It seems like this month is really determined to make this challenge challenging.
Has this ever happen to you: You set out to do something and it’s just like the universe is conspiring against you, making it incredibly hard to get closer to your goal, like it’s wanting to tell you “You thought you’d have to put no effort into this? Well here ya go, sucker!” BAM punches you and then it throws a huge bucket of shit at you while you’re on the ground and then dances on your head while singing a little song?
Well, here we go. I’m being tested by the universe!
(Ok ok, probably I’m not important enough to be tested by the universe, but I certainly feel like a VIP right now…) Continue reading “No complaint November 2”
And then I stopped, because apparently craigslist doesn’t work for New Zealand.
But see for yourself: Continue reading “How I tried to find a room on Craigslist”
Today I got lost twice, first on my way to work and then on my way from work. Nevertheless I consider this a success because I am figuring my way in a new environment which makes me stronger. I rode a train full of people without feeling particularly claustrophobic and then I rode the wrong train without flipping out and getting all stressed. I am getting more practice in staying calm and composed now and I feel more calm and composed than a year ago which makes me proud and every new challenge, small as it may be adds to this.
Continue reading “Appreciate the little things in life”
Yesterday I went shopping for beauty-products, which hasn’t happen for a really long time.
Usually I would go to a drugstore once a week to get something nice for myself, usually just spending a tiny amount of money here, a tiny amount there, but at the end of the month counting it all together… well… you might picture the effect it has on my finances. Not to mention on my bathroom. It was full of stuff I only used once (and then didn’t like) or didn’t use at all. Continue reading “How to deal with beauty products in a minimalist way?”
I would like to add some other stuff to all of the things I am already trying to do (basically minimalism and clean eating). Continue reading “Testing the limits of the internet”
Now that the first month has passed, I would like to give you a first review about the stuff I brought with me and how I am dealing with having only the contents of my suitcase with me and nothing else. Continue reading “How is my wardrobe doing, am I doing okay with the stuff I brought?”
Yep, taking this to heart this time, I will actually write something that might be useful to you. Continue reading “This is a blog about minimalism. Therefore I shall write about minimalism.”