Tag Archives: decluttering

October in pictures – November in words

(Warning : Many pictures follow) I’ve been a bad blogger haven’t I? And a recent wave of sweet messages from friends has made me realize that I may have worried some of you. It occurs to me now that a … Continue reading

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Thoughts and struggle concerning time

You may have noticed that I’m still not very active on my blog these days. Honestly, I can’t blame my arm anymore. Although there is still some healing to do, it’s feeling much better and I’ve recovered a wide range … Continue reading

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Stuck at 30% – Continuing the home cleanse

I’ve posted before about our family’s aim for a simpler life. We have been on a cleansing mission since the beginning of the year, trying to minimize possessions and maximize experiences, and at first, it was easy, quick and very … Continue reading

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Feeling blessed.

Today, the contractors came in to rip the ceiling apart and evaluate the damage. Since we live in an almost 90 year old home, parts of our attic are completely inaccessible through the trap, so ripping apart was the only … Continue reading

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