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#19 minimalism: inviting me to appreciate what I've got - the slow advent's calendar of gratitude

#19 minimalism: inviting me to appreciate what I’ve got

A tiny moving day today – switching rooms with my children so they can have more space as I need less and less of it and their love of constant movement makes them appreciate every little bit extra. 390 more words


The Art and Irony of Being Present

Today, a classmate I had at university posted a blog about taking time to dance, and being afraid of things and hiding behind your camera so you can remember the moment for later—remember a moment you never fully participated in. 505 more words

About Me

All I want for Christmas is.... Less Stuff

The holidays are rapidly approaching, and people all around seem to be getting increasingly frazzled.  Parties to go to, groceries to buy, presents to buy.  It is all very interesting to watch, but I can honestly say that I am glad that I am not getting hooked into all the hustle and bustle this holiday season.   539 more words

Leisure Time

Minimalist Holiday: Working Retail

I suppose this seems to be a contradiction- working in retail and being a minimalist… But unfortunately, this is the predicament I find myself to be in. 731 more words


Capsule Kitchen Challenge

I totally love Courtney Carver of Be More With Less‘s new Project 333 challenge –  The Capsule Kitchen Challenge: 3 months, 33 ingredients.  I’m totally in!! 240 more words

Capsule Kitchen Challenge

House-moving control centre

This is my house-move control centre, and my top tip for people moving house!

This shoe box contained:

  • Sticky labels – for labelling boxes
  • Luggage tags – for tying onto those things that won’t fit into boxes – a guitar case, the tent, shelving units, clothes horses and the like..
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A Different Christmas Culture: Travel

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”

―St. Augustine

Christmas in Indonesia is somewhat different from Christmas elsewhere.

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