Tag Archives: simplifying

Pare down/Power Up ~ A plan to simplify

  So strange things are happening over here. I’ve been lurking on bloggers lately that promote less is more…people who seem to have found incredible contentment in owning less in their lives. Being that I’m a person of an ever-growing … Continue reading

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Simply Dreamy

                                      Via Kensie Kate Funny how my world is getting larger, but my head still swirls with dreams of simple living. There’s … Continue reading

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Ending complication with one magic question

                        “Fear Overcoming” ~ matted print 2012 I find that taking steps toward truth and happiness in my life sometimes involves risk…sometimes it masquerades as the basement dweller fear. I have … Continue reading

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Four Myths of American Suburban Life ~ #3

  Myth 3: The acquisition of stuff is how you gain stature in your community and contentment in your home.               (image via Code Poet) So I’ve been reading some significant books this summer. … Continue reading

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Four Myths of American Suburban Life ~ #2

Number Two: Scheduling your children in countless extracurricular activities helps them get ahead in life.                       (via Flower Power Mom) It may seem logical to want to expose your child … Continue reading

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