We did it! All 30 days of September we parted with the number of items for that day of the month. The girls parted with a total of 465 items and the boys parted with a total of 465 items. In total our household minimalized 930+ items! The last week of the month reinforced the […]
Minimalist Game: Days 26-28
Minimalist Game – Days 26, 27, 28 During this last week of the Minimalist Game, we are turning over rocks previously too overwhelming to move. The husband is continuing to dig into the deep recesses of our outdoor shed that holds all of the tools, nuts, bolts and other various implements. Even if we did […]
Minimalist Game: Is it Nostalgia or Junk?
The Minimalist Game – Days 23, 24, 25 Despite our desire to rid our home of unused, needless clutter some items that we decided to part ways with this week have tugged at our heart strings. Why do we catalog our memories with possessions? It’s going to take more than 30 days to change the […]
Minimalist Game: Days 21 & 22
“Less is more.” – Mies van der Rohe My wardrobe continues to slim down. I can say that I am getting closer to a minimalist wardrobe. Still I have a ways to go. While I only have (2) pairs of jeans, (2) pairs of organic cotton pants, (1) pair of outdoor athletic pants, and (3) pairs […]