Living with Less: 50 in 10 Declutter Challenge


The Goal: Get rid of 5 things a day for 10 days to equal a total of 50 things each!

The Themes:

  • Day 1 – Closet
  • Day 2 – Guest Living
  • Day 3 – Bathroom
  • Day 4 – Outdoors
  • Day 5 – Kitchen
  • Day 6 – Bedroom
  • Day 7 – Entertaining Spaces
  • Day 8 – Hidden Spaces
  • Day 9 – Utility
  • Day 10 – Bonus Round!

Get ready. Get set. Get decluttering!

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Mother’s Day Reflections

I have thought a lot about what different traits I hope my son gets from my husband, his grandparents, and even his cousins, but I haven’t given much thought to what traits he gets from me. I want to take this time as Mother’s Day quickly approaches to share what traits I hope my son gets from me.

As Mother’s Day quickly approaches, I have begun to think of what kind of mom I want to be for my son. I am by no means the perfect mom, but every day I try to be a better mom than I was the day before. The truth is I don’t always succeed. There are days that I don’t leave work at work. There are days that we argue over what he is going to eat for supper. There are days that I don’t have the energy to play with him, however I try. I try to leave work at work. I try to cook a healthy meal he will eat. I try to get on the floor and play with him. If I could wish anything, I hope he remembers these three things about me.

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