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Guest Post: An Excerpt from Culture Rebel

I like to live on the edge. I’m a brave, gutsy, ADD-type of gal who can’t sit still. The problem is, I’ve lived on the wrong edge for the last twenty years. Since my first full-time job, I have lived a life with me at the centre of my attention, and now I have nothing...

The 7 Experiment: Month Five Complete

Ahhh, 7. Sweet, sweet stupid 7. Just completed the month of waste.  I totally failed at this month.  Okay, not failed.  Because the word fail implies trying and then something not working. So allow me to rephrase…I hardly tried at all with this month. My intentions...

The 7 Experiment: Month Four (Almost) Complete

7 is stupid.  Okay, I don’t even really feel that this month (which totally surprises me, by the way, because I was dreading this more than the food month), but it’s sort of become my mantra, so there you go.  This month we have given up media.  Here are my seven...

The 7 Experiment: Month Three Complete

This month has been interesting. I didn’t do it like I was supposed to. This was Possessions month and I was supposed to give seven items of mine away every day.   Here’s what I did instead.  I went through my house and collected two hundred items (as opposed to two...

The 7 Experiment: Month Two Complete

This month was boring. This month, we had to just wear seven items of clothing all month. My cheats were that I didn’t count pj’s in my list of seven, and to be honest, I sometimes wear pj’s all day, for days on end. My only other cheat, really, was wearing something...