Day 255 – DPR Takeover Pt. 2

“Inconceivable!” “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” -William Goldman Ahh another day has passed, I see. Once again, this is your captain, the Dread Pirate Roberts. The minimalism everyday team are away exploring and enjoying life to the fullest. Upon their return in the nearContinue reading “Day 255 – DPR Takeover Pt. 2”

Day 254 – DPR Takeover Pt. 1

“When I was your age, television was called books.” ― William Goldman Welcome aboard. I am your captain, the Dread Pirate Roberts. The minimalism everyday team are away exploring and enjoying life to the fullest. Upon their return in the near future, they expect to be able to share stories from their experiences with you. ForContinue reading “Day 254 – DPR Takeover Pt. 1”

Day 253 – A Catch 22

“Well, he died. You don’t get any older than that.” -Joseph Heller “Calling something a “catch-22” is, in short, common parlance for when someone is trapped in an inescapable dilemma.” – Laura  Martin It’s about to be getting pretty busy with awesome stuff which has me excited. This weekend I will be going to a RenaissanceContinue reading “Day 253 – A Catch 22”

Day 252 – For Us

“Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should.” – Sherrilyn Kenyon A lot of our blog posts are about our day-to-day events and pretty much just about what our day consists of. Our main goal in minimalism but a lot of our regular day is important to stress and how we incorporate minimalism into ourContinue reading “Day 252 – For Us”

Day 251 – The Best Gift

“The best gifts come from the heart, not from the store.” -Sarah Dessen Today I shared a book recommendation with a friend. It wasn’t just a book, it happens to be my favorite book and guess who it was written by, the Minimalists. Yes, my favorite book to this day is Everything That Remains byContinue reading “Day 251 – The Best Gift”

Day 250 – Burnout

“Burnout is nature’s way of telling you, you’ve been going through the motions your soul has departed; you’re a zombie, a member of the walking dead, a sleepwalker. False optimism is like administrating stimulants to an exhausted nervous system.” – Sam Keen How have you been doing in bigger social settings? Have you noticed beingContinue reading “Day 250 – Burnout”

Day 249 – Curve Balls

“When life throws you a curve ball, grab a bat and swing.” – Unknown Well, as mentioned the other day, our little doggo Luna tore her ACL this weekend. It never even crossed my mind that our dog could tear their ACL or suffer from broken bones and muscle strains like us. You’re never preparedContinue reading “Day 249 – Curve Balls”

Day 248 – End of Summer Blues

“It’s a cruel, cruel summer, now you’re gone.” – Bananarama  Today’s quote came about when this song came over the radio which went perfectly along with today’s planned blog topic. It’s coming to the end of Labor Day weekend now and we are starting our goodbyes for summer. Many people may be sad that theContinue reading “Day 248 – End of Summer Blues”

Item 247 – Threes

“They say bad things come in threes, but I don’t think that’s true. I think bad things keep right on coming. They don’t stop. They’ll never stop. It’s just too depressing to keep counting, so we start over after the third bad thing.” – Hugh Howey “The best things in life come in threes, likeContinue reading “Item 247 – Threes”

Day 246 – La Festa Italiana

“FESTIVALS ARE HAPPY PLACES, AND YOU DON’T REALLY WANT TO ENJOY THEM ON YOUR OWN. “–  CHRISTINE AND THE QUEENS Today and this weekend is about getting some friend and family time in at the Italian Festival. Amalia and I love going every year because the food is amazing and it’s a great way toContinue reading “Day 246 – La Festa Italiana”