Minimalism has been at the forefront of the lifestyle space for years. Neutral color palettes, clean surfaces, and functional storage is the stuff of mommy dreams. For good reason too, eliminating excess in your life and home can help make room for things that are more positive like meaningful relationships and can even decrease anxiety. However, despite our best efforts, this lifestyle sometimes just doesn’t fit. If you have started practicing minimalism and feel like your self-expression is being hindered, look into maximalism. It just might be what you are looking for. Rather than the opposite, maximalism is the response to minimalism. It does not encourage clutter and disorder, it promotes incorporating things that you love into your home and life. Both of these lifestyles can be extremely positive and can improve your quality of life.
Have you ever had a craving for something but then once you looked at it you realized, I can make that myself for next to nothing? That's how I felt last night I thought about ordering in some food but then realized I really don't want to spend any money. I really wanted pizza bread from Boston Pizza. So I recreated it and oh my goodness was it ever good. Try some of these great recipes too! Pizza Bread Dough 1 cup warm water 1 tsp instant yeast 1 tsp sugar 2 cups flour Seasoning 1 tbsp melted butter 1 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp onion salt 1 tsp parsley 1 tsp rosemary 1 tsp basil 1 tsp oregano 1/2 tsp sugar 1. Combine the water, yeast, and 1 tsp of sugar in the mixing bowl and let stand for 5 minutes. Add the flour and salt and mix until a ball of dough forms. Roll ball onto a floured counter top and knead for a couple minutes. 2. Put dough in an oiled bowl and let rise for 30 mins in a warm place with a clean cloth draped over top. While your doug