Years ago, when we had three little kids and I was working and life seemed overly busy and complicated, I got into the whole “simplifying your life” movement. It helped and a lot of the basic tenets have stuck.
These days, the three kids are all big and I don’t have a regular job and life is, usually, much less busy. Yes, I let our finances get complicated – but there were good reasons for that. And I’m in the process of streamlining our lives – which, in a big sense, is back to simplifying things again. Here are some of the ways I’m attempting to simplify my life.