My Favorite Books on Decluttering, Tidying, Simplifying, and Minimizing

The first time I remember doing anything to reduce my consumption and gently remove myself from the Keeping Up With The Joneses rat race was when I traded in my giant Cadillac SUV for a Suburban. I know, bear with me. I was still in my early 30s and it was a first very small […]

How We Started A Story Hour (Accidently)

Last year I read a book called The Enchanted Hour about the value of reading aloud to children of all ages. It made me want to start a dedicated story hour with Jack in the evenings (not the same as bedtime stories), but I didn’t want to do this badly enough to actually, you know, […]