I joined OpenDiary in 1999 with the moniker of "Clutterbug" and the original intent being to document the decluttering process of my apartment. After a short time, I reverted to using my long-time internet name of "Czari" (known as "The Royal Russian Redhead" in certain online circles) and OD became a document of my daily life as one living with chronic, genetic mental illness.

The re-opening of OD finds me circling back to my "roots" as it were but packaged a bit differently. I discovered "minimalism." That certainly includes decluttering but one of #TheMinimalists' maxims is, "Decluttering is so much easier with less stuff." Going forward, my focus will be my personal minimalism journey and how it impacts my faith and vice versa.
~Czari

I don't do "pithy."
"If one word is good, 1,000 are better." ~Florence Littauer/Author and Public Speaker best known for her "Personality Profile" test/book series

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2018 Minimalism Declutter Tally

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“The average American household contains more than 300,000 possessions.” ~The Minimalists I've heard this statistic regularly on The Minimalists' podcast. The number seems staggering especially given this is an average which would include mansions with hundreds of rooms (ok, maybe not hundreds bu...
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