• Minimalism, Simple Living, Decluttering, Thrifting. Learning to find balance and trust God.
    Blog,  Simple Living

    Dipping my toe back into the Thrifting Pool…

    Ok, here I go.  After a long hiatus from thrifting, I’m dipping my toe back in to the thrift pool, and so far the water is fine! This is a pretty big deal for me.  Many of you know my story, how several years ago I filled my house and life and mind to the brim, all the while justifying my addiction by telling myself that I was being frugal.   I wasn’t.  I was barely holding it to gather under the weight of keeping all that stuff in order.  And despite my constant efforts, my house was always clutter and junky feeling. After this realization, I’ve been through quite an experience…

  • Roasted beet salad with a delicious maple balsamic reduction glaze. Summer salad recipe.
    Blog,  Recipes

    Roasted Beet Salad with Balsamic Maple Glaze

    Beets! I feel like the majority people are pretty “meh” about beets. Do you think it’s true that people grow beets in gardens because they are so very easy to grow? They fill up the beds with pretty greens in just a couple of weeks, but not many people really have many options for cooking them. What a shame! Beets, plain and earthy though they be, can really be a hearty, grounding culinary experience! (Printable Recipe at the bottom)