Even though summer days are longer, they have a way of flying by around here, and I can't believe we in the latter half of the season. Here are some of my favorite posts that I've read in little, quiet moments between the children's baseball games and park dates. I have found inspiration from each one! Hope you do too.
A Simple Declutter Habit: Leave No Trace from Zen HabitsAs someone who tends to multitask and run in several mental directions (and feel frazzled), this simple concept has really affected me and made my days more peaceful and in control.
A fascinating list of the people everyone needs in their lives. Hint: they are not always the ones easiest to get along with.
How to Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life from Lisa and Franco Esile
Why our minds don't actually want change or improvement, and why we should embrace it anyway.
Let's Let Go of Simple Living Ideals from Practicing Simplicity
As with every aspiration in life, simple living can also turn into a standard to beat ourselves up over. This post is an encouraging dose of reality, which we all need to hear sometimes.