Consider a More Compassionate Holiday Season

Consider a More Compassionate Holiday Season

Ah, we embark upon another holiday season. Who would have thought we would be where we are now, having experienced a truly memorable 2020? This year’s holiday season brings along a new sort of stress for everyone. Will we be able to be with our loved ones, or will we continue to quarantine to protect… Read More »

Minimalist Wardrobe Challenge

Minimalist Wardrobe Challenge

I (Shannon) start each new season with a clean slate when it comes to my wardrobe. If you've been a follower of our blog, you know that my minimalist wardrobe is a far cry from the days in which our spare bedroom was converted into my closet, and I had a catalog to keep up… Read More »

We Made it Through the 30-Day Minimalism Game

We Made it Through the 30-Day Minimalism Game

You may recall that Gerry and I (Shannon) started the Minimalism Game January 1st. If you aren't familiar with the details, catch up on this blog post. Essentially, we competed against each other to see who could make it the furthest through the month- getting rid of items each day for that specific day of… Read More »

An Ode to Turkeys and Not Eating Them

An Ode to Turkeys and Not Eating Them

An apology is necessary to Wordsworth, Pope, Keats, Shelley, and other famous poets, prior to presenting this ode. O, dear turkey, your feathers so full, Your personality is gleaming as you maneuver freely. That people don’t understand you shouldn’t be eaten, is just bull. You are a living being who has children; they should be… Read More »