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 95 – Multiples

“We live in a world when unnecessary things are our only necessities.” – Oscar Wilde Happy Monday! It was a beautiful day out today, TJ and I went out for the first time this year for a bike ride since the weather was perfect. When riding our bikes, I wore a headband TJ bought forContinue reading “Day 95 – Multiples”

Day 94 – Holidays and Raviolis

“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” -Henri Matisse Today is Easter and for all who celebrate, Happy Easter. My favorite parts about Easter are getting to see family and eating homemade Italian dishes. Amalia and I were lucky enough to be a part of the creation this year as weContinue reading “Day 94 – Holidays and Raviolis”

Day 92 – The Social Media Menace

“The most important thing about a technology is how it changes people.” – Jaron Lanier Last night, TJ and I watched a documentary on Netflix called The Social Dilemma. This documentary was about how much social media has influenced and changed our lives… not so much for the better, but for the worse. Social mediaContinue reading “Day 92 – The Social Media Menace”

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 81 – Loss and Gain

“Sorrows cannot all be explained away in a life truly lived, grief and loss accumulate like possessions.” – Stefan Kanfer Experiencing a loss of a loved one is never easy. When you are going through grief and remembering a loved one, your outlook changes on life. The other day I just wrote a post aboutContinue reading “Day 81 – Loss and Gain”

Day 66 – Givers Sleep Better

” My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.” – Marlo Thomas In this world centered around materialistic ideals and social media influence, it’s easy to get caught up in it all but not as easy to pickContinue reading “Day 66 – Givers Sleep Better”

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 52 – Keep In Touch

“Don’t ignore the effort of a person who tries to keep in touch. It’s not all the time someone cares.” – Anonymous Have you gone through a stretch where you haven’t been in touch with much of your friends and family for extended periods of time? Do you usually have excuses for not keeping inContinue reading “Day 52 – Keep In Touch”

Day 28 – Hoarding Childhood Memories

“Childhood memories are sometimes covered and obscured beneath the things that come later, like childhood toys forgotten at the bottom of a crammed adult closet, but they are never lost for good.” – Neil Gaiman Wow, I’m feeling great this evening, not sure about you guys! Amalia here today and throwing some thoughts your way. Have you everContinue reading “Day 28 – Hoarding Childhood Memories”