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My Self-Care Habits Crash -- And We've Got New Neighbors!

My writing has gone so far overboard that it’s been eating my Self-Care Habits alive.

Despite my best efforts, I have not been able to get my writing under control — so I resort, as usual, to… 143 more words


Why is the television yelling at me?

Have you ever noticed the television yelling at you? The ads scream at me to love whatever stuff they are selling but never give me the address of where I need to go to buy their stuff – pet peeve of advertising but sure to make it hard for me to add junk to my life. 295 more words


Year of Living Without Announcement and HELP WANTED!!!!

My last regular month of the Year of Living Without starts on November 1st, and I need to announce it early here because that means something special for the blog…. 636 more words


Good Enough!

Last week, I was delighted to see a new post from one of my favorite downshifting bloggers MrWoodpecker on A Good Day To Live. He raised a very important issue that I have also been struggling with for a while: 192 more words


Time for new experiments!

I got to talking with my husband about minimalism again yesterday. He’d noticed I hadn’t thrown anything away lately, and he’s right, it’s been a slow couple of months. 229 more words


Simply Overwhelmed with Stuff

I’m finding a need to be inspired. My “stuff” is overflowing, spilling out of the spare room, littering itself throughout the house, getting tangled, and impeding efficiency. 180 more words