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RE-POST: A Mother's Wishlist

// that I make time to nourish my body through food, movement, creative outlets // my children hear love in my voice. always. // that I stop apologizing for what I feel // I make things both useful and beautiful with my own hands // a heart brimming with gratitude // a house filled with less things and more grace // that we live somewhere new, for a little while // that we nurture a sense of adventure and curiosity // that I react less and embrace more // and some new pillows would be nice, too. 280 more words


World Diabetes Day: Why and How YOU Should Eat More Easy, Real Food

Yes–I’m talking to you. All of you. Whether you have type 2 diabetes or not–on World Diabetes Day–I’m talking to everyone just the same, because I believe you… 1,716 more words

Real Food

Week 85: Selling and Donating to Downsize

Monday, 13 November 2017

Whew!  Have we been busy! This has been a weekend of getting rid of things – specifically, books and yarn.  Some items sold, some to be donated. 661 more words

Another Monday

Simplifying Your Cleaning Supplies

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Feasts and Famines

As November dawns a new month, and my school loan has dwindled out, it has me thinking….What (as far as financially) is really a happy medium?   532 more words


All that remains...getting rid of 'stuff'

Everything started with Marie Kondo. I know, I’m not the only one, and I won’t be the last one, to find the Konmari method an eye opener. 1,252 more words


Minimalism, meet reality

I moved the furniture in my youngest’s room this morning; moved the posters on her walls around.  Got everything rearranged, cleaned out just a bit, and it’s beautiful.   331 more words