Store Documents in the Cloud – PaperFree Day 5

Store Documents in the Cloud | #Paperfree #Declutter #Organizing

  Dear friends, In today’s post I’ll share some simple ways to store your digital documents and photos. While it’s great to keep copies on our computer hard drives or …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Tackle the Hot Spot – PaperFree Day 1

PaperFree Day 1 | #declutter #decluttering #organizing

  Dear friends, If you’re joining the PaperFree challenge for the next 7 days, welcome! Every day for the next 7 days, our collective challenge is to spend at least …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

5 Ways to Enjoy Things Without Owning Them

Art glass

  Dear friends, Years ago when I was a magazine publisher, I visited a fabulous mountain home owned by a wealthy couple. In their living room they had two illuminated …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

A 15-Minute Weekend Decluttering Challenge

Declutter plan

  Dear friends, I’ve been slowly, methodically working my way through my list of spaces on the Space Blessing Plan I wrote for our home. Because these tasks can be …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Book Giveaway: New Minimalism

New Minimalism

  Dear friends, I just finished reading the most inspiring book, New Minimalism by Cary Telander Fortin and Kyle Louise Quilici. Cary and Kyle are the founders of a business …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Uncluttering for Lent

  Dear friends, After creating a Decluttering Snowball Plan last month, I’m motivated to unclutter the spaces in our house, room by room. Lent started on Wednesday. As you probably …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

When Decluttering Means Letting Go of an Old Dream

Bookends

Dear friends, Since we moved into this house 11 years ago, two bins have remained unopened in the garage. The labels read ‘BOOKENDS.’ You wouldn’t think a bunch of bookends …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

9 Ways to Enjoy a Happy Simple Holiday Season

Peaceful church

Two weeks ago, I wrote about enjoying more peace during the holidays. Many of you have shared your stories about simplifying, which I love hearing: “Last year, I decided not …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Thanksgiving and the Most Important Thing

We’ll be hosting Thanksgiving here this year for about a dozen friends and family, and I’m excited. Yesterday I bought the turkey and unpacked the china on the dining table. …

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About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of 15 books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.