Thoughts Archive

  • How much is too much? Is it ever enough?

    Tweet I’ve always wondered if there were rules concerning how many clothes or laptops were enough. To be fair, no one needs more than a couple of outfits a week and a laptop per person (if one at all), but with such an overabundance available […]

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  • Our careers have a significant impact on our perspectives

    Tweet I say this, because BF and I are both consultants. As a result, we’ve both lived out of suitcases for a long periods of time without fixed addresses. We’ve stayed in tiny hotel rooms with a kitchenette, small bathroom and tiny living/sleeping area. In […]

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  • How minimalist you think you are is relative to others around you

    How minimalist you think you are is relative to others around you

    Tweet I was thinking about this the other day as I was looking around the hotel apartment: We really don’t have a lot of stuff, do we? Then I started thinking about what we did have, and I came to the conclusion that we could […]

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  • The Maximum You Should Have in a Wardrobe

    The Maximum You Should Have in a Wardrobe

    Tweet I always talk about minimizing, minimums for wardrobes and minimalism. How about the MAXIMUM you should have in a wardrobe? I say the number is 25 at a maximum. 25 dresses 25 tops 25 pants 25 skirts 25 pairs of shoes 25 coats …and […]

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  • Why do we buy to make ourselves happy

    Tweet Buying things to be happy is easier than really working on being happy Buying things and making money is easier because all it takes is money. Not skill, discipline or any work whatsoever. It is far easier for example, to buy a meal in […]

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