Tag Archives: simplifying

Anyone else have a lot of party gear, but never use it?

Entertaining the Joneses: Illusions of Grandeur Yet another quandary of suburban living: habitual get-togethers. Currently, I do not make a practice of cooking and party-planning for the masses. I think in my 20’s I had visions of the neighborhood sauntering over … Continue reading

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A Season of Getting Clear ~ My 3 Step Plan

  On the days leading up to the 31st, I’ve been excitedly working my way through The Desire Map by Danielle LaPorte. I’m realizing this past season has given me the gift of clarity. This was a Year of Major Change for … Continue reading

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Airstream Thanksgiving

  We did something different for Thanksgiving this year. As in I-don’t-have-to-cook-let’s-get-the-heck-out-of-Dodge different. I loved it…really loved it. There’s something about hiding away in a small space out in the elements with all of the daily distractions left at home. In … Continue reading

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The perfect house

                        I continue to enjoy dreaming about simple structures to live in some day. It’s not that I don’t love my home (because I love it very much), but … Continue reading

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