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  • What would you take if your house was on fire?

    Tweet Related to a post I wrote a while back about what I’d take if my apartment was burning, I mentioned that we make lists in our mind about what we’d take, but in reality.. we just grab our kids/pets/important-to-us stuff (1 or 2 things) […]

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  • How do you relax and take a mental vacation?

    How do you relax and take a mental vacation?

    Tweet When work becomes stressful, you still have 10 things on your To Do list that have to get done this week and you feel frazzled, how do you relax? I know some common ones are go for a walk, drink tea, take a shower/bath […]

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  • How to deal with sentimental items you don’t want to let go

    Tweet Everyone has things that they can’t let go. Want to see one of mine? This huge, honking, child-sized teddy bear from Ikea that didn’t cost more than perhaps $20. I named him “Mr. Bear” when I first got him and he holds a lot […]

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  • Beauty in Everyday Ordinary Objects up close and personal

    Beauty in Everyday Ordinary Objects up close and personal

    Tweet I really enjoyed this photo series of magnifying ordinary, everyday objects right up to the nitty gritty. I find it beautiful and interesting.¬†Here are three of my favourites: You can see many more here:¬†Everyday objects in close-up: items brought to life at a MILLION […]

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  • 50 Items We Don’t Own

    Tweet Note: This is not a post or a competition to brag about how little we own. It’s just a simple list of what we don’t seem to need for on a daily basis. Coming up with 50 items was a challenge! I even thought […]

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