A Minimalist’s Prized Possessions

A Minimalist’s Prized Possessions

For many years, I (Gerry) considered only a few things as prized possessions. As an avid cyclist, I’ve loved every bicycle I have had. My current bike, I have had since it was brand new in 1996, a Cannondale mountain bike that I have long considered one of my two dearest prized possessions, along with… Read More »

‘The Home Edit’ Doesn’t Really Edit

‘The Home Edit’ Doesn’t Really Edit

Ever since Netflix released the series, “Get Organized with The Home Edit,” we have received messages and questions asking our opinion of the show. We hadn’t heard of the show, the brand, nor Joanna and Clea (the founders of The Home Edit), until I (Shannon) opted to watch a few of the shows, thinking that… Read More »

The Lies We Tell Ourselves About Clutter

The Lies We Tell Ourselves About Clutter

When you hear the word, “lies,” the ears hurt a little, right? It sounds like such a harsh word, full of negativity and blame. Funny how words can do that, but rather than candy-coat the situation, we want to keep it real. Let’s talk clutter. What is clutter? Clutter is anything that is taking up… Read More »

Minimalist Wardrobe Challenge

Minimalist Wardrobe Challenge

I (Shannon) start each new season with a clean slate when it comes to my wardrobe. If you've been a follower of our blog, you know that my minimalist wardrobe is a far cry from the days in which our spare bedroom was converted into my closet, and I had a catalog to keep up… Read More »