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Procrastination…the Ultimate in Slow Living?

It is with a degree of irony that I admit I have procrastinated about writing this post for over a week. I had the idea about 10 days ago and a few days later wrote the post title on my … Continue reading

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Minimalism or Homesteading?

Minimalism or Homesteading?   I am back to considering the clutter again. Like most of us I struggle in this area. I read books like Clutter Be Gone! and websites like The Minimalists and I strive to emulate these people, … Continue reading

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So…I had my van broken into on New Years Eve!

Yep, my New Years present was waiting for me after a run. The day had started well. After several days of heavy rain, the skies had cleared and it was promising to be a beautiful day. Peter and I got … Continue reading

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The Day After

It’s the day after Christmas here, Boxing Day. In the UK it is still…just…Christmas and many in the USA are sitting down to Christmas supper right now. I had a wonderful Christmas, my eldest came home on Christmas Eve, and … Continue reading

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Slow Living Takes Time

Err, kind of obvious I know, but then on the other hand maybe not quite so obvious. Take shopping for example. Where I live there are 2 great weekend markets. One on Saturday, the other Sunday. The Saturday market has … Continue reading

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Living Life by Numbers

Do you remember those ‘Paint by Numbers’ pictures you did when you were a kid? They weren’t too bad, if you were careful when you did them, and you stood well back when looking at the finished picture. But they … Continue reading

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Just get it done!

It has been a very busy few days. I have done a number of things I wanted to do which I enjoyed, and several others I did not want to do but had to be done. And then on top … Continue reading

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