30 Reasons to Declutter

If you have already begun decluttering, you most likely have experienced some beneficial side effects that you weren’t expecting.  The following list includes the benefits that I experienced after decluttering my home. Some I noticed immediately, and some happened over time. Although some may not seem directly related to decluttering, they all stem from owningContinue reading “30 Reasons to Declutter”

3 Ways to Live a More Simplified Life

Do you find yourself rushing around throughout your day and feeling overwhelmed or anxious? You may want to consider simplifying your life.  By living a more simplified life, your days will feel calmer and you will be able to live more in the present. The moments of your day will flow more fluidly and youContinue reading “3 Ways to Live a More Simplified Life”

Enjoy What You Have: Happiness Highlights

*One of my 2021 goals was to keep a Happiness Highlights journal. On the last Tuesday of each month, I’ll be sharing some of my happy moments from the month. I hope they help you pause and recognize all the great small things that are happening in your life.* This past month I didn’t buyContinue reading “Enjoy What You Have: Happiness Highlights”

See the Good in Everything: Happiness Highlights

If I had to rate the seasons from my favorite to my least favorite, Winter would come in last place. February is the coldest month where I live, therefore making February my least favorite month.  Despite that, there is a lot I love about February. I love watching the snowfall, I love cozy evenings atContinue reading “See the Good in Everything: Happiness Highlights”

Be Present: Happiness Highlights

We are almost one full month into 2021! I spent the last night of 2020 having a sleepover in my basement with my husband and three girls, eating appetizers from the best local pizza place, and watching home videos. It wasn’t a “normal” New Years Eve but it was perfect.  After starting my Happiness HighlightsContinue reading “Be Present: Happiness Highlights”

Ways to Declutter your Mind

What is Mental Clutter? Mental clutter is any thought keeping you from the present moment.  You could be lost in negative thoughts about the past, caught up comparing yourself to others on social media, thinking about something you need to do, or worrying about the future.  Basically, mental clutter includes all of the thoughts thatContinue reading “Ways to Declutter your Mind”

Be Happy: Happiness Highlights

Lately I noticed that many bloggers are writing about gratitude journals and it got me thinking… I had attempted writing in a gratitude journal in the past, but it didn’t last very long. It was an assignment from a professional development course I was in and it felt forced and structured. I didn’t get anythingContinue reading “Be Happy: Happiness Highlights”

I am Thankful for Being Decluttered

Since tomorrow is Thanksgiving, I decided to write a blog post about the things I am thankful for in regards to decluttering. After I decluttered my house several years ago I have noticed a big difference in myself and how I live my life. I am thankful… I have less I am so thankful IContinue reading “I am Thankful for Being Decluttered”