My name is Shannon and I’m here to write about my journey through finances, the temptation of consumerism, minimalism, and creating a meaningful and worthwhile life! I hope some little piece of my content can provide some form of help or reassurance to anyone out there. Life can be tough but it’s easier when navigated with people who can relate to your journey or just want to feel connected.
I’m on the eve of finishing my first week and, as I’d assumed, everything was smooth sailing.
I’d been hearing from various people about their methods of minimizing their wardrobe throughout the year which led me to research some methods of my own. Read more
March 1st seems like as good a time as any to mark an “official” start to my shopping ban and set up my list, which I’m sure will be altered throughout the year, depending on unforeseen circumstances or something I’ve forgotten.
I would like to start with some useful information about what I’ve done thus far since I started working on this process last year. Read more
I’d like to say I immediately had a great opening line for this new blog but in all honesty, I sat picking at the split ends in my hair while trying to think of something witty. I suppose I’ll lay the groundwork for this with some cliche statements. I’ve gone down several new paths within the last 6 months and am deathly afraid of tripping up and reverting back to old ways. Even though I’m sure all of this will be seen by myself and maybe one other blog vagabond, that’s okay. I figured I’d document things to hold myself accountable. This seems like the most appropriate platform to do so. Read more