Category Archives: Simple Living

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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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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Living In A Small Space

I live in what many of my friends consider to be a fairly small home – 1,000 square feet. Unlike my friend’s large houses, my small 2-story townhouse limits the amount of items that I can buy and store. I … Continue reading

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The Minimalist “Trend”

There has been some recent heated debate in the online minimalist community as to whether Minimalism as a trend is “over,” as a former minimalist blogger has declared. I would agree that Minimalism gained popularity during the worst days of … Continue reading

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