Category Archives: Cleaning

C’mon!!!!

Decluttering is NOT the same as organizing! I go insane every time people confuse one with the other! Speaking of that though, today I started preparing for The Move. I’m trying to get the kids to reflect on what they … Continue reading

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A well needed kick forward

Today I finally snapped out of whatever funk I’ve been in. I’ve filled a box with stuff to give away, and a large plastic bag with clothes to pass on to someone else, and I’ve thrown away two large bags … Continue reading

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Decluttering is getting hard…

I was going to take my friend over at minimalistsometimes up on a challenge of clearing out some space. I started three weeks ago with my bathroom cabinet, and that was a breeze, but then I moved on to my bedroom. … Continue reading

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Clearing cupboards

I’ve had an urge to clear out some more spaces at home, but haven’t known where to start. Good thing my Norwegian friend over at mimimalistsometimes has started a project that I can join in on. She tells me what … Continue reading

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Helping out?

I pride myself with the fact that I ”get it”. I may not always be good at it, but I get why I am doing this. The simple living and minimalism. So I try to spread the word as much as I … Continue reading

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A hundred things out the door

This is what a hundred things looks like before going out the door. There’s all sorts of things, mostly clothes that the kids have outgrown, but also sheets, ice skates, a really big suitcase (because we never bring that much … Continue reading

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Convincing others

I’ve considered myself a minimalist for 14 months now, trying to sell this way of living to my family and friends as much as I can without pushing too hard and pushing them away. I am not making profits (of … Continue reading

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