30-Day Minimalism Game – #MinsGame

It’s my third time trying to bring about this minimalism game. My last attempt lasted me to the 8th day.

I have no more excuse. The sabbatical six months has just started yesterday.

Here I am, a stay-at-home-mother who probably have 10 times more time in the world than the previous working-me who have to shower so early in the morning, get my babies ready (read: fight a war), send them to schools, curse 45 minutes traffic, then take the train to the job I don’t really enjoy (I didn’t say hate), buy expensive meals that taste just the same, wait 8 hours to go back home, but end up leaving earlier to catch my kids – I mean, to pick them up a.s.a.p before their playschools’ overtime extra charges kick in. Phew.

A’ishah, that’s a very long sentence in one breath to say, all the excuses – over! The time you really wanted all this while – it’s here.

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Simple Living for These People

Simple is subjective

The elements in your lifestyle depend on what’s important to you. Simple is a very subjective word and it’s open to one’s interpretation. What is simple for you may not be simple enough for me.

Last week, I attended a business marketing seminar with my friend, Dyra Razali. We had a good time there and had learned many valuable lessons.

One of the important questions asked to the audience during that seminar was,

“What do you want?’

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Minimalism in Malaysia is Lonely

I’ve looked left and right. Being a minimalist in Malaysia can feel pretty lonely.

Let’s look at Facebook, the nearest (right on your phone!) place of more diverse demographic if you compare to other Social Media platforms. A group named Minimalist Life Asia – Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesian and Beyond has 300++ members, pretty impressive but that already includes at least three countries. Minimalist Living in Malaysia has 38 members, and I’m the 39th yeay!

Another Facebook page – Minimalist Malaysia has 500++ likes.

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