Potato and Onion Pancakes

  Starting your day with something savory instead of  loads of sweets can be a refreshing change. This has been a sure-fire win with my younger boys who prefer savory dishes. Excellent dish for a relaxing weekend breakfast, when you aren’t in a rush, but easy enough they don’t take up your entire morning. Give…

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Minimalism: Your Home's Atmosphere

A couple weeks ago I talked about the Enemy of Minimalism: Sentimental Feelings. What about other people’s sentimental feelings? I think this has been just as hard as dealing with my own attachment to items. I have gotten rid of a few things that some family members might have a really hard time with. They might…

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Coffee Ice Cream

I made a difficult decision, as a minimalist, last week,  I purchased another small appliance: An Ice Cream Maker We thought about it for several months before buying it. But the benefits out way the clutter. The whole family was missing our typical summer trips to the local ice cream shop during the hot summer months… but no longer! Now…

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Homemade Hashbrowns

This is comfort food for me. My mom would make these when I was young and it still is my absolute favorite breakfast! There isn’t really a recipe, just a method. So here is what I do: Homemade Hashbrowns Ingredients: 4 potatoes, washed, dried and grated 1/4 cup coconut oil Sea Salt Directions: Spread grated potatoes…

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