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Simple Ways To Minimise Your Junk Drawer

We all need a place to store the bits and pieces in our lives which have no specific home. I am talking batteries, tea-lights, pens and pencils and so on. 311 more words


Minimalism: The Question of The Biggest Misconception

There’s a confusion.

As I am focusing more to direct my life towards the lifestyle where I can thrive as a minimalist, I often reach a question like this: 279 more words


Theming Your Home: Minimising Your House For Clutter Free Living

I have moved house six times in the last five years. From Nottingham to Scotland, Belgium to Scarborough, and then finally settling in York.

One of the most valuable things that I have learned which has made each of these moves as painless and fuss free as possible is that if you theme your whole house, organising, unpacking and arranging your new home comes naturally. 558 more words


Dawn of The Dead vs iPhone

How can we stop consumerism consuming our lives?

For those of you who’ve seen the classic zombie movie Dawn Of The Dead (spoiler alert), you’ll know it critically comments on consumerism and excess. 987 more words

How Cluttered Is Your Kitchen? Top Tips For Minimising Your Home

10 ladels / stirring spoons

15 teacups and saucers

2 cheese graters

A couple of out of date ingredients

1 chaotic food cupboard

These are just a few of the findings from my kitchen decluttering exercise this afternoon. 511 more words


Meaning of Materialistic

I read an interesting question online today.

How do you become less materialistic?

The first thing to do is to define the word ‘materialistic’.  I resorted to the dictionary and this is what I came up with. 195 more words


Are You Addicted To Your Phone?

If you are waiting in the airport for your flight, at the station waiting for your train, or sat at home waiting in for something to arrive, what do you do? 306 more words