Treasures

Treasures

There are certain Bible verses that are typically gone over and over on Christian minimalist blogs.  One such passage is Matthew 6:19-21, where Jesus points out that we should not store up treasures on earth.  Rather, we should store up treasures in heaven - in other words, we should fill up spiritually.   Don’t store [...]

The Gift of No

The Gift of No

Over the years, I've tried to be a lot of different types of mom.  I've tried to be what the world around me seems to fancy so much: the crafty mom, the baking mom, the activities mom.  I've tried to please everyone else with little regard for myself.  But this year, I decided to give [...]

What I Value

What I Value

In the last few posts, I gave you the backstory on how I came to be a minimalist.  I also explained that my husband is not a minimalist.  Rather, he is someone who uses minimalism during different seasons of life to benefit him as necessary.  And that is ok.  We don't both have to be [...]