How can you maintain a healthy balance between your work and your life when your work is done in your home? That’s a reasonable question, and I’m not going to lie, it’s difficult to find that balance. But it’s totally possible. I’ve put together some of my favorite ways to help balance your work and home life. Related Posts How to Avoid Burnout When Working From Home Have a room of your own In order to mentally separate your work from your personal life, you need to physically separate your space. It’s really hard to do that when you’re working at your kitchen table. You don’tRead More →

What do you do when you want to downsize your living space and start a minimalist lifestyle? While most people think of downsizing their wardrobe or their trinkets, there’s a lot of downsizing you can do in your kitchen. One of the main ideas of environmentalism is the classic “reduce, reuse, recycle.” That’s super easy to do in the kitchen.   We’re going to talk about how to start the process of downsizing, making sure everything in your kitchen is doing double duty or you’re just using it all the time, and then how to save money by buying in bulk and making your ownRead More →

When you begin your minimalism journey, you can always start by throwing stuff away. Buying less stuff can start whenever and is an ongoing thing, but downsizing is essential to jump-starting a minimalist lifestyle. One of the hardest things to downsize for me personally? My makeup. Though I wear minimal makeup every day, I like to really do it up on dates, events, or even just random days. And like any woman who wears makeup, I like to switch it up and try new things, which means I have some “extra” products lying around. When we first started our minimalist lifestyle, I had to thinkRead More →

So you’ve decided you want to downsize, to simplify, to free up your space, but where do you start? I suggest start with the hardest spot first.  Some people say start easy, but if you really want to go for it and you really want to start the process of making your life simple, then jump right in! Once you’ve tackled that most cluttered space in your house, crafting minimalism in the rest of your space will be easier. Like most people, I ended up starting with my closet because my goal originally was to just have less material things.  It was hard, too, becauseRead More →

At Quiet Sundays, we’re dedicated to the environment, so we like to use only green cleaning products. There may also be some skin allergy issues in our household, and with four dogs, we need cleaning products that will be safe! The best way to insure that your home is allergy free and environmentally friendly is to make your own cleaning products, so your home is free of harmful chemicals. Just in time for spring cleaning, we’re sharing our recipes with you. These green cleaning products also cost a fraction of the price. Read on for DIY cleaning products for your home, your clothes, and your surfaces.Read More →