Hello and welcome to Our Simpler Home. A blog that I hope will provide me, and our little family of 3, with a creative outlet on our journey to a simpler life, gentle parenting and a lessening of our footprint on this beautiful and fragile planet.

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Spending more time in nature

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Working on creating our perfect home

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Prioritising our little family

Wabi – Sabi


the Japanese art of finding beauty within the imperfections of life and accepting the natural cycle of growth and decay.

Celebrating cracks, crevices and all other marks that time, weather and love leave behind