Tag Archives: Cleaning

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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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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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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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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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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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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