Trash or treasure? The downsizing furniture debate.

Let’s continue the downsizing discussion with a conversation about furniture. I’ve picked and chosen my way through our “past life” furniture pieces and repurposed nearly everything you’ll see in this video from the archives. I also share some advice about how to think about your furniture and its future to help you through the process.

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The downsizing dilemma: to keep or toss?

There’s something about starting off a new year with a clean slate … and a cleaner closet, desk or work area. Are you feeling motivated to declutter or even downsize? Or are you looking for inspiration to get started? You’re in the right place!

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Ready, Set, Reset!

Can you identify your time robbers or even go as far as identifying your destiny stealers? 

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See why Festive Peppers is everyone’s favorite!

We’ve come a long way, baby! This recipe for my famous Festive Peppers is top-notch, but our old way of shooting videos isn’t. šŸ™‚ Continue reading

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Seriously Mitzi? Even downsizing Christmas?

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Yes, and a big amen to keeping it simple sister! 

 

Okay, so if I am a less-is-more girl, how do I accomplish downsizing my Christmas decorating?  

 

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Don’t Buy the Lie!

Yes, it is a lie we tell ourselves every holiday season. It goes something like this, “Oh well, it’s the holidays for Pete’s sake. I’ll get back on it after New Years.”

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What makes a great Thanksgiving tablescape?

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and just as important as planning the meal is setting the table! Whether you’ll enjoy a holiday meal for two or 20, there are a number of ways to create a tablescape that’s perfect for any size of gathering.

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5 Easy Tips for Healthier Holidays

It’s the beginning of November and the 2016 holiday season is right around the corner. Can you believe it? Despite popular belief, this doesn’t mean your fitness has to go out the window. Here are five of my favorite, easy-to-follow tips for maintaining nutrition and exercise goals during the time of year when stress and LOTS of not-so-healthy food can take their toll on all of us.

 

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What dangers are lurking in your bathtub?

My “Next Life Must-Have” bathroom series wouldn’t be complete without focusing on everybody’s favorite place to unwind … the bathtub.

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5 Essentials of a Boomer Shower

For our next life must-have series on bathrooms, the mission is to continue promoting ergonomic and safe bathrooms that are also beautiful, of course!

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