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This blog is called 'get the stuff out the door'

I had a piece of writing happening 14 days before I set sail on the Spirit of Tasmania. How I thought I could interrupt packing to construct a piece of writing where ideas flowed on from one another is a bit of a mystery to me 14 days out from the big move and living in a state of mild panic… 2,039 more words


Minimalism in an RV: Mending Clothes to Stretch Your Budget

Today was a sewing day for me. Even in my RV, I have room for my sewing machine, tools, and material. I store my sewing machine on top of the kitchen cabinets and the rest fits under the dinette benches. 463 more words

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Minimalism: A Capsule Wardrobe

Part One

A capsule wardrobe is both a smaller closet, but also your dream closet. As a bonus it helps curb impulsive shopping and reduces engagement in consumerism. 1,070 more words


Closet Downsizing + My Tips on Minimalism

1948. Jackie French Koller. “There are two ways to be rich: One is by acquiring much, and the other is by desiring little.”

When I was around the age of 15-18, I would jump at the chance to take a trip to the mall or go somewhere else that you would typically want to dish out money. 794 more words



I enter my basement and survey the job at hand. The air cool, the light dim and the concrete floor hard, the cast offs of life not yet cast away taunt me. 348 more words



Tiny Houses: A Beginner’s Guide….

Written by Alex Freeman

Thinking of downsizing? Freeman’s guide will provide food for thought to anyone who is contemplating jumping on the bandwagon of now popular tiny house living. 160 more words

Young Adult

14 Pounds Gone!

Tonight I was able to alter my favorite shirt. I have been needing to do it for a while. After taking this picture this morning, I knew it was time. 45 more words

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