Day 18: Use Less Stuff Day

I am in a constant battle with myself to use less stuff because I live in a state of perpetual guilt about how much stuff I have.

Stuff I don’t need.

I don’t believe in going totally Marie Kondo because I don’t think there’s anything wrong with having a few beautiful things in your home…

But I also know I have too much stuff, and it weighs me down.

One of my problems is, I forget when I’ve bought stuff.

Another problem: we live in a building site, and it’s really hard to get rid of stuff because it’s everywhere, and I might want it when the house is done.

(lol at the idea of the house being “done”)

I also pack like an absolute idiot whenever I go away but I think that’s down to sheer panic.

Anyway, this is about you, not me. Set a timer for 5 minutes and write about whatever comes to mind when you see the prompt “use less stuff”.



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