Step 1: Find a pen and a piece of paper Over the next week or so, you will be writing a lot of notes and lists as you progress on your journey. But before you do anything, make a list of everybody you need to talk to or everybody that you find true value from. … Continue reading How To: How to reduce your belongings in less than a week, quickly
It goes without saying, that humans are fearful beings. There are relevant fears that we couldn't control back when we first existed, just as there are relevant fears that we can't control now. Then there's the 'other' fears: The fear of being too wild, too smelly, too poor, too quiet, too pushy, too bitchy, too … Continue reading A week of fighting my fears
I love camping so much. The feeling of hot air and fresh, green, grass cuddling my mud covered feet makes me feel as if it's the closest I can get to nature during the day light hours. Whilst the cosiness of laying under a snugly sleeping bag watching stars glide across the midnight sky with … Continue reading 7 questions to ask yourself for Minimalist Camping
I have finally arrived at my first biggest goal, which now seems tiny in comparison to the much smaller goals I had set. My first goal was 1,000 words, then 5,000 followed swiftly by 10,000. To a lot of people, 20,000 words seems impossible... until it's done. I think I can declare the 'trust me' … Continue reading 20,000 words: A celebration present
As far back as the throw back pictures of my Year 9 school photo, I craved to tick 'letting go' of my to-do list. I wanted to kick the fear of not being prepared, the fear of failure, the fear of that and the fear of this straight out of the window and hopefully in … Continue reading How ‘letting go’ is changing my life
Someone out there, reading this, cannot wait for me to admit my Minimalist struggles and neither can I. It's good to point out (for myself) what's going wrong and why it's going wrong and what I can do to try and alter it. I love seeing Minimalists open up about their struggles with their Minimalist … Continue reading 7 Minimalist Things I Suck At
This post is different to my usual, but bare with. It's a really important part of my life, of why I am a minimalist in the first place. I wanted to share this news! Something that I have waited to write about 2 years for, has finally happened... Harvey is going to be Social Services … Continue reading Sod-off Social, Hello Harvey!