I’ve taken a long break from the blog because there has been a ton happening here around the Harder Homestead! The main reason is that we're expecting our first baby this August! Getting ready for baby's arrival has been the primary focus for the past months, and also what inspired this blog post. We’ve started [...]
5 Decluttering Methods for When You Feel Stuck
It’s the end of January, and maybe your well-intentioned plans to organize your home, declutter your belongings, or take back a space started off well, but have run out of steam. It’s easy to get sucked in by the winter blues and feel cooped up in your home! I’ve often found that decluttering and organizing [...]
We Moved into a 730 Sq. Ft. Home in the Country!
Making a Space Feel Like Home
4 Tips for Moving
8 Tips to Declutter Your Digital Space
As much as I’ve tried to implement minimalism into each aspect of my life, after doing a decluttering challenge in January, I realized I had been ignoring one vital area—my digital space. When it comes to my laptop and phone, I’m essentially a hoarder. I love to store and keep every note, photo, and file [...]
How My Husband & I Decluttered 992 Items From Our Home!
This January, my mom and I decided to do a declutter challenge. We live in different provinces, and we thought it would be a fun way to tackle decluttering our homes, share our love of minimalism, and cheer each other on throughout the process. My husband and I had moved away from our home for [...]
Building Our Forever Home
Well, it’s official! We’re building a house! We’ve lovingly dubbed the project The Harder Homestead, and we hope you’ll follow along with our progress as we not only build our forever home but dive into homesteading. The land we’re building on is special to us because it’s been in my husband’s family for many years, [...]
8 Steps to a Seasonal Minimalist Wardrobe
When it comes to minimalism, I’ve found that the closet is one of the best places to start because it’s so tangible and will make an immediate change to how your home feels! I’m a big supporter of choosing only clothing that makes you feel like you—the items that make you feel confident, beautiful, and [...]