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Big optimism and tiny house

I’ve been struggling lately.  Really hard.  My optimism has taken a beating, I feel overwhelmed often by financial worries, and yet…it’s silly, because we always manage to get by…somehow.  Some days, it seems that this tin box has become as … Continue reading

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Better days

Yesterday was one of those Attack of the Klutz days.  Today was a  lot more productive, safer, less messy, and saner too.  I got some of the things I have been intending to do done.  Yee-haw! I have to keep … Continue reading

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Clothing, excessive consumerism, and downsizing the wardrobe

When you downsize to a travel trailer, or any space with limited closet space, your clothes need to be looked at with a critical new eye.  There just is not enough room for 27 pairs of shoes and 137 different … Continue reading

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Stuff and our attachment to it

One thing about living small, there isn’t a lot of room for stuff.  Still, even after downsizing, our small home was chock full of stuff, and we have more stuff in our storage unit.  After these months of living in … Continue reading

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Small joys

GM got my new shelf put up in the corner by the door, just above our dorm sized refrigerator.  I love it.  A lot.  I’m thrilled with it. He’d started out building a much more elaborate shelf, which hadn’t been … Continue reading

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