What Is Hygge?

If you aren’t familiar with the Danish word, Hygge (hoo-ga or hue-gah depending who you ask) describes a comforting and cozy atmosphere. Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute, wrote a whole book describing hygge which is called The Little Book Of Hygge Danish Secrets To Happy Living. Many people have become interested inContinue reading “What Is Hygge?”

My Don’t Want List

Earlier this month I read a great post by Joshua Becker from Becoming Minimalist. It was called, Expand Your Don’t Want List. The article stresses the importance of being happy with what you have. Right away I started to think about what I would put on my don’t want list. I took a few minutesContinue reading “My Don’t Want List”

My 6 Month Blogiversary

Today marks my 6 month anniversary of blogging! I can’t believe how fast the time went. First, I would just like to send a huge THANK YOU to all of you who read my blog. Second, I would like to add an extra THANK YOU AND YOU’RE AWESOME to everyone who has left a commentContinue reading “My 6 Month Blogiversary”

Enjoy What You Have: Happiness Highlights

*One of my 2021 goals was to keep a Happiness Highlights journal. I plan on sharing some of my happy moments each month to hold myself accountable. 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 buy anything extravagant andContinue reading “Enjoy What You Have: 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”