Category Archives: Simple Living

Smith Farms haul

Great trip to Smith Farms in Irvine again today. This is what I got for under $21 – 3 bags of produce: 6 green apples Bunch cilantro 2 bunches green onion String of garlic Bunch bananas 2 huge avocados 2 … 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 – 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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Out With The Old, In With The New!

So you may have noticed that I have changed the title of my blog (again). First, the blog was “Minimalist OC.” Then “The Preppy Minimalist.” Then, back to “Minimalist OC.” New name: “Simpler. Easier. Happier.” I think this new title … Continue reading

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No Spend Month – an experiment for April

I just discovered an AWESOME blog called Small Notebook – For A Simple Home.  It’s actually been around for a few years and there are lots of great ideas on the site.  I just added it to my blogroll also. My … Continue reading

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