Simple Summer Food Ideas and Strategies | Food ideas and prep tips to help you keep your cool and spend less time in the kitchen. Grab the free printable meal idea list! | www.fillingthejars.com

Simple Summer Food Ideas and Strategies

Meal ideas & prep tips to help you keep your cool and spend less time in the kitchen Post #5 of the #SimpleSummer series   Now that summer has fully arrived, it’s time to embrace Simple Summer food ideas. Ditch the mashed potatoes, heavy gravy-laden roasts, creamy casseroles, and other Read More

Simple Summer Parties: Celebrate, Don’t Fuss | Throwing simple summer parties sounds great, but is it really possible to achieve? Click through for tips and a free printable checklist… | www.fillingthejars.com

Simple Summer Parties: Celebrate, Don’t Fuss

(Post #4 of the #SimpleSummer series)   For overthinkers & perfectionists, throwing parties can be an exercise in frustration, turning us into one big bundle of nerves. I used to say that the only thing I liked about having a party is knowing my house would be completely clean beforehand. Read More

10 Books for Your Simple Summer Reading List | Kick back with a list of 10 relaxing, inspirational, and motivating summer books. Your Simple Summer reading list has never been better! | www.fillingthejars.com

10 Books for Your Simple Summer Reading List

Welcome to Post #3 of the #SimpleSummer series! This week we’re going to get out of the planning mode. It’s time to kick back with a list of relaxing, inspirational, and motivating summer reads. Release. Refresh. Relax. These books are a mix of fiction and nonfiction, carefully chosen to help Read More

Using the Eisenhower Matrix to Plan Your Simple Summer | Learn how using the Eisenhower Matrix will help you decide what’s truly important as you plan your best Simple Summer. {Plus, get a free printable!} | www.fillingthejars.com

Using the Eisenhower Matrix to Plan Your Simple Summer

Welcome to Post #2 of the #SimpleSummer series!   Okay, it’s time to pull out the list you made last week. I told you we would be doing something with that. 😉 Remember the one? The list of your summer dreams, expectations, and wanna-do projects? If not, that’s okay. Go Read More

10 Best Ways to Begin Your Simple Summer | Take control and create your Simple Summer. Post #1 of the #SimpleSummer series: Release. Refresh. Relax. {Plus: Free Printable Checklist} | www.fillingthejars.com

10 Ways to Begin Your Simple Summer

Post #1 of the #SimpleSummer series: Release. Refresh. Relax. {Plus: Free Printable Checklist} It seems to happen the same way every year. Sometime in May, we begin to envision the perfect summer: Long, lazy days spent relaxing, maybe doing something different and fun with our children every day. In the Read More

Seeking Simplicity in a World of Hustle | Overwhelmed? Stressed? Let’s talk about reality and what you can do to bring calm and breathing room into your daily life while you're seeking simplicity in a world of hustle. | www.fillingthejars.com

Seeking Simplicity in a World of Hustle

Why It’s Essential for Overwhelmed Overthinkers to Give Themselves Grace   We all know someone like her — the woman who does it all. She has an amazing full-time career, a successful side hustle, several well-adjusted and active children, a great spouse, a beautiful home, she’s active in the community, Read More

3 Steps to Build Your Best Life EVERY DAY | www.fillingthejars.com | Build Your Best Life with 3 steps — Planning, Simplifying, and Taking Action. Click through to learn how and download the bonus inspirational printable.

3 Steps to Build Your Best Life EVERY DAY

{ Bonus: Inspirational Printable }   Everyone is busy. “Busy” has become our standard response to, “How are you?” But sometimes we make ourselves so busy, we don’t stop to think about how we could make life a little easier & more enjoyable. If we’re busy, we don’t always plan Read More

5 Reasons Why I Don't Keep a Large Stockpile | www.fillingthejars.com | { A Former Stockpiler Moves Toward Minimalism }  For years I maintained a large stockpile for my family. Now I don't, and this is why I'm happier...

5 Reasons Why I DON’T Keep a Large Stockpile

{A Former Stockpiler Moves Toward Minimalism} For years I maintained a large stockpile for my family. Now I don’t, and this is why I’m happier…   I’ve been a frugal shopper for over 15 years. I love learning new methods of saving and tricks to improve the things I already Read More