Now that over the past few week I've hopefully shown you that you can most definitely live simply even with little kiddos, I'd like to share with you some of my favorite baby items. The ones that, even in a simple home, I don't want to be without. Does it seem odd that I'm now … Continue reading My 5 Favorite Baby Items for the Simple Home
*This is part 3 of our series on Minimalism. Click here for Part 1 - Wannabe Minimalist and Part 2 The Benefits of a Minimal & Simple Home ~Whitney~ Life is a beautiful thing. Keeping home is a gift. Raising children is a blessing. Raising many children is crazy fun, but also crazy busy....and messy! … Continue reading Minimalism with Little Ones
~Willis~ The time was 12:30am. The place was in our family-sized tent at a campground about an hour away from our home. And the event was a chorus of crying coming from the kid’s side of the tent. Now let’s go back a little. We are tent campers, but we also enjoy some modern conveniences … Continue reading The Midnight Cry
*This is part two of our minimalist series. For the introduction of my clutter-free journey click here: Wannabe Minimalist ~Whitney~ From where I'm sitting right now on our living room couch I can survey our main living spaces and for the most part they're tidy and clean. The table is bare, the floor isn't scattered with toys, … Continue reading The Benefits of a Minimal & Simple Home
~Whitney~ I'm a minimalist at heart and have a slight obsession with decluttering my house on a regular basis. It gives me this weird satisfaction when I have a garbage bag full of possessions that didn't make the cut to stay in our home. Couple that with my love for organization and simplicity and you have … Continue reading Wannabe Minimalist
~Whitney~ Miss Princess is our wild child with crazy golden hair. She's our mischevious chubby-cheeked darling who needs an eye on her most moments out of the day. Her disposition is one often of polar opposites, one moment a sweet little lass with her head on your shoulder as you "nuggle" with her in the rocking … Continue reading Bougher #2 Turns Two!
It's that time of year when mornings are cold, leaves are brightly colored, and my favorite hoodie gets pulled out of the closet. Yeah, I know a lot of people say it, but Fall really is one of the best times of the year. I love to make Apple Crisp, warm Veggie Soup in the … Continue reading Healthy Homemade Hot Chocolate
~Whitney~ Today was one of those days where I’m pretty sure I gained a new level on the “Parenting Rating Scale”. You know, that prestigious ladder that every parent climbs up inch by inch, diaper by diaper, and hoping that one day they can reach the premier level of Ph.D. (Parenting Humans Doctorate). I’m only … Continue reading The Intentional Mom – Being Intentional with Words and Actions
It was the type of morning most mommas delight in. I know I do. The cool, crisp autumn morning was inviting us to go apple picking in a few short hours and the wee ones were slowly opening their eyes to a brand new day.