After Capsule Wardrobes

After Capsule Wardrobes

Recently, two awesome fellow fashion bloggers wrote updates on life after capsule wardrobes. Andrea and Paige really got me thinking about the next step after living with capsules for a while. I had been feeling like “Now what do I talk about? What’s next?” and their posts really got me excited about the next steps in this journey.Read more

10×10 Summer Edition: ROUND-UP

OUTFITS Summer 10x10 wardrobe challenge

If you follow me over on Instagram (if not, do it now on the right side bar!), you probably saw my recent wardrobe challenge: a summer edition 10×10! If you don’t follow me (YET!) or just want to see a re-cap, here are all ten outfits and my take-away from it. To re-cap the items I selected…Read more

5 Ways I Simplified My Home

ways we simplified our home

Over the last two or so years, I have been making a conscious effort to simplify and streamline my life and my home. It started with my first ever legit New Year Resolutions Goals and I have been building on them since then. I wanted to, first, streamline myself to make my life as aRead more

10×10: Summer Edition

Summer 10x10 wardrobe challenge

I’ve decided to join in on the challenge of a summer edition 10×10 capsule with Andrea and Paige! I figured this was a fun way to get back in to regular blog posts again and to introduce a few new pieces in to my summer selection. I have two rules for this challenge: – The ten items include clothingRead more

Letting Go of Minimalism

Letting Go

As many of you probably know (mainly due to my frequent posts on IG recently), my husband and I have decided to put our house on the market. Because of this, a major decluttering and cleaning had to take place prior to getting listing photos done and the actual state of the house had toRead more

Spread Thin


For those who follow me on Instagram know, my husband and I had our first yard sale on Saturday. And boy, was it a day. Between hustling two kids awake pretty early, making sure they were settled, making coffee for our family yard sale army of help, falling down the deck steps and slamming my shinRead more

Simple Beauty: Part 2 (Make-Up)


This post contains a couple affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through these links, it benefits me at no extra cost to you! Thank you! Welcome back to my super quick Simple Beauty Series.. because, it’s simple. Therefore, quick. Anyway. Today I want to chat make-up. After beautifying your skin and helping it toRead more

Simple Beauty: Part 1 (Face Care)

simple beauty face care

Today, I want to talk about your face. Your beautiful face! I am in NO way a beauty expert/blogger/stylist. I am, however, a woman with some routines and make up. So, I got that goin’ for me.. (movie reference!) And if it helps to see a real woman talking about these things in real life (asRead more

Cultivating Your Home

cultivating your home

Homemaking – not in the sense of housekeeping, but in the broader sense of cultivating the life of a home – has to be done on purpose. The essence of home, you see, is not necessarily a structure. What makes a home is the life shared there, wherever that may be. And cultivating the lifeRead more

Simple Meal Planning

simple meal planning

I have long considered doing a post on how I do my meal planning each week. But then I would stop myself because I thought my method was a little too simple and maybe not sophisticated enough when compared to so many ideas on pinterest. I don’t have a big dry erase board with cuteRead more