Tag Archives: consume

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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Bad minimalist!

I’m such a bad minimalist right now, someone should slap my fingers and put me in time out! Nah, perhaps not. I’m a grown-up and I get to tweak my minimalism however I want to. It’s just that buying two … Continue reading

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Am I a modern hippie?

Two weeks ago I started my new job at the Swedish Customs. I will spend the first five months  in my office, educating myself about customs, something that is obligatory for everyone who starts working there. The course started this … 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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I confess – I’ve been consuming.

I have bought things today. The sun is out, the sky is blue, and the shopping mode is on! No, not really. I could have skipped the smoothie I bought for lunch, it was okay but not worth the money. … 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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