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 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 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”

Day 354 – On the 5th day, Clothes and Shoes

“I have enough clothes and shoes. I don’t need to go shopping” – No Woman Ever A little humor today in the daily quote, but something to think about. Today as the 5th day of Christmas, we have chosen clothes and shoes. This one is pretty obvious as we need both clothes and shoes eachContinue reading “Day 354 – On the 5th day, Clothes and Shoes”

Day 348 – On The 11th Day, Kitchen Appliances

“I have a greater appreciation for kitchen appliances, having played one.” – Anthony Daniels Well, today is the 11th day and no, we are not talking about pipers piping. Instead, we are talking about kitchen appliances being our next item that gives us value/joy. This one in particular is more value driven than joyous asContinue reading “Day 348 – On The 11th Day, Kitchen Appliances”

Day 343 – Child At Heart

“To a young heart everything is fun.” – Charles Dickens I am a strong proponent of making the most out of the time you are given. This should not come at the expense of others but at the same time, don’t let negative people get in your way of living your life to the fullest.Continue reading “Day 343 – Child At Heart”

Day 342 – Grit

“Grit is having the courage to push through, no matter what the obstacles are, because it’s worth it.” – Chris Morris So I was invited to a voice of the employee meeting at work the other day which is a chance to express your feelings in the workplace with upper leadership. The topic chosen forContinue reading “Day 342 – Grit”

Day 340 – Almost There

“Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda We are only twenty-five days away from our 365 day challenge! We are getting to the end here and the amount of items and bags have piled up from all of the things we’ve been getting rid of. Sometimes we don’t get rid of theContinue reading “Day 340 – Almost There”

Day 323 – Thankful of our Roots

“There are friends, there is family, and then there are friends that become family.” – Unknown Tomorrow is my Friendsgiving with my friends from college. We’ve been having a Friendsgiving dinner for years now and we’ve all remained close, even closer than our college years. TJ will forever be a “plus 1” as a joke,Continue reading “Day 323 – Thankful of our Roots”

Day 302 – Preparation

“Tidy room, tidy mind.” – Unknown Tomorrow’s our Halloween Party and we are busy getting the house ready tonight for tomorrow’s festivities. This will be one of our first parties we will be hosting in our new home with our friends. As we are getting ready, you notice how much stuff you have. We gotContinue reading “Day 302 – Preparation”