Less is More: Dishes

Less is More: Dishes

  For the month of October, I am doing something that I’ve wanted to do for quite some time: I have downsized my dishes. What does this mean? It means that I have packed many dishes away so that there are just a few things left. This includes: Four big...
Why It’s Wise to Limit Labels

Why It’s Wise to Limit Labels

I love my label-maker as much as the next person. Labels are usually put into place with great intent. To create structure. To remind. To help guide where things go. However, often I see places (specifically classrooms) labeled to death – and most of the time,...
The Fear of Less

The Fear of Less

I meet so many people who are terrified of the idea of less. “What if I need an item after I get rid of it?” “If I donate my kids’ toys, they will be mad at me!” “If I get rid of that sweater I won’t be able to wear it to my...
How To Make Your Home Feel Like a Kindergarten Classroom

How To Make Your Home Feel Like a Kindergarten Classroom

  I came across the article “Should all classrooms be like kindergarten classrooms?” today and couldn’t help but be inspired. The author addresses the fact that kindergarten classrooms are “spilling over with exploration and discovery....