Category Archives: Consumerism

The Olympics – Without a TV

I don’t have a TV. More specifically, I DO have 2 TVs, but they are not hooked up to anything. They can play DVDS but I don’t even use them for that anymore – I am getting ready to give … Continue reading

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The Zero-Waste Wardrobe?

Although I started Project 333 on June 1st, the official summer session starts July 1. I joined the Project 333 Quick Start Course and am getting lots of great ideas. It’s also a nice community and I’m meeting other Minimalists … Continue reading

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Project 333 – Second Compromise

Urgh. Well, planning is obviously an important part of being successful on this 333 project. I just realized yesterday that one of the 2 necklaces I chose doesn’t go with any of my outfits! Unless I just wear it with … Continue reading

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Project 333 – First Compromise!

Wow, it’s only Day 4 of my Project 333 experiment and I already had to make a compromise. I work in Telecommunications, and I’m visiting work sites today – I need to wear closed-toe shoes since it’s an industrial site. … Continue reading

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Project 333 – I’m starting on June 1st!

Starting June 1, I will be “officially” doing Project 333 until September 1. I published my Summer wardrobe list for Project 333 a few weeks ago. I’ve changed a few things around since my original post but the list will … Continue reading

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Project 333

I have been reading Courtney Carver’s minimalist blog Be More With Less for a couple of years now. This week I started reading another of Courtney’s blogs, Project 333. This is a really great concept. A lot of us in … Continue reading

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Let The Shopping Commence!

It’s over! I survived No-Shopping Month. Yes, I did do some catch-up shopping today online. I bought a dress, a skirt, a few tops, and a pair of shoes. And a scarf. And a song and two audiobooks on iTunes. … Continue reading

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