Day 245 – Less Expectations

“Your happiness is moderated by your expectations.” – Joshua Fields Millburn Last years and the years before, a lot of my focus and time was spent on expectations. It’s something I have improved on this year. If you walk into an event or activity with high expectations well then only best possible scenario can meetContinue reading “Day 245 – Less Expectations”

Day 244 – Cabinet Clutter

“You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday’s junk.” – Louise Smith Today I made a little tea and coffee tray in the corner of the kitchen. I’ve been wanting to create a little tea/coffee corner and I already had a cute tray to use. I started to pieceContinue reading “Day 244 – Cabinet Clutter”

Day 243 – Virtues

“Watch your thoughts, for they will become actions. Watch your actions, for they’ll become… habits. Watch your habits for they will forge your character. Watch your character, for it will make your destiny.” ― Margaret Thatcher Last week at work I had a pleasant surprise. I decided to take a free webinar titled “Character andContinue reading “Day 243 – Virtues”

Day 242 – Too Much

“If it feels like too much, it’s too much.” – Joshua Fields Millburn Today’s quote and subsequent blog post are inspired by The Minimalists podcast today. Josh said that if something is too much, chances are, it’s just too much for you. This struck a chord with both TJ and I. How many things haveContinue reading “Day 242 – Too Much”

Day 241 – A Call for Adventure

“If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet.” ― Rachel Wolchin “The danger of adventure is worth a thousand days of ease and comfort.” ― Paulo Coelho “Cover the earth before it covers you.” — Dagobert Runes There are a plethora of adventure quotes, it is definitely aContinue reading “Day 241 – A Call for Adventure”

Day 240 – Mend Your Mind

“Life can be a gold mine, if you got a good mind…” – Ken Yates We are officially 2/3’s complete towards our goal with zero missed days! Every day we have posted a de-cluttered item and wrote a little something to go with it. It’s always on our minds but it’s something achievable; it’s somethingContinue reading “Day 240 – Mend Your Mind”

Day 239 – Date Night

“I enjoy getting gussied up for an event or date night.” – Olivia Wilde The best nights are when you just kick back and relax for a fun night with your best friend. My best friend happens to be my husband. It’s important to make time for spending time alone with your best friend whetherContinue reading “Day 239 – Date Night”

Day 238 – Still Rock n Roll

“Nowadays you can’t be too sentimental…” – Billy Joel “Don’t waste your money on a new set of speakers, you get more mileage from a cheap pair of sneakers.” – Billy Joel Amalia and I were driving into work this morning and “It’s Still Rock and Roll to me” came on the radio by BillyContinue reading “Day 238 – Still Rock n Roll”

Day 237 – Sleep It Off

“Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.” – Benjamin Franklin As you can tell, sleep is on my mind today. It’s been a long week so far and have a lot on my mind. In times like this, I remember how important getting my sleep is. I getContinue reading “Day 237 – Sleep It Off”

Day 236 – On Repeat

“I’m trying to be very aware of not repeating myself.” – Christoph Waltz Have you ever just kept listening to the same songs over and over again? It’s a rut I find myself in quite often. I finally snapped out of it yesterday and started putting on podcasts on instead. It makes such a bigContinue reading “Day 236 – On Repeat”