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Reflections on a New Year: Dreaming and Scheming

Goals are tricky little beasts. They’re so easy to pin to big, specific things or be swayed by society’s expectations. It’s easy to ignore the more subtle things that need to be done, like forgiving yourself or making space to enjoy nature. 1,333 more words

Family

Letting Go Challenge: Week Nineteen

THE JUNK:

  • 1. Movie: Double Hugh Grant movie combo
  • 2., 3., 4. Rusted Fork, Knife, and Spoon
  • 5. Book: Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer
  • 6. Key Chain…
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Challenge

A fresh start

That’s it.
I’ve had enough.
It all stops right now.
I’m pressing the button.

Time to change my point of view.
Alter my perspective.
There has to be another way. 216 more words

Minimalist

The Big Short Media Diet

If ignorance is bliss, then we should’ve not seen The Big Short last night. The reality is the underlying problem, or antagonist, of the movie we all know or have some strong inkling exist. 812 more words

Simplifying

New Year Excess

I was standing in the kitchen one Friday in January, trying to figure out how I could possibly spend all my time picking. up. stuff. and still never, ever really get anywhere.  518 more words

Simplifying

KonMari-In Which A Popular, Trendy Method Actually Works

“The fact that you possess a surplus of things that you can’t bring yourself to discard doesn’t mean you are taking good care of them.  In fact, it is quite the opposite.”

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My February challenges

I realized as I wrote the title that this post belonged together with half of the last post. *Note to self: remember this for March. But I guess February and January have one major thing in common; I am still finding my way, my voice and my direction with this blog. 261 more words

Goal Setting & Projects