“I’d rather have extra space and extra time than extra stuff.”- Francine Jay For as long as I can remember, books have been a part of me. I can honestly say that there is never a day where I am not reading a book. *This post contains affiliate links* As often as I can, I… Read More 5 Books To Inspire Your Journey To A More Simple And Minimalist Life
“And the sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and Autumn was awakened.” – Raquel Franco Oh, Autumn. The time of year when I feel the most alive and the happiest. When the leaves begin to change color and the evenings have a cool breeze that makes me want to cuddle… Read More 10 Simple Ways To Slow Down And Enjoy The Fall With Kids
“Hygge: A ritual where one can find enjoyment and comfort in life’s simple pleasures.” – Calm Hygge, pronounced hoo-guh, is a Danish term for a feeling. It is the concept of creating a cozy atmosphere in your home and a feeling of contentment and happiness. *This post contains affiliate links* Basically, my life goals. Since… Read More 5 Ways You Can Bring Hygge Into Your Home This Fall!
“I don’t say no because I am SO busy. I say no because I don’t want to be so busy.” – Be More With Less As someone who has had anxiety for as long as I can remember, peace was a word that just wasn’t in my vocabulary. I so desperately wanted to find an… Read More Finding Peace In Simplicity and Living With Less
“Your birthday is the happiest day of my life!” – picturequotes.com To my beautiful girl, Each year, on this day, we celebrate the greatest gift that we could have ever been given. The day you came into this world will always be my favorite day of the year. (Even more than Christmas, which is saying… Read More A Letter To My Daughter On Her Birthday
“Care less about what you own, care more about how you live.” Simple living has changed me. Embracing a simple and minimalist lifestyle has changed me as a person in so many ways. It has made me a different wife, mother, daughter and friend. *This post contains affiliate links* I can honestly say that before… Read More How Simple Living Has Changed Me As A Mother
“Don’t blink, Just like that you’re six years old and you take a nap and you, Wake up and you’re twenty-five and your high school sweetheart becomes your wife. Don’t blink, You just might miss your babies growing like mine did.” – Kenny Chesney “Don’t Blink” As I sit here, thinking about what I want… Read More Slow Down Mama – Time Is Flying!
“I’ve learned that minimalism is not about what you own, it’s about why you own it.” – Brian Gardner One of the biggest challenges I have faced in my journey to embracing a minimalist lifestyle can be summed up in two words: my daughter. So many times, I have found myself tidying our home or… Read More How To Embrace A Minimalist Life When You Have Kids
“The more you have, the more you are occupied. The less you have, the more you are free.” – Mother Teresa A few months ago, I found myself feeling overwhelmed, busy and extremely unorganized. My calendar was full, my days were chaotic and my anxiety was high. I so desperately wanted to make a change… Read More Decluttering Your Home: 10 Things To Get Rid Of Today!
“Pinterest: Everything you never knew you always wanted to know about anything.” When I first launched Karen Sincerely last year, I had no idea the impact that Pinterest could have on growing my blog. I had a personal account for a few years and pinned everything and anything that I wanted to. Basically, there was… Read More A Must-Have Course To Learn Pinterest For Your Blog!