A very thoughtful post on living a simple life and embracing the small things that can bring us more joy. Thank you, Jenny!
(I only part with her on the discouraging of hiring household help. Though I do not have hired help myself, I do think it is a good thing for those who can afford it. Not only does it free up a mother's time and energy for her children and help to maintain a peaceful and orderly learning environment, but it can also be a beautiful act of charity to provide good employment for a person in need.)