12 Ways to Have a Simpler, Happier Christmas

 

Dear friends,

What if this year, our holidays were a little easier?

What if we did fewer things, and enjoyed the season more?

What if we spent less, and didn’t take on even one dollar of debt?

What if we felt rested and content, instead of tired and stressed?

These are some thoughts . . . → Read More: 12 Ways to Have a Simpler, Happier Christmas

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Unfinished Business

I’m an early bird.

Most mornings I awaken early enough to sit in my favorite chair with a cup of coffee and spend a quiet hour reading, praying, meditating, and writing. Oh, how I treasure those quiet moments. As the sun comes up, the light filters through the sheer curtains in the living room . . . → Read More: Unfinished Business

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

A Weekend Home Curating Challenge

Dear friends,

For the past six years, I’ve written a regular interior design feature called “Designing the West” for Western Art & Architecture magazine. I love talking with the talented designers and studying the beautiful spaces they create, and I’ve learned so much from these conversations.

With few exceptions, most of the rooms featured . . . → Read More: A Weekend Home Curating Challenge

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.