In life, we often try and do it all, but let’s face it, it’s just not possible. When we try to do it all, we end up burnt out and often give up on our dreams and goals. So, what do we have to give up and what do we make a priority?
Our journey to a life of happiness through having less and living simply
No one can ever guess what route their life will take. And sometimes the directions are lost in fog. But one thing we have learned through the ups and downs is this: It’s not the stuff that defines you. No amount of money will solve your problem. It may help keep you moving, but you don’t get true happiness. Less it turns out is truly more.
Our journey of homeschooling started four years ago. While it hasn’t been picture perfect and we’ve made many changes in those four years, we wouldn’t have it any other way. We have had the opportunity to learn and grow right along with our kids and encourage others to do the same.
When it comes to making your own homemade bread, there is no simpler place to start than with a basic white bread recipe. And nothing beats a hot fresh slice of bread with a little butter. This article gives you a simple recipe that can even be made with food storage supplies.
Is sewing an essential skill? For some, it is. Where would we be without those who make all the clothing we find in the stores or the blankets to keep us warm at night? I know over the years I’ve had the hems on different shirts come undone or pant legs that are way too long for my short legs. Without the ability to sew, I would easily have had to throw away some of my favorite shirts or I’d have ended up walking on the end of my pant legs.