Is Simplicity a Cheap Way to Live?

When you think about simplicity, do you ever think about how much it costs?  Do you think about it being something that saves you money?  Do you ever associate simple with cheap or frugal? A couple weeks ago these two words were swirling in my mind:  simplicity and...
Our 9 Step Paper Organization System

Our 9 Step Paper Organization System

Take a look at the amount of filing you do and tell me how simple your life is.  Every year around this time, we have to deal with a fun thing called taxes.  The last year can be seen in one big glance as we put together our tax returns.  This is the time of year...
Easy Gluten Free Lasagna

Easy Gluten Free Lasagna

Do you love a good night of comfort food? Do you love having an easy meal for a large group? Do you love a meal that you can easily pull out for leftovers? Look no further!  This lasagna recipe is as easy as it is delicious and even if you are not the most natural...
10 Ways To Keep The Holidays Simple

10 Ways To Keep The Holidays Simple

Ways To Keep The Holiday Season Simple As we near the holiday season, I can’t help but mentally prepare myself to simplify as much as I can.  You see, there’s so much that is pushing it’s way inside my home, schedule, and head this time of year.  Before you know it,...
5 Best Books for Winter Gardening

5 Best Books for Winter Gardening

Books To Give You Winter Gardening Tips & Advice Most of us associate the warmer months of the year with an abundance of fresh produce. Cucumbers, beets, strawberries, peaches, you name it — warm seasons tend to usher in the opportunity to grow your garden...
A Guide to Keeping Chickens in the Winter

A Guide to Keeping Chickens in the Winter

If you’re new to keeping chickens winter can be a confusing time. You may be asking yourself, “how will they stay warm?” and “will they keep laying eggs even with less sunlight?” or even, “how can I keep my chickens entertained?” These are all valid questions. Winter...