Blog

Clutter Clearing Your Closet

For many of us, clearing the clutter in our closets is a daunting task! In this video, Alison takes on one of the most common clutter areas, the clothes closet, and offers tips to not only get rid of the clutter, but keep it tidy and clutter-free! For more tips check out our blog Common Clutter […]

Read more >

Creating Your Own Healthy Cleaning Products

Next time you walk into a room that has recently been cleaned with conventional cleaning products notice how your body reacts. If you take a deep breath do you cough or sneeze? Does the room smell fresh or does it smell more like chemicals? Although for years we – like most people – associated that chemical […]

Read more >

Five Reasons to Tidy Up Before the Holiday

This post has been edited from the original which was published on December 15, 2016. We know how busy the weeks leading up to the holidays can be, but taking even a little time each day to clear clutter and tidy up your home will prove worthwhile. We find that tidying up before the holidays […]

Read more >

Our 2016 Gift Guide and Holiday Inspiration

  When giving a gift, we like to be sure our presents are earth-friendly, healthful, and won’t add to someone’s clutter. So in an effort not to burden people with more stuff, we lean towards gifts that are consumable, charitable, re-useable, experiential or inspirational. Here are a few of our favorites… Consumable: We love to make […]

Read more >

The Holiday Glow: Beautiful, Healthy Candles

In anticipation of the holidays, I decided to replenish my candle supply.  As often happens when I’m making purchases for my home, something that I think will take a couple clicks on Amazon and a few minutes turned into an hours-long project. Whenever I bring something new into my home, I always look to three […]

Read more >

How to Create a Visual Affirmation

In many of our blogs, including Designing Your Life and Feng Shui and Visual Affirmations, we talk about the power of visual affirmations. In this video, Laura shows you how to create one! What is a visual affirmation? It’s your clear intentions and heartfelt purpose expressed in a physical arrangement that anchors your dreams and goals in […]

Read more >

Space Clearing – Cleansing the Energy in Your Home

Even though you can’t see the energy in a room, many of us feel it. In fact, one of our most popular blog posts is Simple Steps to Clear the Energy in Your Home. That’s why we decided to create the below “how-to” video about space clearing. Rooms can hold the energy of all the events, […]

Read more >

Spring Cleaning and Clutter Clearing

It’s spring! And before the bunny comes and goes and the eggs have all been found and collected, it’s time for our second favorite annual springtime tradition – spring cleaning! We suggest starting with a good clutter clearing session followed by a thorough (and healthy) cleaning. Here are our favorite tips and video demonstrations to inspire […]

Read more >

Holiday Inspiration and Our Favorite Finds

Happy holidays!!! This season we want to share some our favorite posts and tidbits from our friends on the web and from our archives… Like this recipe from Pamela Salzman for delicious Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars. They’re the perfect gift for your neighbor, children’s teachers or any chocolate lover! And this Christmas playlist from Heather […]

Read more >

The Soul of Parenting

We have exciting news to share… Kim John Payne, author of one of our favorite books, “Simplicity Parenting,” is offering a free online parenting summit. We are thrilled to be participating and will be speaking about simplifying our children’s environments. The Soul of Parenting Summit: Empowering Parents to Deepen Balance, Boundaries, Connection and Calm in […]

Read more >