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40 Things I've Learned About Simplifying | www.TheSimpleHomemaker.com

Today is my 40th birthday. I know, I know, I’m supposed to lie about my age, but I don’t, and here’s why: I don’t look bad for 40, but I look terrible for 23, so…why go there? Nobody can call me a liar liar pants on fire. Every day is a gift from God. Why would I pretend He’s doted on me any less than…

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There’s an email in my inbox with the subject line “Unfolding Your Wings.” It’s been sitting in there quite some time, unread. I don’t want to read it. You see, sometimes I go through a tiny little phase where I don’t want anyone telling me to unfold my wings. That sounds like stepping outside of my comfort zone, which experience tells me is … uncomfortable….

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You’ve made the decision to simplify your life. You understand what simplifying is and that it involves some hard choices. And now you’re eager to jump in with both feet and purge the house, wipe out the schedule, and move to a deserted island in the Pacific. Slow down. Take a deep breath. Simplifying is a process, yes, but it is also a lifestyle and…

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You’re ready to simplify. You acknowledge that life is too complicated, and you’re so excited to change that you want to throw yourself head first into purging and cleaning and buying matching containers to organize your entire life by this afternoon. I know. That’s how we all start. And then we crash and burn. You know it’s true. This is a no-denial zone. Remember that…

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The Real Truth About Simplifying Your Life (www.TheSimpleHomemaker.com)

Raise your hand if life has become too complicated. Is your hand up? Why is life too complicated? Why is the calendar jammed full of activities? Why are closets bursting and cabinets overflowing? Why is there no time to consistently put healthy meals on the table? Why do we have to schedule time to see our own children and husband? We tend to blame our…

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The Simple Homemaker's Top 12 in 2012

Welcome to The Simple Homemaker’s new and improved 2013 blog? What’s different? Instead of a little “2” at the end of the date, there’s a little “3.” I know, I know. It’s a lot to take in all at once, but you’ll get used to it. Give it time. It’s going to be a great year here. We have already begun implementing big plans for…

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Sixteen years ago I was in labor with my firstborn on New Year’s Eve and gave birth to a very loud, but beautiful New Year’s baby. Every New Year’s Eve since has paled in comparison. Still, we try to send off the old year with a bang, so this is what we do. Every New Year’s Eve we have a family party. I schedule different…

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