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Before and After

It is now almost a week since we arrived back home from overseas.  In some ways it seems like a lifetime ago.  We went back to work on Monday and after 4 very busy days it feels as though I have never been away. 412 more words


Wardrobe Clear-Out (because It's Overdue)

I’ve begun the edit of my wardrobe. I compiled a list of everything I own, everything I wear, and everything I feel confident when wearing. Unfortunately, that gave me an end result of the following: 731 more words


Five Tips for a Simple Thrift-mas

How did the silly season arrive with such rapidity this year? Egads, I was in the CBD earlier this week, and ALREADY there were Christmas shoppers out there, running around like headless chooks! 655 more words

Leisure Time

Why I Run in Barefoot Shoes

Change from Trainers

After my second marathon I needed to replace my running trainers. I had run so many miles in them that the… 363 more words


Am I a Minimalist?

Soooo, I did a thing. I inventoried my apartment. Every belonging and possession was counted – every. single. thing. (er, minus stuff that gets used up like soap, feminine products, cleaning stuff, food, etc.) 562 more words


Preparing for the New Year

I can’t believe 2018 is almost upon us. How is that even possible?

I realize you’re probably thinking that I’ve skipped ahead two whole holidays and am jumping straight into the new year posts – no worries, that’s not the case. 387 more words

Diary Of A New Adult

The Art of Gratitude

With Thanksgiving a few days away, we are bombarded with phrases such as “Be thankful” or “Have an attitude of gratitude” in our social media feeds, advertisements, and in home decor.  558 more words