Day 13 – Minimalism Challenge

Today marks a total of 91 items given away in 13 days! I personally think that is quite an accomplishment, and I fully intend to make it to 30 day. Today’s 13 Items: 1. A book mark 2. Crutch padding 3. A Halloween treat tray 4 & 5. Two eyeliners 6. A small stuffed bunny …

Day 12 – Minimalism Challenge

1. Black jacket 2. Blue soap dish 3. Scarf 4. CD 5. Hand sanitizer 6. Oral B Mouth Rinse 7. Bean figurine 8. Facial skin care samples 9. Super old tin of Penaten Cream 10. Heart figurine 11. Necklace 12. Skin food moisturizer

Day Ten – Minimalism Challenge

I am becoming excited by how much stuff I am disposing of or giving away. I was asking my friend who is competing with me if she felt she was getting rid of stuff she would have just kept without too much thought and she agreed that this challenge was helping her to think of …

Day Nine – Minimalism Challenge

Number nine, one Tortie Cat with tortitude included! As if!!!! Firstly, I love Izzie and I would never give her away, despite her Jekyll & Hyde personality. Today on day nine of the minimalism challenge I am giving away an old suitcase with a broken zipper, a broken Nut Cracker ornament, a lip balm, a …

Day Eight – Minimalism Challenge

Onto a new week aka day eight. I am ditching a container of Tums which is as old as dirt (compost bin I guess?), an old mug, two Israeli CDS, a crappy CD, a pink poofy wash your body thingy, a book on the conflict of Israel & Palestine, and a bottle I attempted to …

Day Seven – Minimalism Challenge

Wow! One week complete today with The Minimalism Challenge and I still have heaps to go through and give away; this process is allowing me to actually “get it done”, rather than hem and haw as to whether or not I may have a use for something some day. Today, I am getting rid of …

Day Six – Minimalism Challenge

Today I am giving away two hookahs (aka Hubbly Bubbly), charcoal, tongs for the charcoal and two flavored tobaccos. Please note: this is not drug paraphernalia; it is a Middle Eastern custom to smoke flavored wet tobacco during or after a meal with a hookah or just to relax or socialize. One was a gift …

Day Three – Minimalism Challenge

I am going to keep it short and sweet today.  I am giving away a pair of earrings I have worn recently, but I do not like the way they look, a satin pillow case from Thailand with a broken zipper and a pillow without a case which in addition is an odd shape which has been sitting in …

Day Two – Minimalism Challenge

Today is Day Two of the Minimalism Challenge, and I have selected a Barbie doll to give away and a purse holder. When I was a little girl I was obsessed with Barbie dolls!  I had a mini suitcase which carried all of my Barbie dolls with a variety of clothing bursting through the plastic …