Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Emotional Self-Care for Minimalists

I spent twelve weeks exploring unfussy, inexpensive, emotional self-care regimens. I offer my thoughts not as an egocentric exercise but as a post that may spark ideas for others who seek simple, budget-friendly ways to decompress.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Home Repairs and Self Respect (and snow!)

There’s something about a DIY home repair that makes you more appreciative of your home and gives you a sense of earned self respect and confidence.


Tuesday, March 13, 2018

I Fell Off the Ibotta Wagon

Using Ibotta means earning money for things you would have bought anyway, right? So why did I delete my account? And what does it have to do with minimalism?

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Why I Turned a $200 Fine Art Painting into a $50 Teen Poster

At my art show last year, I had a painting titled Autumn Leaves Falling. At the show’s opening, it caught the attention of several patrons, who were then disappointed to find out it was an abstract image of trees and not an undersea vision. It didn’t sell.