If I Could Put Time in a Bottle……

“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot” — Michael Altshuler Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot (obsessing) about time & how fast it flies. These thoughts have led me to realize that I have a very unhealthy relationship with Father Time. The older I get, the more dysfunctional it […]

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Packing for 3 Weeks in England Using 1 Carry-On Suitcase

“He who would travel happily must travel light.” –Antoine de St. Exupery Last year when I was entertaining the idea of becoming more minimalistic, I already had a 2 week trip planned to Turkey & Spain. After reading about how many people were only packing a carry-on suitcase when traveling, I decided I would challenge […]

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Living More Simply by Tackling Wardrobe Clutter – Part 4

“The more you have, the more occupied you are. The less you have, the more free you are.”  –Mother Teresa                                                    It’s the end of the month & I’m very happy […]

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Living More Simply by Tackling Wardrobe Clutter – Part 3

“Discard everything that does not spark joy.” –Marie Kondo Last week while the decluttering project continued, I had a bit of an emotional crisis. It wasn’t because of all the clothes I’m getting rid of, it was because of the mounting evidence that I do indeed have a problem. Case in point – this coat: […]

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Living More Simply by Tackling Wardrobe Clutter – Part 2

“You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterdays junk”. –Louise Smith As if I didn’t need any more motivation to declutter my wardrobe, my husband and son’s reaction to last weeks blog was more than enough. Between Jerome’s silent head shaking & Chris’ loud disapproval (what does a 22 […]

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Living More Simply by Tackling Wardrobe Clutter – Part 1

“You don’t need all the stuff to have it all” –Courtney Carver (from bemorewithless.com) At the beginning of last year, I briefly entertained the idea of creating a “capsule” wardrobe. If you aren’t familiar with the term, it basically means that you have only 33-35 pieces of clothing in your closet/dresser at any given time […]

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Favorites Friday – SmileAmazon, Isa Does It, Google Maps

Favorites Friday posts are all about sharing products, services & places that I love. The opinions given are all mine. Please let me know in the comments if you’ve tried any of them & what you think. SmileAmazon AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets you support your favorite charity every time you […]

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