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 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 226 – Life Event

“We don’t remember days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese A rather large milestone happened today in our lives. We are taking the day to reflect on today’s life event and we will back tomorrow to discuss our day. Item 226 of 360+ Today’s item is a set of old outdoor chair cushions that weContinue reading “Day 226 – Life Event”

Day 179 – Hobby Update

“Hobbies are great distractions from the worries and troubles that plague daily living.” – Bill Malone Last week I had my first parade as a Black Diamond. What’s a Black Diamond you ask? Well, it’s the bag pipe band I joined last year as a start to my newest hobby. The parade I was inContinue reading “Day 179 – Hobby Update”

Day 117 – Get Over It

“You can’t win unless you first begin. So start now.” – Robin S. Sharma Sometimes you just have to “get over it” as my husband says. Whenever I start to complain about doing something or psyching myself out before an event, TJ just says “get over it” and you know what? It’s actually helpful advice.Continue reading “Day 117 – Get Over It”

Day 111 – Take It Easy

“I’ve learned that you can’t have everything and do everything at the same time” – Oprah Winfrey With the summer quickly approaching and Covid-19 winding down a bit, people are getting overly excited to plan trips. I’m super excited too to get out and see my friends and travel. However, don’t push yourself to fillContinue reading “Day 111 – Take It Easy”

Day 88 – Life is Too Damn Short

“Life is too short to wake up in the morning with regrets. So, love the people who treat you right, forgive the ones who don’t and believe that everything happens for a reason. If you get the chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said it would be easy, they justContinue reading “Day 88 – Life is Too Damn Short”

Day 79 – Stop and Take a Look

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” – Robert Brault Hello and Happy First Day of Spring! Today TJ and I went down to Bethlehem with my Dad, sister, and her boyfriend for an Irish festival. It was a sunny and gorgeous day toContinue reading “Day 79 – Stop and Take a Look”

Day 55 – Happiness in Hobbies

“No man is really happy or safe without a hobby.” – William Osler Realizing I hadn’t had any hobbies is one of the mid-twenties crises I have had. I realized that I was the only one from work one day while talking with some coworkers without a hobby. I mentioned a few things I didContinue reading “Day 55 – Happiness in Hobbies”

Day 14 – Finding Your Spark

“Greatness comes from a strong desire.” – Joshua Fields Millburn What’s Up? Amalia here on our wonderful 2 week mark of our 360 in 365 challenge! Today’s quote came from one of The Minimalists themselves! TJ listens to their podcasts often and we were talking about this quote today and how it has it’s impactedContinue reading “Day 14 – Finding Your Spark”