Meaningful Relationships: Intentional Friendship

One of the values that I really enjoy about minimalism is its emphasis on intentional and meaningful relationships. Just as a one simplifies material possessions in pursuit of a less cluttered and more fulfilling life, it is equally important to pursue and maintain friendships that lend to your development as a person. These friendship require…

On Life and Values

Value is a key component of a minimalist’s life. Marie Kondo, author of “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up”, suggests that, “The question of what you want to own, is really the question of how you want to live your life.”  In other words, our material desires speak directly to our values and our quality…

On Fear and Friendships

In the midst of my meltdown came these wise words from a friend. I’d like to share them with you.


Cherish each moment Do not take time for granted Live with intention   Header Image by Szűcs Laszlo

Seize the Day

Today seize the day A new chapter has begun Life’s journey awaits     Header image by Paulo Porto

Good Morning

Take a moment today to notice the beauty around you. Observe the evergreens painted against the blue sky. Dance with the shadows cast by objects in the sun. Sit still and listen to the world around you. Take a moment today to breathe in life and then choose gratefulness. Value this one life that we…

Be free

Today, be free! Stop apologizing for being who you are. Understand that it is honorable to seek authenticity in a world that strips it from us. Celebrate your uniqueness and never let it go. It is a worthy and priceless gift!   Header Image by Etienne Boulanger

Forgiveness: Remembrance

Today, remember Recall the lessons you’ve learned Apply them daily       Header image by Asoggetti

Forgiveness: Grace

Today, impart grace Forgiving though your heart aches Even when undeserved     Header image by Nathan Dumlao