we changed the… Continue reading Simplify: tips for a happier and healthier life

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The Benefits of Living with Less…and why you should purge your house right now!

RIGHT Now. Drop everything and PURGE YOUR HOME NOW! No, I'm kidding. Sort of. I know you read a lot about purging your home on my blog. Some of you are probably fans of living with less already, while others of you are scratching your heads and wondering how much more stuff I can get… Continue reading The Benefits of Living with Less…and why you should purge your house right now!

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Grocery shopping with Instacart: A Simplified Experience

I don't know about you guys, but I absolutely hate grocery shopping. I make a list, I go to the store, and somehow I come home an hour later and find out that I managed to forget some of my most important purchases. Grrrrr. And how many of you have tried to grocery shop with… Continue reading Grocery shopping with Instacart: A Simplified Experience