Category Archives: space & simplicity

living with a capsule wardrobe

Last summer I decided it was time to overhaul my closet. I’ve never been what anyone would call fashionable, but I decided it was time for me to start wearing clothes I felt good about and confident in. Since then, I have fallen in love with the simplicity of a capsule wardrobe and can’t imagine […]

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simplifying email

You know how I love throwing things away and decluttering?? Turns out that applies to email too. I despise having a full email inbox and it makes me unreasonably happy when it’s absolutely empty. I also take a lot of pleasure from unsubscribing to pretty much everything (unless it’s really good… or from Anthropologie). I think […]

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making space

As we are getting ready to move for the second time in a year, it has been on my mind how much I wish for a clutter-free home. I don’t know why it’s so hard, but stuff just seems to pile up. So now as we move into a new, smaller apartment, I’ve been reminding myself […]

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life with more margin

For a few months now, I’ve been thinking about the idea of creating more margin — more extra — in my life. I want to experience a greater sense of calmness, space, and freedom while avoiding anything that makes me feel restricted, stressed, and out of balance. Here’s a few examples of what I mean… More freedom in my schedule–fewer […]

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