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Reconsidering minimalism: 11 suggestions beyond “getting rid of stuff”

I love minimalism. Or should that be, I love the idea of minimalism. I love looking at bared-down bedrooms and barely-furnished living rooms. I love reading blogged lists about minimalist best practices. 407 more words

The Last 100 Items!

I have successfully removed another 100 items from my life, and made some nice steps towards dealing with some trickier emotional issues in relation to collecting and holding onto things unnecessarily. 165 more words


Uncluttering "friends"

I’ve probably said this before, but it’s worth mentioning it again. One of the greatest catalysts for minimalism is a life-changing event. In my case, it’s always been moving to another city, but last year, for me, it was divorce. 514 more words


Put Your D*mn Phone Down

This photo irritates me.

At first glance you probably didn’t notice the people without a case for their phones. I mean, c’mon. Get a grip (literally). 205 more words

Self Empowerment

Less is Now Tour

Our memories are not in our things

It has been a few months since I’ve seen the Netflix Documentary Minimalism as well as reading Everything that Remains… 337 more words


Altering Clothing

Anyone ever dyed clothes?

I recently decided to try it out. I have a few sweaters that I LOVE the fit, they’re perfect, but I’m not crazy about the color. 182 more words

Keeping the Devil At Bay

A core tenet of living a meaningful life is contributing to others. Not only does it benefit them, but us too. The more we are focused on helping others, the less time we have to focus on our wants (which so often become regrets), and the Devil makes work for idle hands…