How To Simplify Your Cleaning Supplies

Marketers have directed their attention to cleaning supplies, because we so desperately want something that magically makes everything beautiful, clean and sparkling, huge bonus if we don’t actually have to touch it. But with all the “amazing” products, come the nasty chemicals. For me, removing soap scum from the shower/bath was my biggest challenge. I…

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How Minimalism Can Benefit Those With Sensory Issues And Special Needs

Disclaimer: I have only a little personal experience with special needs and sensory processing disorder, what is written here is wisdom gleaned from friends who were gracious enough to share with me. We all are greatly affected by our surroundings and minimalism to any degree can benefit our mental and emotional health. With a growing recognition of autism and sensory issues, there…

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DIY Air Freshening Spray

I know so many of us enjoy a clean fresh scent- especially after the house have been onced-over and is sparkling clean. It’s like having dessert after a meal: It’s a reward, if you will, for our cleaning efforts. But most, if not all, store-bought air fresheners contain toxic chemicals. Candles aren’t any better, any scented…

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My Simple and Healthy Medicine Cabinet

Have you ever wanted to know what my medicine cabinet looks like? I try to keep it as minimal as possible. Simplicity means I can get to what I need quickly and everything is always easy to find. I purposely keep a very limited amount of man made items and over the years, it’s been very…

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