Tag Archives: 30 Day Challenge

September 2015 Challenge

If you’ve been around here long, you know I’m a fan of the challenge where I try new things, or concentrate on a particular skill for 30 days. This month, I’ve decided to devote the month to practicing my lettering skills including … Continue reading






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500 Things Project – An Update

I shared earlier this month my goal to eliminate 500 things from my home over the month of February. I think this challenge is perfect for my current place in the minimizing process. I’m not sure that a numbered challenge would … Continue reading






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Lettering – Week 5

Draw a word over and over, you’ll be surprised how easy it is to misspell it! This weekend I pulled out my calligraphy tools and began to practice. It sucked, as practice often does. As I was struggling, I was thinking … Continue reading






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30 for 30: The Results

Yesterday was the last day of 30 for 30. I’m glad I did this little experiment, but I’m also really glad it’s over; I miss all my other clothes (especially my shoes)! I really admire the people that manage to … Continue reading






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30 for 30: Week 3

When I was invited to go to a baseball game last week, I was a little worried about my clothing options, but managed to find something that would work. I was glad my Chuck Taylor’s were in the mix after … Continue reading






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30 for 30: Week 2

Two weeks down, two to go. Week Two was when the regrets about some of my selections began. I wish I’d left out at least one of my skirts, maybe two, in exchange for additional tops. Also, when I made … Continue reading






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30 for 30: Week 1

After last week’s post about 30 for 30, a friend asked me why I was doing this. More than anything else, I think it’s about convincing myself that I don’t need so many clothes. It’s part of the process of simplifying … Continue reading






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30 for 30: The List

After much hemming and hawing, I’ve narrowed down my wardrobe to 30 items. Reminder: this includes clothes and shoes but does not include things like underwear or other accessories (scarves, jewelry, bags). It also does not include workout gear, pajamas, … Continue reading






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March Goals – An Update

Most Recent Trip to Hazardous Waste Disposal Center March is more than halfway over. At the first of the month I set out a few things that I wanted to accomplish this month. How am I doing? Complete the gallery … Continue reading






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Reducing My Wardrobe: Closet Challenge

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about my desire to reduce my wardrobe. Since that time I’ve removed a lot of items, added a few more versatile ones, and thought a lot about Project 333. Have you heard of … Continue reading






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