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Sick Days

So the plan was to update daily as in a work position however it’s easier to sick day at home after work. This is the sad fact that leaving at 7am and getting home at 5pm can be taxing and take away from the energy to write. 133 more words


Drowning in a sea of stuff, and other first world problems.

In the lead up to Christmas I felt overwhelmed, mostly by the state of my house. I felt that no matter how much I tidied up at the end of each day, I still felt overcrowded, suffocated by the clutter and that the walls were closing in on me. 830 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. 154 more words


How can you simplify your life?

I LOVE to simplify…it makes life EASIER! Simplifying can mean many different things, many times it means at least trying to live a more “minimalist” lifestyle. 842 more words

The Quest For Enough

It’s just not working…

I had this idea that I’d gotten rid of so much stuff.

We’d purged plenty, really, so much we’d given away, donated, passed on to others that could use it. 510 more words


De-Cluttering Your Life

As 2015 began I felt especially passionate for a fresh beginning. Not so much a New Year’s resolution but a life resolution. For two years I’ve felt God pressing me to live simply. 1,321 more words


Collecting. No, Seriously, Hoarding.

I collect a lot of things. Ball pitchers, vintage clothes, vintages shoes, mannequins, tea cups, creamers, buttons, vintage aprons, 50s tablecloths….A lot of things.

The other day I violated several of my restrictions and got a stepladder and hauled down a bin of mystery things. 103 more words

Mama Needs Cabbage