• Life Tips,  Personal Stories

    How we began our practice of de-cluttering.

    A Bit Of Backstory on how we ended up de-cluttering. De-cluttering definitely started with our kids, and de-cluttering their toys. First things first, toys are outrageously priced these days. I am not the only one that sees that, I can’t be. So, I mean, there’s that. 🤷🏻‍♀️ But, when we had our first daughter (10 YEARS AGO! 😱) we gave her all the things. All the crappy, cheapie toys, all the expensive, fancy toys. She asked for it, she got it. It was definitely not the best way to parent, but you live and you learn. It’s biting us in the ass now, haha! No, she’s a great chid. After…

  • Personal Stories

    Why I call myself a partial hippie, and that’s okay.

    Backstory. Earlier this year when I really started getting into a more natural lifestyle, I had people call me a hippie. Most of the time it was in a condescending, “you’re obnoxious” sort of way, but I sort of liked it. Who doesn’t want to be a hippie?! Ha! Okay, I’m sure many people don’t want to be a hippie, but that’s okay. However…I am not a hippie, and I think labeling people is a big issue in today’s society. I don’t consider myself a hippie. I am a little of a both, of all. I am mainstream, and hippie, and unconventional, and conventional. I basically just live my life…