Blog, Minimalism

Change

Change.  I’m thinking about removing the minimalism part of the blog. Woah, ok, I said it. Even though that section is more of an ‘archive’, my minimalism posts get more traffic than anything I’ve written since. But for me, minimalism has served its purpose. It was a kick-start for the most tumultuous decade of my… Read More Change

Blog, Self Discovery

Leaving it behind: it’s OK to take a new direction

Leaving it behind: it’s OK to take a new direction Something about the last couple of years hasn’t seemed quite right. Nothing major, nothing obvious, just a quiet sense of unrest, a mild jarring, a niggle at the back of my mind. I’ve changed focus, I’ve discovered a lot about myself, I’ve bought nothing, I’ve… Read More Leaving it behind: it’s OK to take a new direction

Blog, Minimalism, Simplicity

The Filing System- how to have a proper clear out

My problem was the sentimentality. INFP problems. Attaching emotions to inanimate objects. Coming round after 5 straight minutes, with an object still clutched in my hand, realising I’d been off daydreaming about when I bought it, and then my thoughts had gone off at a tangent again. Again, again. I didn’t want all this clutter.… Read More The Filing System- how to have a proper clear out