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    Homemaking // Operation: Declutter 2015

    Dena February 3, 2015

    If you read this blog with any regularity, or if you follow me on Instagram, then you’ve surely heard me talking about Operation: Declutter 2015. We started the project at the beginning of January. The list above shows my original game plan and a few items that I’ve added on since the beginning. We embarked on the project for a couple of reasons. First, following his injury in October, M.…

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  • Homemaking: The Bar

    Dena March 24, 2014

    The bar in our living room is one of my favourite spots in the house. Because our home is small, I don’t have many areas where I can display things. We try to be minimalist and not accumulate a lot of “stuff.” Almost all of…

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  • Homemaking: The Bedroom

    Dena February 4, 2014

    As I mentioned here, one of my goals for 2014 is simplicity + organization. I am slowly making my way through each room in the house — getting rid of what we don’t need/use, organizing the necessities, and making things pretty. Over the weekend, I…

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  • Cleaning Out My Closet

    Dena January 24, 2014

    Remember how mortified I was after sharing a peek of my closet? Ugh. Well, I finally got around to cleaning that thing up. It was an emotional process and I did it in two parts. As I mentioned in the challenge post, the first part…

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  • Minimalism: How to Declutter Your Home & Your Soul

    Dena February 1, 2010

    min·i·mal·ism (mĭn’ə-mə-lĭz’əm) n. Use of the fewest and barest essentials or elements, as in the arts, literature, or design. How Did I Get Here? My life was moving in the right direction. I was moving toward the life of my dreams, paying down my debts,…

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