Simplified Guide: Meals and Meal Planning

Simplified Guide: Meals and Meal Planning

I think it's pretty clear how big a fan I am of simplifying everything in my life.  It's definitely more than just decluttering my house.  I'm hoping to have a guide to simplif…
Things I Do Believe In

Things I Do Believe In

But I do believe in ... ... ghosts ... fresh tubes of mascara ... karma ... dogs fixing everything
Things I Don't Believe In

Things I Don't Believe In

I don't believe in ... ... grading based on participation ... traveling by airplane ... decaf ... organized religion
House to Home: Organized Kitchen

House to Home: Organized Kitchen

This post may contain affiliate links.  The kitchen wasn't an area that I was concerned about making feel particularly 'homey,' but it was the area that was driving me the most …
Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

This post may contain affiliate links. Welcome back to Three on Thursday, a weekly list of three things I'm loving at the moment that I think you should do, try, or buy.  If you're …
Minimalist Pantry Staples

Minimalist Pantry Staples

This post may contain affiliate links.  I have a post coming next week about how to simplify meal planning and prep, and a large part of that process is to have some pantry staples on hand …
Why New Year's Goals Fail and How to Fix It

Why New Year's Goals Fail and How to Fix It

It's about that time that new year's resolutions start to fail - the 3 weeks to one month in mark.  By the end of January, most people forget all about what they decided to accompl…
A Day in the Life of Spending $0

A Day in the Life of Spending $0

3 weeks down on the shopping ban.  Of course, that's the easy part.  There's still a lot of motivation there, and not a lot of opportunity for spending in the month of January.  St…
A Day in the Life of Hawkeye

A Day in the Life of Hawkeye

Good morning everyone!  It's Hawkeye, and I'm here to tell you about how hard my daily life is.  It's exhausting being me.
Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

This post may contain affiliate links. Welcome back to Three on Thursday, a weekly list of three things I'm loving at the moment that I think you should do, try, or buy.  If you're …
Popular Money Saving Tips That Didn't Work For Me

Popular Money Saving Tips That Didn't Work For Me

This post may contain affiliate links. There is tons of information out there about how to save money and generally improve your finances.  Tons .  I'm sure you know that if you've e…
How I Actually Relax

How I Actually Relax

This post may contain affiliate links.  Well yesterday I posted about the time wasters I avoid, which included a lot of things that other people would generally considering 'relaxing,&#…
Time Wasters I Avoid

Time Wasters I Avoid

I made a lot of goals this year.  Some are passive, like not shopping.  But some require my time and energy, like my various health goals that require me to cook and research and exercise.…
Reviewing Old Beauty Favorites

Reviewing Old Beauty Favorites

This post may contain affiliate links.  I change favorite beauty products more often than I originally thought when I started this post.  I sort of assumed that I find what I love and stick…
Three on Thursday -  Weekly Favorites

Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

This post may contain affiliate links. Welcome back to Three on Thursday, a weekly list of three things I'm loving at the moment that I think you should do, try, or buy.  If you're …
Monthly Decluttering Project: Kitchen

Monthly Decluttering Project: Kitchen

Alright, it's about time I launch into this whole 'house to home' thing I've been talking about.  My word of the year is Healthy, yes, but there are so many components of h…
All the Firsts

All the Firsts

This post may contain affiliate links.  I try to give you some insight into myself every so often, because I think it helps the reader to connect to the writer.  And, let's get real, it…
Awesome Things I Will Never Do

Awesome Things I Will Never Do

This post may contain affiliate links.  I love reading everyone else's goals and resolutions posts.  It's inspiring, and I especially love seeing ones that are totally different tha…
Frugal Living Ideas To Try This Year

Frugal Living Ideas To Try This Year

I am all about anything that will help me save money.  I've been working through frugal living ideas for years, but I'm always finding more and trying new things.  Especially durin…
Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

Three on Thursday - Weekly Favorites

This post may contain affiliate links. Welcome back to Three on Thursday, a weekly list of three things I'm loving at the moment that I think you should do, try, or buy.  If you're …
And 18 Ways I'm Complicating It

And 18 Ways I'm Complicating It

This post may contain affiliate links.  Yesterday I posted about the 18 ways I'll be simplifying my life in 2018.  But I definitely recognize that it's not all going to be smooth sa…
18 More Ways I'm Simplifying My Life in 2018

18 More Ways I'm Simplifying My Life in 2018

This post may contain affiliate links.  I feel like there's always room to simplify in my life.  I don't just mean minimalist and lack of clutter, but I'm really talking about t…
January Health Goal and State of the Blog

January Health Goal and State of the Blog

And just like that, it's 2018.  It's funny how that happens, the simple turnover of a minute bouncing us into an entirely new year.  Now, I thought the new year starting last year …