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Well, my plans for this shiny new blog have been put on hold for a bit this month due to a very pesky ankle injury! I had thought it was getting better but it actually seems to be getting worse so have been given strong painkillers and muscle relaxants and am under strict instructions to rest it. 465 more words

The Benefits of Having Less Stuff

Happy New Year to you! I hope it’s started well for you so far.

We’re about to renovate our house, and the other day I started having a mild freak out about how I was going to manage wrangling 3 small kids in the middle of a construction zone.  308 more words

Kids & Parenting

Simplifying routines -beauty

One of my favourite supermarkets Waitrose, is a treasure trove for organic and natural beauty products. However, I have accumulated a lot of products over the past few months. 231 more words


A new go -Project 333

Clothes. You kind of need to wear them, and many people like to shop and get a lot of them, but for me, it’s just an evil necessity.  587 more words


A Flip of the Coin: How to Know You're Doing the Right Thing (Decluttering)

When I’m going through things and I find something that I just can’t determine if I want it to stay in my life or not, I can do a mental exercise to quickly get my answer… 20 more words


The Year of Living Without in review

Most of you have been following along with me for quite some time now, so you’ve heard me talk about my 2014 project, a Year of Living Without (YOLW). 1,438 more words



I have a new habit: Getting rid of everything we do not love or use often.

It is so liberating. I am letting go. Letting go of stuff we do not need. 115 more words