We’re all different when it comes to decluttering. Just like we’re all inherently different when it comes to how we keep our homes. Do you tend toward clutter? Or toward an OCD level of cleanliness? Or somewhere in between?
Minimizing, decluttering, and intentional living.
How to Control Your Social Media Usage: 5 Options to Pick From
More and more studies are showing how social media can make us feel terrible. It can isolate us, make us feel lonely, and it can lead to depression. It makes sense. People post their best lives. We see that and think everyone else has it so much better than we do.
Don’t Idolize Minimalism (Or, How We Organized Our Garage)
Look for minimalist tips on organizing and you’ll see a lot of, “the best way to organize is to minimize” or “having less stuff is better than organizing what you have.” I agree with those points. We embrace minimalism. But recently, we organized our garage… and we didn’t minimize all of our stuff.
How to Structure Your Time Productively in a Full House
In this video, I show you how I fit it all in. With a wife, 5 kids, military service, 2 businesses, college, traveling, reading, writing, and so much more. It’s about structure and planning. We’ll cover it all and I’ll show you my morning ritual.
A Year of Less: 5 Areas of Your Life to Let Go In
I don’t care about New Year’s resolutions since they mostly fail, but I do think the new year is a good time to make some commitments. Let’s commit to less.
10 Practical Steps to Start Practical Minimalism
In this video, I give you 10 steps to start living a practical minimalist lifestyle. This isn’t about selling everything you own; it’s about living intentionally and slowly reducing the unimportant things in your life.
Self-Imposed Expectations: It’s Time to Calm Down a Little
We’re all at different stages in life. It’s possible you’re in a stage where you aren’t doing anything at all, your stress level is zero, and you have no responsibilities. However, it’s more likely you’re in a stage that’s basically the opposite of that. This is the stage of life I align with.
How Fewer Toys Makes Happier Children
In this video, I talk about the No-Toys Nursery in Germany. We also talk about how kids are happier with fewer toys and how you can reduce the toys in your home.