Thank you so much for all your encouragement and kindness last week after we shared our big announcement. We’ve been blogging for almost 9 years and even after all this time, I was reminded again how wonderful it is to have a tribe of friends all over the world. Lucky us! I thought I’d swing back […]
It can be really easy to end up with a kitchen overrun by small appliances. Microwaves. Crock Pots. Toasters. Mixers. Even if you are trying to live with a more minimalist mindset, there can be quite a few oft-used small appliances that can take up valuable real estate in your kitchen. When we designed our current […]
It’s been just over a year since we expanded our living space from 320 square feet to 1500 square feet. (In case you are new around here, we converted the loft of an old barn into a small apartment to live in while we were building our house.)
After living in such a small space for about 18 months, the move was a very welcome change. But there are a few things I miss about living small. Here are some of them.
Every home needs a little space to breathe. Because when you have less stuff taking up space, your home feels cleaner and you have less stuff to be responsible for. That’s a huge win.
Here are some simple tips to bring less stuff into your home.
Getting rid of stuff is sort of addicting. Once you get going, it’s hard to stop. If you stop moving for too long, you could end up in a bin going to charity. I just keep discovering boxes and drawers and cabinets that are begging to be purged.
“Take me to Goodwill,” they whisper. “Don’t let me live out my life in the dark of this box.”
Do you ever look around your home and wonder how you even managed to acquire all this stuff? You don’t have to qualify for an episode of Hoarders to feel like it’s all just a little too much. Your home could look beautiful and organized to those around you. You may spend plenty of time picking up clutter […]