Happy New Year! This past year flew by for us. Below are a few of my favorite moments from 2019. It's no coincidence that they mostly all took place during warm, sunny weather! Did you make a New Year’s resolution? I did. I am going to try to cut my idle screen time/social media use… Continue reading It’s 2020! Cutting down on idle screen time…
Hi, friends! It’s been a while… I got an email the other day notifying me that my domain name and WordPress subscription will be renewing on October 31st, and I will be charged somewhere around fifty bucks to keep my blog alive. Yay! Even though I haven’t posted in like six months, I couldn’t justify… Continue reading The end is in sight! Paying off our mortgage…
In my last "KonMari With Me", I shared the results of my own closet tidy. I purged about 6 garbage bags full of infrequently worn, joyless articles of clothing in an effort to streamline my wardrobe and minimize the visual noise that greeted me every time I opened my closet door. It’s been weeks since… Continue reading KonMari With Me: 5 Practical Strategies for Managing Children’s Clothing Clutter
Hi there, food lovers! It’s me, Sierra. I love saving money on groceries and meals without compromising taste or succumbing to a boring menu of pasta, pasta, and more pasta. Don’t get me wrong, I love pasta. Like LOVE pasta. But, like most things, if you eat the same foods over and over again simply… Continue reading For the Love of Lentils: 5 Reasons to Love Lentils and 3 Delicious Ways to Eat Them
Oh hey, remember me? It’s been crickets over here for about two weeks. I’ve been swamped with reports at work and I simply haven’t had the motivation to write even more at home. Ever notice how, when you feel like you need to make time for something, the more time that passes the harder it… Continue reading I’m back!
I love my oats (if you can’t tell from the simple fact that I've devoted an entire blog post to the topic). So, today I'm sharing 5 reasons to love oats and 5 delicious ways to eat them. And by the end of this post, hopefully you'll be just as convinced as I am that… Continue reading Frugal Food Friday: Ode to the Oat
One of the distinguishing features of the KonMari Method is its unique folding style. Not only are clothes folded neatly and uniformly, but they are folded in such a way that allows them to stand upright independently. The purpose of this technique is to allow the owner to view all of his or her clothes… Continue reading Tuesday Tip: How to Fold Your Clothes KonMari Style