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Less is more

Choosing a life of simplicity does not mean you must live an austere life. No one is telling that by “buying into” simple living, that you have to sell all your possessions, shave your head and live out the rest of your life in the mountains of Nepal. 644 more words


Junk to Treasure

Where does it all come from? Another box of stuff ready to give away! About a year ago I started to clean out, organize and get rid of excess stuff, and buy only necessities. 

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The Baldy Beardy Lifestyle Spring Clean

I’m on a mission to change the course my life.

I have a dream of living a more fulfilling life, one that I will not look back on when I’m old and grey in the beard and rue all the missed opportunities. 677 more words


Taking Inventory {Beyond Necessities, Part 1}

Beyond Necessities Series

As long as we have food and clothes, we should be satisfied. 1 Timothy 6:8

The Greek word used here means “covering”, including not only clothing, but habitation or housing, as well. 

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How to Have a Minimal Electric Bill

We awoke to no electricity this morning, but didn’t think much of it, since power outages aren’t exactly rare here. But as the hours passed and still no lights, I started wondering what was going on. 

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blessing the blessed

I have been reading the book Monique and the Mango Rains by Kris Holloway, and although I am only a few chapters into it, I am already moved by the harsh realities of this culture so removed from my own. 999 more words

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What Else Do I Need?

The Lord is my shepherd; I have everything I need. Psalm 23:1

Europe is in rough shape, with Italy near the top of the list. But with the constant talk of “crises”, the full parking lots around malls, stores, and restaurants amaze me.

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