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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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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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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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#35: Idoru by William Gibson

Here comes another post about books! More exactly number 35 on my Book Challenge list, which is a book set in the future; Idoru by William Gibson. So my mission is to not only read the books on the list of my … 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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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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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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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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