Monthly Archives: October 2014

The kitchen experiment, three days in

I’m thinking the title of this post is self explanatory, but just in case, here’s what’s going on. It’s been three days with just one of everything, per person, in the kitchen. One glass, one coffee mug (which means we … Continue reading

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The Minimalists

This SO has made my day. Meeting The Minimalists. My heroes.

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Meeting your idols!

Here I am, my Friday off, it’s 10:45 am and I’ve been to the gym and visited my kids’ school where they had a small UN-celebration, singing with the whole school. Right now I’m drinking my coffee, trying to figure out what … Continue reading

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Time for new experiments!

I got to talking with my husband about minimalism again yesterday. He’d noticed I hadn’t thrown anything away lately, and he’s right, it’s been a slow couple of months. I’m mostly blaming me not feeling well, but as of Friday … Continue reading

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About my new job…

I still can’t believe it – I got the job! I have been asking myself for a very long time; If I didn’t work as a teacher, what could I possibly do? And I thought that I was stuck, that … Continue reading

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Just a very short…

…HURRAH! My ear might be bleeding (which it was yesterday so I had to spend a couple of hours at the hospital) but you know what? Right when it all felt too much, and the worries this morning about how … Continue reading

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My first Friday off

I had so many plans for my first Friday off. I would go to the gym. I would “sit in the chair” for two hours and try writing a book (yeah, or start one, or just write some crap). I … Continue reading

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Another one from the kitchen

I told myself at the beginning of the year that I wouldn’t start projects, that I would buy things that others had fixed instead of having half finished things laying around the house. Well, that didn’t really work out, as … Continue reading

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Kitchen spaces, beware!

In our kitchen there’s four separate places where all things from the whole apartment tend to end up. It makes the whole kitchen seem untidy. Today I cleared one space, returning things to where they belong, throwing away old paper … Continue reading

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