Category Archives: Downsizing

I’m Back!!

My goodness, it’s been over a year since my last post. My office work has finally slowed down from 12/hr days (or more) to only 8 hrs/day. As a result, my health has improved immensely. I’ve lost 28 lbs since … 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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No Shopping Month – My Progress so Far

So I had decided not to do any shopping in the month of April other than purchases that were necessary. I’ve done pretty well so far, and only purchased one thing that might be marginal – a pedometer. I had … Continue reading

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