Today is Thanksgiving, and I'm grateful. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Minimalism comes through again! Surprise change of plans resulted in having to host the dinner at my place. In the past, with the stuff and home I had, it would take me two to three weeks to clean up (and hide stuff) for company. It's amazing … Continue reading Thanksgiving Gratitude
Lightening the load...that's gotten to be the theme of my existence these last two years. I made more inroads in that goal today. I am getting tired of dealing with stuff, honestly. Altogether, since my spouse has gone to the out of state storage unit (long story, that), we've gotten rid of 5 bins of … Continue reading Lighten Up!
Stuff---it just shows up and makes itself at home. It gets comfortable and spreads out. It never wants to leave. It comes in one item at a time, so it seems benign. Why am I talking about stuff, you ask? Because we're still dealing with storage fallout. Four bins of books left our place...but there's … Continue reading More Stuff….
We moved from a two bedroom house to a smaller place for a number of reasons. One of them was to lose some of the bills, and another was to try to determine what we could live without. Our new place was just too tiny, so after a year, we moved to a bigger place. … Continue reading Minimalism–Part Two (or is it three?)
I've always striven to be the best I can be, but not at the expense of others. Writing is an isolating activity, which is why I try to meet with other writers. It's great to get some feedback and encourage others along their path. Lately, I was telling my friend about a really great writing … Continue reading Influencing and Inspiration