The 4th Minimize Minute

Swap and Sell

Here’s a challenge for you in 2018! Join me each week as we take on a new task to help simplify our lives and minimizing our households.

Challenge # 4: Swap and Sell

List one item on your local area Swap and Sell.

How’d it go: There are so many activities that I’m mildly intimidated by before I’ve ever even tried them.  Selling something second-hand was one of them. (It sounds so silly now that I’ve done it.) Continue reading “The 4th Minimize Minute”

The 3rd Minimize Minute

Challenge: Project 333

Here’s a challenge for you in 2018! Join me each week as we take on a new task to help simplify our lives and minimizing our households.

Challenge #3: Project 333 – The concept originated with a lady named Courtney Carver who gave herself a fashion minimalism challenge to wear only 33 items for three months – hence 333. The simplification brought her more peace, time and enjoyment. Continue reading “The 3rd Minimize Minute”

The Happiness Project

Stepping up to own my Happy

How happy are you, really? Do you have a general sense of optimism even when life throws you lemony curveballs?

Me…I love lemony everything, but I’m grumpy a lot. At big things. At little things. At all the things. I go through bouts of deep soul-searching sadness too, when nature can’t reach me and people seem against me and trying seems pointless. I yell at my four-year old for doing four-year old things, and then Continue reading “The Happiness Project”