Tag Archives: secondhand

My new bedroom

Remember the Loft Project? Almost two years ago, my guy and our older daughter moved into their brand new rooms in the loft. The master bedroom became a TV-room, and I slept in our cupboard sized guest room for the … Continue reading

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Just a couple more things

We started working on DD-15’s room about two months ago. After we moved out her furniture, DD-20 and I painted the walls, ripped out the old vinyl flooring and installed new laminate flooring. I found DD-15 a nice pre-loved mirror … Continue reading

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Easy groceries

Running a Family B&B is a lot of work. That’s one thing I found out after being on the job for just three days. The alarm goes at seven and I start working the moment I get out of bed. … Continue reading

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Share the love

Since I embraced the challenge to start living a simpler life and becoming a minimalist (no, I’m still not there yet) I learned many new things. I discovered a whole new way of living. A way of living that makes … Continue reading

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Free clothes

Close to two months ago, I became a member of a local donating group. They set up this group on facebook, where you can offer things you don’t want or need anymore, so others can have them. For free. Well, … Continue reading

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More treasures

When I was a child, we didn’t have central heating. We had gas furnaces, and only in the living room and dining room. The other rooms were not heated. Life was simple back then. I used to love sitting by … Continue reading

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Decorating for autumn

DD-19 has been nagging me for quite while. “Mum, I’d really like to have a seasonal table or something like that, so we can celebrate the change of seasons with fresh seasonal decorations.” She had a point, and really, I’m … Continue reading

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