Simple Coastal Office | Entrepreneurship & Outer Banks Life

  We recently decided it was time to “mature” my office by switching up the paint color, simplifying the decor and creating the perfect space to work and lounge in 🙂 I loved the pink office.. I did, but man… this Benjamin Moore Lily White is UNREAL. This is super light bright blue and calms…

What If Your Partner Does NOT Want to Declutter? | Clutter-Free

This is it. This is the one. This is the thing that I hear the most (alongside of how to get say goodbye to children’s artwork and sentimental items and just-in-case items) – it’s this one: How do you get your partner on board with decluttering? You have seen the possibility of how FREE you…

Quick Clean of an Already Simplified Space | Clutter-Free Living

It’s so easy to watch a majorly cluttered room get decluttered and cleaned up and organized… but what happens to those decluttered rooms AFTER the big transformation? How do you STAY decluttered?! Last year when we moved into our smallest home yet (800 sq ft) we had no choice but to say goodbye to a…

How We Keep Surfaces Clutter-Free DAILY | Simple Life

A few years ago, I had a wild dream of having my home stay clean and organized 99% of the time. This was and still is a very ridiculous goal considering I have three children between ages 6 and 10 and we live in a SMALL house (800 sq ft for five of us) ……

Clutter-Free Goals for 2022 | Simple Life

Happy freaking New Year, friends! Have you done it yet? Declutter your entire life and have the cleanest most perfect house to start out your 2022 living in?? Okay good, us neither 🙂 Also.. if you came here looking for that Pinterest perfect minimalist house… you are in the wrong place but I know there…

Experiences VERSUS Stuff (including screenshots) | Simple Life

In December we found ourselves sitting and really thinking about the past year and where money had gone, what we wished we had done more of, and less of, and differently. We were SO GLAD we went to NYC but we also found ourselves a little stressed around the weeks following our trip when we…

LITTLE HATTERAS BEACH BOX TOUR | Life By The Sea

YAY YOU’RE HERE!!!!! THE LITTLE HOME TOUR finally made it to the blog!!! We are so happy to virtually welcome you into our happy little Hatteras cottage down the road from the sea. Whew, what a journey it took to get here. Amanda 15 years ago in Virginia Beach would have envisioned happiness and success…