Entries from July 2008

Adding Life to our Living Room

July 27th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Since moving out of my parents home nearly ten years ago, I’ve lived in many different locations and apartments. From dorm rooms to apartments to the townhome we mistakingly purchased in the middle of suburbian Northern Virginia, one theme has stayed the same: I’ve never made my house a home. Sure, I gave my places […]

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A Litmus Test

July 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Okay, you’ve decided that getting rid of clutter is the way to go.  Gone is your couch you inherited from your parents, the Bob Marley poster that really tied your dorm room together, and countless random clothes hangers you received from the dry cleaners.  Now, we get to the hard part.  How do you handle […]

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Tags: Organization

Weekly Inspiration 2008.07.22

July 22nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

I feel compelled to post more entries to this blog, as right now it’s one of my few accessible creative outlets, the other being sprucing up our apartment. (Pictures are forthcoming!) In any case, I figured that posting some weekly pictures of cool ideas and inspiration would be a good way to get me writing […]

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Living Simply Financially

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

If you’re going to get serious about simplifying your life and taking control over your stuff, you simply cannot ignore your finances. Not only will understanding where your money is going provide you with short and long-term security, it will most likely free up some cash to buy some extra goodies. Like most people, I […]

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