Planning a Party with Paperless Post


    With the holidays coming up, there are always parties to plan, and people to be in touch with. It also includes a lot of travel, planning ahead, and people being hard to get ahold of. I have always loved the practicality of e-vites, for these reasons. People always have their phones, which means they can get their emails anywhere and anytime these days. However, I never felt like e-vites had the same impact and intentionality as a paper invite. That is until I came across Paperless Post. Read more


    K.I.S.S. of the Week

    Simple | Keep it Short | The Everyday Simple

    Hope everyone had a great week! Here is a little inspiration to kick off your weekend. And here is a little throwback to last Halloween for you all. What is everyone dressing up as for Halloween this year?  Read more


    Why We Have to Stop Saying “I’m Tired”

    Stop Saying I'm Tired | Beating Fatigue | The Everyday Simple

    The other day while I was watching TV, a commercial came on that grabbed me instantly. There were a bunch of people walking around living their daily life, but over everyone’s head was a battery bar. It looked just like the one on our cell phones, and it showed how much “battery life” or energy they had. Read more


    Creating a Gallery Wall

    Gallery Wall | Children's Decor | Girls Room | The Everyday Simple

    There is no better feeling than finally completing a room. I can finally say that Shiloh’s “big girl” room is finished. Back in the summer, we did the transition of rooms and  beds all at once in hopes to make it a little easier. (Here are some tips on how we transitioned from a crib to a bed.) Read more


    K.I.S.S. of the Week


    1. To Eat: This is the absolute coziest meal you can make this fall. The perfect balance of sweet and salty, covered in cheese. What more can you ask for?
    2. To Know: Anyone else get depressed every time their fresh flowers die? Here are 8 ways to ensure that they live as long as possible.
    3. To Buy: This will help you make the perfect egg white omelet
    4. To Read: This is my favorite collection of children’s books. The bring classic literature into educational children’s books. I want them all.
    5. To Use: These journals are the perfect way to document your children’s childhood. Simple, beautiful, and super easy to use.
    6. To Style: Some of the best and most affordable home decor out there.
    7. To Change: Stop buying car air fresheners, and replace it with this. Perfect, simple, and natural.
    8. To Do: Download this program today and instantly unsubscribe from all of the unwanted emails that clog up your inbox. Seriously, I had over 1,800 unread emails, and in 2 minutes unsubscribed from 37 subscriptions.
    9. To Drink: Drink this every morning, and you will see and experience many health benefits naturally!
    10. To Download: This app is the best way to invest your spare change. Seriously, invest any pocket change you have, and watch it grow!
    11. To Remember: “Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.” – Dr. Seuss

    Chia Seed Pudding

    Chia Seed Pudding | Healthy Breakfast | Simple Recipes | The Everyday Simple

    We are a granola bar and cereal family. 90% of the time in the morning I am either running out the door, throwing granola bars at everyone, or pouring a quick bowl of cereal before we start the day. However, I have been trying to slow our mornings down a little bit lately, and start them more intentionally. One of those ways is having a good breakfast. Read more


    K.I.S.S. of the Week

    K.I.S.S. | The Everyday Simple

    1. To Eat: Here is something delicious to make with all of those leftover apples you have from going picking…. or that you bought at the grocery store.
    2. To Know: Science and psychology backs up the idea that listening to an audio book is just as good for your brain as actually reading a book. This app lets you “borrow” audiobooks from your local library.
    3. To Buy: This is the perfect container to pack your kid’s lunch. So long ziplock bags!
    4. To Read: My all time favorite children’s book. Beautiful illustrations and an even more inspiring message.
    5. To Use: This site will save you money just by having it installed on your browser. It automatically computes any and all coupons available and applies them any time you buy anything online. It’s as good as it sounds.
    6. To Style: 7 simple ways to cozy up your home for the Fall!
    7. To Change: Here is a guide for how often you should change out your makeup in order to prevent breakouts and other skin problems.
    8. To Do: Watch “Manhunt” on Netflix. It is a drama based on true events about the longest FBI manhunt in history, the Unabomber.
    9. To Drink: 15 incredible smoothies that only take 5 ingredients.
    10. To Download: Hopper analyzes flights to help you find the best deals and the best times to fly and buy. When you’re planning a trip, it will notify you when it’s the best time to buy tickets.
    11. To Remember: “People will forget what you did, people will forget what you said, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
    12. Bonus: Don’t miss out on the interview with Hailey Andresen, kicking off the series “Simple Lives: The Women Who Create Them.”