Minimalism – Not a new trend, but a lifestyle change

I was introduced to the concept of minimalism by watching the fantastic documentary Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things on Netflix by Ryan Nicodemus and Joshua Millburn. If you haven’t had the opportunity to watch it, I highly recommend you do. Take a moment and look around you. Within 10 feet of you in…

“Collect Moments, Not Things”

I’m not going to do the normal spiel about how long it’s been since the last post, I’ll get better about it, blah blah blah. Life has been busy lately. I just haven’t had the time to sit down and write. The older I’m getting, the more I am beginning to prioritize my life for…

Guide to Living a Less Stressful Life

Life is tough. Being an adult is difficult, and being a responsible adult is even harder. At times. It’s enough to make you long for the days of innocence and carefree worries – the life of a child. Or a cat. The anxiety has been getting the better of me lately to the point where…

Growing Our Faith

This post is all about religion. I will not apologize for it, I will not be ashamed of talking about it. If you do not wish to read it then don’t, but you will be missing out. It’s been a little over a month now since we, as a family, decided there was a void…

Family Life

I’ve strayed a little bit from the original intentions of this blog. I’m going to get back on track a bit this week and talk about our family life over the last two months. Bud has officially started preschool as of last week and he took to it right away. Day 1 – lots of…

Ineffable, but I will try anyways…

I have a love of words. They create, destroy, comfort and inspire. They are meaningless, yet they are everything. Words are just a random assortment of letters. It is up to us to give them meaning, and when done effectively they can become powerful tools. So I have to be honest for a minute. I’m…