Category: simplicity

Cultivating a Quiet Life;

Cultivating a Quiet Life

February 16, 2017

It started at the cabin. Well, really it was the weeks leading up to our time there. Phil and I raced toward the holidays and […]

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Don’t underestimate your resources;

Don’t underestimate your resources

February 12, 2017

Well, we’ve reached the end of the “wellness is worth it” series! Thank you SO much for joining me over the past few weeks. As […]

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A Little Natural Somethin’ Somethin’;

A Little Natural Somethin’ Somethin’

April 16, 2016

Want to know one of my secrets for reducing the number of chemicals in my life and on my skin? It’s this: essential oil “perfume” […]

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479 or, The Compound Effect Part 2;

479 or, The Compound Effect Part 2

May 7, 2015

479, give or take. Is that … the number of things I’ve “liked” on Facebook this week? Nope. THAT number is quite possibly higher! the […]

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The Compound Effect;

The Compound Effect

April 18, 2015

I’m thinking a lot about the little things these days, thanks to Darren Hardy and Chalene Johnson. I read Hardy’s book, The Compound Effect, last […]

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Grateful Rest;

Grateful Rest

May 26, 2014

The long weekend is winding down and I’m feeling grateful. Grateful for the rest of the past few days. And grateful for the release that […]

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simple for breakfast or baby steps for a recovering perfectionist;

simple for breakfast or baby steps for a recovering perfectionist

May 8, 2014

I have always been a rule follower, so not following a recipe, to me, feels like skirting disaster. But, I’m making progress. Last night as […]

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The Comeback Mint;

The Comeback Mint

April 3, 2014

A few days ago I snapped this picture of tiny flecks of mint struggling through the dead leaves and branches in a pot on our […]

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What a difference a shelf makes;

What a difference a shelf makes

March 22, 2014

Ever notice how a little thing like clutter can make you feel just a bit crazy? By “a bit crazy” I mean that anxious feeling […]

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Just what are we pursuing?;

Just what are we pursuing?

March 20, 2014

A tagline like “Pursuing a life of love, faithfulness and simplicity” is bound to raise the question: “Pursuing whaaaaat?” Lest those words roll on by […]

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