simplify-your-life-logo-225xThe older we get, the more we tend to look for ways to simplify our lives and make it easier. With Simplify, I help you explore a more simple life, discover ways you can maximize your satisfaction and minimize all the “stuff”.

How I Finally Got Rid of Our Self Storage Unit

Has a self storage unit become a pain for you to keep up? I rid us of ours for good. Learn how I took charge of this silly waste of money & freed myself. Sentimental value. It’s the downfall of so many of our homes and absolutely fills our minds with clutter we just don’t … [Read more...]

Magazine Clutter. Keep the Inspiration Without the Mess

Magazine clutter ... you've finally met your match. I said I would try to find ways to clean up the clutter in our homes. I finally got around to a project that has been in the making for years – and I mean years! Magazine clutter. An evil and common culprit of dust and junk … [Read more...]

DIY Liquid Laundry Detergent. Who Knew?

Want to simplify your laundry? I didn’t know I did. If someone would have told me 6 months ago I'd be making DIY liquid laundry detergent, I would have laughed. I mean really ... who does that? I really didn’t know we were throwing money away on laundry soap. I never thought that … [Read more...]

The One Touch Rule Will Help Declutter Your Life & Home

It’s hard to argue with the “one touch rule.” I’ve tried to reason why it won’t work for me and, so, I’ve never truly applied it. Recently, I was having a mommy lunch with a friend (no kids allowed – for the 1st time in 4 years) and we had the opportunity to talk about all … [Read more...]

Good Morning Muffins. A Simple Way to Start Your Day

  I’ve simplified both our mornings (and some dinners) with this simple recipe for Good Morning muffins. It’s a combination of several recipes that inspired me to tackle a new muffin that I could freeze and have available at the drop of a hat – or a couple of minutes in the … [Read more...]

1 Simple Trick Hides Everything But the Kitchen Sink

  Everything but the kitchen sink might be a slight exaggeration, but this is still a great tip that I use every day. I said I would share ideas here, even the small ones. Here’s a great tip that can be found all over the Internet, and here’s how I used the idea to solve a … [Read more...]

Organize Your Life. My Secret System That Never Fails Me

  It's tough to organize your life. Well, at least for me it was. With all of the “stuff” (there’s the “S” word again) rolling around in our brains and sticky notes cluttering the refrigerator and reminders, pill boxes and business cards stuffed in our purses (or wallets), … [Read more...]