Day 365 – The Finale

“It’s not just about getting rid of things, it’s about relying on things less and focusing on enjoying life more.” – Day 3 ’21 “Just because something is within your means doesn’t mean you should buy it.” – Day 4 ’21 Don’t give anything unworthy of your attention the time of day.” – Day 312Continue reading “Day 365 – The Finale”

Day 364 – New Year Goals

“You have to be able to get up and dust yourself off and always be going forward.” -Rita Moreno “Goals aren’t made to be met but to be exceeded” – TJ Thomas, Day 1 of 2021 “If you truly want to get be better, you can’t do it in a day or a week, itContinue reading “Day 364 – New Year Goals”

Day 363 – The Non-Material Items

“One day you will realize that material things mean nothing. All that matters is the well-being of the people in your life.” – Leon Brown Well, can you believe it? We are only 2 more days away from completing a full year of Minimalism Everyday! Time flies when you’re having fun…. also something that hasContinue reading “Day 363 – The Non-Material Items”

Day 362 – Items with a Sprinkle of Guilt

“Repetition doesn’t create memories. New experiences do.” -Brian Chesky I decided to save some of the best items for last from me. It’s been awhile since we discussed items with memory and nostalgia with a sprinkle of guilt. These are some of the hardest items to let go but the important thing to remember isContinue reading “Day 362 – Items with a Sprinkle of Guilt”

Day 361 – Achievements

“Set your goals high and don’t stop till you get there.” – Bo Jackson Today is day 361 and we have officially achieved our 360 in 365 challenge with five days left to spare! We got rid of so many items but it really doesn’t feel like we got rid of over 360 items. ItContinue reading “Day 361 – Achievements”

Day 360 – Time with Friends

“Longtime friends are family that we choose.” -Patrick Regan Today marks challenge accomplished for the 360 in 365 challenge. It’s a great accomplishment for us having decluttered at least one item a day for 360 days straight. Don’t worry we plan on finishing the year strong and talking about our journey. But for tonight, weContinue reading “Day 360 – Time with Friends”

Day 359 – Merry Christmas

“Christmas is the day that holds all time together.” -Alexander Smith We wanted to wish everyone who celebrates Christmas, a very merry Christmas! It was a great day with family these past two days and it’s something both Amalia and I are very grateful for. The holidays are a great time to count your blessingsContinue reading “Day 359 – Merry Christmas”

Day 358 – On the Final Day, A Bed

“A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.” — Irish Proverb “Rather go to bed without dinner than to rise in debt.” -Benjamin Franklin On the last (1st) day ’til Christmas, we selected our beds as the final item truly value. A bed is quite fitting since it’sContinue reading “Day 358 – On the Final Day, A Bed”

Day 357 – On the 2nd Day, Cars

“The cars we drive say a lot about us.” -Alexandra Paul On the 2nd day ’til Christmas, we selected our cars as another item we truly value. Just to clear up any confusion, we do not mean Cars the movie, even though that is a good movie of course. My thought on cars is thatContinue reading “Day 357 – On the 2nd Day, Cars”

Day 356 – On the 3rd Day, Entertainment

“Every age has its storytelling form, and video gaming is a huge part of our culture. You can ignore or embrace video games and imbue them with the best artistic quality. People are enthralled with video games in the same way as other people love the cinema or theatre.” -Andy Serkis On the 3rd dayContinue reading “Day 356 – On the 3rd Day, Entertainment”