Posts tagged minimalist home
Slow Morning Rituals with a Norwegian Breakfast

Growing up, the best part about holidays was getting to stay at my Norwegian grandparents’ house for the weekend. I always looked forward to the special breakfast that my grandma made for us every morning. Weekends were about slowing down, spending quality time together, and enjoying a simple breakfast.

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The One Thing You Won’t Find in a Minimalist Kitchen

The one thing that you won’t find in a minimalist kitchen is excess. That’s because in a minimalist’s dream world, everything has purpose, a proper place, and there is perfect balance in every corner. Well, that’s not always the case (even in my 350 sq. ft. studio apartment). But with tiny living, there is a minimalist method that will help you simplify your kitchen.

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7 Simple Tips for a Scandinavian Christmas

Growing up with Norwegian heritage in my family, our holidays are always celebrated the traditional Scandinavian way. This means lots of fresh greenery, homemade recipes made with fresh ingredients, and handmade Christmas ornaments. I appreciate these thoughtful gestures even more now that I bring minimalist practices into my home. Here are 7 simple tips for a Scandinavian Christmas.

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5 Ways to Decorate with Eucalyptus this Fall

One of my favorite ways to decorate during the winter months is by using fresh greenery in my home. Being greeted by fresh eucalyptus when you walk in the door can instantly put you in a good mood. Eucalyptus has a calming effect that smells exceptionally soothing. A minimalist home incorporates elements from the earth, so using fresh eucalyptus will brighten up your space and make you feel connected with nature. Here are 5 ways to decorate with eucalyptus for a minimalist-inspired home.

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Handmade Minimalist Christmas Ornaments

Growing up with grandparents from Norway, we did things a little differently around the holidays. Christmas time really was filled with holiday cheer in a very sustainable way. The Scandinavian way to decorate focuses on simplicity, coziness, and handmade decorations that are celebrate sentimental value. Here are 5 handmade minimalist Christmas ornaments that you can make at home for an extra cozy holiday.

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Start a Purposeful To-Do List

There are so many things I’ve been wanting to do lately. Then I think about how this year is already coming to an end and my long list of inspiration is just sitting there, patiently waiting for some attention. So what’s stopping us from doing more of the things we love? You might uncover some new mindful practices by starting a purposeful to-do list.

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