How to Travel With a Baby

    Traveling with Baby | The Everyday Simple

    Traveling with a baby is something that gets a lot of attention. For the good and the bad.  People are always watching, waiting for something to happen. And then if it doesn’t, they are quick to share their surprise. Almost as if they know you and what your child is like. Read more


    Our Best Children’s Storage Solutions

    Children's Storage + Organization | The Everyday SimpleI read this statistic the other day on Becoming Minimalist, and hate to say it, but I wasn’t too incredibly shocked:

    “3.1% of the world’s children live in America, but they own 40% of the toys consumed globally (UCLA).”

    Stop and think about that for a moment. 3.1% of the world’s children own 40% of the toys. Quite honestly, when I read that for the first time it felt as if it was hard to breathe for a moment. Like I was being suffocated by all of the “stuff” that we have. All of the things that we choose to clutter our lives with. Read more


    How to Get Your Child a Passport (and When)

    Child's Passport | The Everyday SimpleThings with kids are typically harder. There is just something that goes along with them that adds extra measures to everything you have to do. It’s worth it, but it’s work. One thing that is exponentially harder for a child than for yourself is getting a passport. And let’s be honest, that’s not really something you think about needing until you need it. Cue expediting fees. Read more


    The Trick to Eat Healthy and Save Money

    basket | saving money | healthy snacksAs much as we would all like to say that we eat healthy 100% of the time, that’s probably not realistic. And if it is, I have to say that you are missing out on some really good things in life.  Food that tastes good is not bad for us, processed and chemically infused foods are. So often, in attempt to live a healthy lifestyle, we limit ourselves to only certain types of foods. We ban sweets and snacks, and make sure our foods comply to a long checklist of characteristics. Gluten free, sugar free, low carb, etc. Read more