5 days. 2 ports. 2 people. All we brought was this carry-on suitcase and it was FABULOUS. We even had room left to pack our snorkeling gear!

I should start by saying I am a minimalist. And I hate lugging stuff around on trips. When we visited Paris I way overpacked…

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I first discovered label free living in this article from Apartment Therapy and since then it’s greatly altered how I go about buying and using things in my home.
For starters, what is label free living? Very simply it is the practice of living without brand names in your home. Take…

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Fast fashion. Have you heard the phrase before? It refers to the current trend in the fashion industry where clothing is made rapidly and cheaply, worn only a few times by the buyer, then tossed in a landfill. This process repeats itself again and again. (A fancier phrase for this…

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Bob surprised me with an anniversary trip to Disneyland last fall and it was wonderful. I personally am very inspired by Walt Disney and actually live in the same city he did when he first created Mickey Mouse (Kansas City). It was so exciting to walk around in his giant brainchild…

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Oh man, out of all the homemade Christmas presents I made this year this was by far my favorite. I love love LOVE giving kids gifts that are educational or imagination stimulating and this toy is both! I also love toys that encourage nieces and aunties to spend time together…

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