If you’ve been following along with Thriving For Five, you know one of my very favorite routines is journaling. I have a template that I follow every day to get my thoughts together first thing. You can download it from my Resources page here. In addition to this template, I also try to spend aRead more
Whenever I go to check the mail I scan through it and toss any junk mail in the trash before I come back inside. Why? Because I am the self-proclaimed guardian of our doorway, turning away or disposing of anything that doesn’t serve a purpose in our home. Most of my shopping goes down onRead more
Planning to purge your home? Not sure where to get started? Here’s a few ideas.
I enjoy throwing things away and may have become a little bit addicted to purging. Honestly, I was somewhat sad when the decluttering process was over. I had no idea you could get a little dopamine boost every time you fill a trash bag and toss it in a donation bin. I even asked myRead more
For most of my adult life, I’ve managed to keep most shopping related impulses under control. I also had little trouble throwing things away when they no longer served a purpose. I wouldn’t say that I was a minimalist, but I did have friends make fun of the lack of decor in my home. ThereRead more