Time for Change

It’s time for a change! What? You know…new year, new life. Um, it’s the middle of February. Aren’t you getting started a little late? Well, yes. But– No buts. You’re late. And you haven’t posted a thing since November 17. This is change? It hasn’t been that long. Has it? Go on and check. I’ll wait. After all, that’s all […]

Changing Gears (Slightly)

Changing gears is not always easy. When I started this blog, I didn’t want it to be one of those that only offered advice and instruction on how to declutter and minimize. I intended it to be an online journal of my journey. Plus, there are plenty of other minimalism and decluttering sites out there offering advice and instruction. What […]

What is Minimalism? pt 2

Why minimalism? Are you interested in minimalism because you heard it was a trendy way to decorate your home? If you’re a trend follower, then go ahead and decorate your home in a minimalist style. Sell your furniture and replace it all with items you picked out of the IKEA catalog. Paint all your walls white. Go through what’s left […]

What is Minimalism? pt 1

If you’ve only just heard about minimalism, you’re probably wondering what exactly it is, how to define minimalism, and what it means to those who practice it. I think to understand what minimalism is, you must first understand what it is not. What isn’t minimalism? Some think minimalism is all about blank white walls, blonde wood furniture, clear surfaces, and […]