Saying no is so important for a minimalist. Let's understand the root cause why we can't say no.
*English version follows* Tam yedi gün arka arkaya yapamasam da bu azaltma maratonunda beklediğimden çok daha fazla çöplük buldum evde. Çöplük diyorum çünkü insanın hiç de düşünmesine gerek olmayan şeyleri attık çoğu zaman. Bakmak yeterli oldu o objenin hayatımızda yeri olmadığını anlamaya. Ve yaklaşık iki yıldır yaptığım alışverişe, evime girenlere dikkat etmeme rağmen böyle oldu. … Continue reading Decluttering Marathon Day 7- Electronics, and Thoughts //Azaltma Maratonu Son Gün- Elektronik Aletler ve Değerlendirme
Honestly this was one of the most cluttered places before I started this marathon but I didn't touch it just to feel the joy of tossing so many items at once! Açıkçası banyonun en dağınık yer olduğu başladığımda belliydi ama özellikle dokunmadım ki bugün geldiğinde fazlalıkları atmanın verdiği hazzı yaşayabileyim! I already have a very … Continue reading Decluttering Marathon Day 6: Bathroom // Azaltma Maratonu 6. Gün: Banyo
Because I wasn't at home that much during summer, no decluttering was done. Since my childhood, summer has meant home to me, spending more time at home, bonding with home. However, this summer was different. Between the travels and family vacations, home was a bit lonely. Before autumn hits and school marathon starts, I wanted … Continue reading Seven Day Decluttering Marathon- Yedi Günlük Azaltma Maratonu
1. If you're packing a sun hat, put it upside down and fill inside and the outer edges with soft clothes like t-shirts and socks. This ensures the hat will stay in shape. 1. Eğer bavulunuza bir hasır şapka koyacaksanız ilk önce ters olarak koyup, içini ve dışını tişört ya da çorap gibi yumuşak kıyafetlerle … Continue reading A few tips on packing/ Bavul yapma üzerine birkaç ipucu
Sometimes people think (and I think) I'm contradicting myself because I choose to live a minimalist lifestyle with less clothes, less makeup and overall less possessions. Yet, my interests are not minimalistic at all. I'm currently interested in writing: blogging, creative writing and handwriting/lettering. But I also like to read and talk about psychology, the … Continue reading Keeping the Possessions Minimal, but Not My Interests.
In a creative writing book, one of the prompts was to write "5 things to do before you die". Five isn't a big number, that's why you need to put only the biggest dreams there. You can't put "not so sure" kind of dreams in a list of five. At the beginning of the list, … Continue reading 5 things to be before you die
I really can't say I've found my style yet, a style that I can keep for years. Or rather, I'm denying my jeans & basic t-shirt style and hoping that I'll come up with something chic (or I'll be a cool grandma who's still wearing jeans and a star wars t-shirt). Meanwhile, I adore people with … Continue reading Style Matters (but not the size of your wardrobe)
This week I said goodbye to my guitar, which has a sentimental value but has never been used for the last seven years. It's been sitting at my parents' house, sadly. I remember the first time I started to play when I was twelve; I had a very cheap guitar, but I was quite eager. … Continue reading Things I said Goodbye This Week