The List

A comprehensive and ever-changing list of the things I consider essential to my living a very small, very good life.

  1. Personal: Side Effect (Tom Bihn) or Travel Cube (Tom Bihn)
    1. Wallet (Tom Bihn)
    2. Glasses/Sunglasses
  2. Personal: Straw bag = using as a knitting bag right now + knitting needles and crochet hooks
  3. Personal: Plaid Tote
  4. Personal: Umbrella
  5. Personal: Water bottle (Hydroflask)
  6. Personal: Straw (stainless steel)
  7. Personal: A5 journal / Traveller’s Notebook
  8. Personal: Fountain Pen
  9. Personal: Travel Kit
    1. LL Bean Rolling Underseat Case (16 x 14 x 9 — 33L)
    2. Tom Bihn Co-Pilot (11.8 x 10 x 4.9 — 10L)
    3. 25L backpack
    4. 3-1-1 Kit (Tom Bihn 3DOC)
    5. 3DOC mesh organizer
    6. 2 small packing cubes + 2 quarter cubes
  10. Technology: iPhone (charger, earbuds)
  11. Technology: iPhone stand
  12. Technology: Kindle (+ charger & case)
  13. Bathroom Kit
    1. comb
    2. dry brush
    3. razor (new)
    4. Turkish towel (2)
    5. wash cloth (2)
    6. <Consumables>
  14. Bedroom
    1. Bed & bedding
    2. bedside table.
    3. small wood bowl (holds flashlight, rings, lip balm)
    4. throw blanket
    5. fan
    6. Weight bench (that I use as a bench at the end of the bed)
    7. ottoman for Jasper
    8. cabinet my dad made
  15. Living Room & Exercise
    1. Chair, Ottoman, and sheepskin
    2. stool
    3. Candle holder + beeswax candles
    4. Yoga mat, strap, block and bolster
    5. Bike + bike gear
    6. Giraffe (hand carved in Kenya)
    7. Turtle (ceramic made by my mother-in-law)
  16. Emergency Bag
    1. backpack
    2. sleeping bag
    3. sleeping pad
    4. solar battery charger
    5. hand fan
  17. Kitchen & Chores
    1. reusable grocery kit
    2. take-out box
    3. keep cup
    4. teapot
    5. Pour over coffee funnel
    6. vitamix
    7. pasta bowl
    8. small bowl
    9. small plate
    10. spoon, fork & napkin
    11. mug
    12. Instapot
    13. Skillet
    14. cutting board
    15. chef’s knife
    16. towels
    17. stick vac
    18. drying rack
    19. garden hoe
    20. <consumables>
  18. Library (not including Kindle books)
    1. Bible + Book of Common Prayer
    2. Practical Permaculture
    3. Harry Potter 1-7, in English
    4. Harry Potter 1-4, in German
    5. Watership Down
    6. The Crystal Cave Trilogy
    7. Yoga Anatomy
    8. How to Make Disease Disappear
    9. The Circadian Code
    10. Dust & Breath
    11. CNA Edge
    12. Heaven is a Garden
    13. Secret Gardens of the Cotswold
    14. How to Grow More Vegetables . . .
    15. The Way of the Heart
    16.  Origins
    17. Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God
    18. Britain’s 500 Holiest Places
    19. Not Angels but Anglicans
    20. Christ of the Celts
    21. Listening for the Heartbeat of God
    22. The Prayers of Iona
    23. The Celtic Year
    24. Thomas Merton and the Celts
    25. Our Celtic Heritage
    26. Forest Church
    27. New Celtic Monasticism
  19. Warm Weather Wardrobe:
    1. Shells x4
    2. T-shirts x6
    3. 2nd Layer x4
    4. Weather Related jackets x3
    5. Pants/Jeans x 4
    6. Capris x 2
    7. Shoes x5
    8. bras, underwear, socks
    9. Plus at home shorts (2), graphic t-shirts (3), shoes (2), PJs (2), workout (1)
  20. Cool Weather Wardrobe:
    1. pants/jeans x 4
    2. dress x 1
    3. long sleeve shirts  x 5
    4. 2nd layers x 4
    5. shoes x 5
    6. weather related x 8 (rain coat, denim jacket, black jacket, fleece pea coat, storm coat, storm boots, hat/scarf/mittens, fitness vest)
    7. accessories/scarves x 6
    8. purse & tote x 2
    9. bras, underwear, socks, long underwear, pjs
    10. at home pants (x2), at home sweaters (x3), workout (1)
  21. Jewelry
    1. wedding set
    2. Earrings
      1. studs
      2. large hoops
      3. dangle tree
      4. celtic knot
    3. Necklace:  tree