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Less and more

I am now more than halfway through this month of playing the minsgame. I am starting to struggle a bit to find things to give away or recycle, but most of all I am thinking that this is not minimalism. … Continue reading

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Living in a box

   Sunday is the big move and for a couple of weeks I’ve been packing our things together and driven them to the basement of our new place. Most cabinets are empty and our rooms are too. I think we’ve … Continue reading

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I haven’t been honest

I haven’t been honest lately. I also haven’t been at all inspired and I think these things may interlock. But today I am going to come clean. I have left my job teaching kids age 12-15, to work as an … Continue reading

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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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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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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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A change is coming!

I just needed to write another post, I am feeling so happy right now I just had to share it! I have been complaining on my blog about having too much to do. Know this; I am not one to … Continue reading

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My stuff – the movie

The other week I read a post on a blog (sorry, I don’t remember where!) about this movie called My Stuff. It is an experiment made by a Finnish guy who was feeling that there might be more to him than … Continue reading

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To accidently inspire others

I didn’t started my journey on becoming a minimalist for anyone else’s sake but my own, and I never thought my actions would effect anyone but me and my family. But what I am noticing is that others are noticing … Continue reading

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Face – off

I visited a blog about two weeks ago and read about someone who had decided not to log on to Facebook for a week. I thought this might be something to try, a fun little challenge to see if I … Continue reading

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