If you’re running short on time or ideas for holiday gifts, hot chocolate in a jar is a simple, semi-homemade gift idea sure to please many on your holiday list. This is an idea I have […]
During the course of preparing for the holidays (decorating, tidying up for guests or holiday parties, etc.) chances are that you’ll encounter a stack of paper that needs to be sorted through and dealt with. You […]
Does your kitchen have what my friend calls a “scary cabinet,” stuffed with perilously stacked items? Or a drawer crammed so full that it’s hard to open—or to find anything inside?
It’s easy to accumulate kitchen items, […]
If you find yourself in the midst of this holiday season wishing to trade in all the hustle and bustle for a bit more happiness, you’re not alone! Here’s a collection of some of my top holiday planning tips to help you create a merrier season. […]
And just like that, our new site is launched. Welcome…to the new simplify 101!
Jay and I hope you love the new site. And we hope you find it easier than ever to find your way around […]
Around here change is most definitely in the air. Just look at these two photos I took in my yard, just one week apart.
The first was taken on November 7th. It was a sunny, not-too-cool beautiful […]
I’m sure you’d agree that traditions are part of what make the season so meaningful and memorable. Activities like cutting down a fresh tree, going to the Christmas Eve candlelight service, visiting Santa, and decorating your […]
The holidays are designed to be a magical time of year, filled with time spent with loved ones relaxing and enjoying each other’s company. But for so many of us, the holidays turn into a time […]
Whether you love to cook or simply do it out of necessity, you’ll enjoy cooking more when the process is organized and efficient. Here are seven easy-to-implement ideas to help you get organized and save time […]