Sometimes, I Suck at Minimalism

Why is minimalism impossible

It’s not really a secret that I consider myself a minimalist. I’m notorious for bagging up things to send to thrift stores and more likely then not I always have some bag to send away in my car. There’s close to nothing on our walls, and often you’ll find me going through out household items […]

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A Minimalist’s Guide to Decluttering

How To Declutter Your Home

On social media recently I’ve been seeing a lot of posts and questions about minimalism and living simply. There are a lot of resources out there, but a lot of what we see on the media & television is people taking what’s seen as dramatic, extreme measures to pursue a simple lifestyle. Before I continue, […]

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Joy’s Christmas List – Buying Minimal For Your Child

A Minimalist Christmas

One of the biggest reasons we built a Tiny House was to pare down on our items and have less of an attachment to physical things. We wanted to value experiences above things you can hold, wear, and show off- and even though we don’t live in a Tiny House anymore, those same values are still close to me. We want to raise Joy in a way that that upholds contentment over a consumerism attitude, memories over objects, and giving above receiving.

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Queen of the Castle

I’m done trying. Stay with me here. As dramatic as that sounds, it’s actually a supposed to be read as a statement without any sass. The same way you would read ‘I took the dog out before you came home’ is how that’s supposed to be read. But granted, you are missing some context. Let […]

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Tiny House Nursery

Minimalist Nursury for your Tiny Home

It’s so inspiring to go on Pinterest and see these gorgeous, huge nurseries for little baby-to-be. I mean, the colors, the patterns, the themes- it’s all enough to get my creative juices flowing. Unfortunately, it doesn’t take to long to realize, Oh wait… I don’t have nearly enough space or budget to make these beautiful […]

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Christmas in a Tiny House

Earlier this week, I talked about how different (or maybe not so different!) Christmas in a Tiny House might be. Today, we decided to show you what that looks like! When we first started talking about decorating for Christmas, we thought we were limited to only a few options. Maybe some lights outside, maybe the […]

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What I’m Giving Up This Christmas

A Christmas Celebration in a House on Wheels

Right now, I seriously can’t think of anything that beats living in a Tiny House. Okay, actually if our Tiny House was nestled somewhere in the Appalachian Mountains THAT would win hands down, but other then that I’m pretty content in our small space. But, obviously, living Tiny means that our family will have to […]

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