Why was I holding on so long? As the leaves let go of the trees and the earth where I live prepares for winter, I've been finding myself letting go of who I've become over the last 10 (or so) years. When I agreed to work a couple of Saturday shifts a month at the … Continue reading Letting Go. 🍂
I've come to the recent realization that I don't know who I've become. Over the last few years since separating myself from my ex-husband, I realized I had lost myself. Not only lost myself because my identity became "mom" after having children, but I even lost myself in my marriage. Our relationship wasn't healthy, to … Continue reading When You’ve Lost Yourself.
I was looking back at this post I wrote earlier this year; "six things I am not longer buying." After reading it, I realized I was failing just a tad. I was overspending in the coffee department and I did recently start back my grocery delivery subscription because of my osteoarthritis. But I did notice … Continue reading Six Things I’m No Longer Buying [Pt. II].
Over the passed year or so, I've been trying to get back into the habit of being a better planner. Before Covid hit, I was very on top of my "planning" game. Yet for some reason, when I started working again, mixed with my partner moving in, my oldest in school, more extracurricular activities plus … Continue reading Minimalist [ish] Planner.
Alright, alright... y'all should know how my brain works by now. Remember this desk I literally just had in the living room? Well I ended up giving it to my oldest. was going to actually give her the same desk for Christmas. She has been reading and drawing a lot and I wanted her to have … Continue reading Minimalist[ish] Desk.
Since deactivating Instagram, I oddly found myself with more time then I anticipated. All those moments I wasted on taking the perfect photo or writing the perfect post. While I understand that there are many out there that need social media for their business, for me it was just an outlet. Or rather "a waste … Continue reading Exercise As Part of Daily Life.
One part of my life that I haven't decluttered is my digital space. For me this includes pictures/ videos on my phone, unused files on my computer, Instagram, Facebook and the blog. So, what to do? Well for starters, I ended up decluttering the blog first. I got rid of almost 300 posts. Some of … Continue reading Digital Declutter.
Co-parenting isn't always easy. Things haven't been easy over the past few months. Going from having the kids four days a week to essentially six with little help has been rough. And I mean rough. I know, I know there are others that have it WORSE then I do. I'm beyond grateful to have them … Continue reading Stress: Part III
Hello friends! Here's what we've been up to these days; I finally got my fall mums. It's just one of those simple things, that brings me joy every time I see it.We've been enjoying more popcorn "charcuterie boards."It makes movie nights JUST as special as if we went out. This one has Tate's double chocolate … Continue reading Simply Fall . 🍂
I know I know, but you can't blame me. *click HERE for why." BUT, yes I did rearrange my living room again.We were gifted this coffee above table a few months ago. Side note, how cute it this "see no, hear no, speak no evil" pumpkin from Dollar Tree?Anyhow, I was really excited about having … Continue reading Minimalist[ish] Living Room.