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Decluttering, Again and Again

Have you ever met anyone, either in real life or online, who has told you that they decluttered their entire home in a weekend?  I have read these kind of stories a few times but I have a really difficult time getting my head around the concept.  298 more words


Lighten Up

In late September I had the pleasure of reuniting with several people I’d gone to high school with. It wasn’t a formal reunion. Rather, it was a gathering of individuals who’d attended Orange Glen High School in Escondido, California, who now reside in the Pacific Northwest. 84 more words


30-Day Minimalist Challenge

One evening in late August I was drinking my nightly chamomile tea and scrolling on Instagram, as per usual, when I came across a post by The Minimalists. 525 more words


Eliminating clutter - one hundred things in one hour

I have been decluttering for many years so I was amazed to find I could easily meet Courtney Carvers challenge of finding one hundred things in an hour. 208 more words


Why I am also a minimalist

The lifestyle trend of minimalism has been around longer than the name for it. It has only come to recent prominence in regards to its contrast against modern consumerism. 84 more words


The Useful Drawer

Many people have what they refer to as ‘the junk drawer’, however, if you embrace the concept of minimalism in any way or have simply decluttered, there is really no reason to have a drawer full of junk. 191 more words


Do Your Work And Then, Step Back

A while ago, I spent a few months travelling across the USA and one of my favourite places was the rather laidback city of Portland, Oregon. 349 more words

Inspiring Positive Simplicity