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‘Zero Waste Home’: An example to living easier

The book, “Zero Waste Home” by Bea Johnson was a recommended book I found on a blog I read about living without excess. Being this type of minimalist, earth-saving book, you may think it would be written by someone who has always lived this way. On the contrast, Bea first tells her story about how…… Continue reading ‘Zero Waste Home’: An example to living easier

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Cheering A Home on Dreary Days

Rain, clouds, cooler temperatures, daylight savings, and shorter days means it’s fall time and winter is approaching. I don’t know about you, but dreary days bum me out. Here are a few tips to bring back some cheer even if it’s not so cheerful outside. Let There Be Light! Sunny days are awesome and since we…… Continue reading Cheering A Home on Dreary Days

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How Frugality Works with Compound Interest

Compound interest is when your earn interest on set amount of variable X, which then in turn earns interest on that gained interest! Living frugally can create compound interest, whether it be money, time, or other, the more you are frugal. How can we earn compound interest on being frugal? Driving Less. Driving less obviously…… Continue reading How Frugality Works with Compound Interest

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Thoughts on Getting Rid of Things

Most sites I’ve read on decluttering advice you to be careful when selling your clutter. I would agree with them very much in relation to my own experience. It can be hard enough to declutter, but what can be even harder is ‘what to do with it all!’ The easiest way is to donate. Usually everyone…… Continue reading Thoughts on Getting Rid of Things

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7 Sources to Help You Declutter

When it comes to dealing with clutter, whether it’s physical things, emotions, or tasks, we all have different methods that are going to work for us to take care of it. There are a million ways of advice and only some of them may work for us. It is really our ultimate decision on whether…… Continue reading 7 Sources to Help You Declutter

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The Minimalists’ Book Tour: Louisville, KY

I found The Minimalists around January of 2012 when I wanted to go through a major purge of things around my home, and also some stuff on the inside. It seemed a lot of the stuff on the outside, clutter, chaos, was correlating with a mess of things going on on the inside from just…… Continue reading The Minimalists’ Book Tour: Louisville, KY

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Protein in the Vegetarian Diet

When we eat our breakfast, make our lunch, and prepare for dinner, hopefully we are thinking about what we’re going to get out of our food besides only the most satisfying meal we can prepare in a short amount of time. There can be tension in the triangle of balancing a healthy meal, with time…… Continue reading Protein in the Vegetarian Diet