Many people who call themselves minimalists begin their journey into owning less (and consuming less!) through a massive decluttering purge or a drastic lifestyle change such as moving into a tiny home. But for me, purging my closet every couple years and keeping the house organized was never the issue. My parents were neat freaks … Read more Minimalism 101: Habit-building strategies to minimize desire and consumption
“Simplicity is the peak of civilization.” – Jessie Sampter Simplicity brings balance, freedom, and joy. When we begin to live simply and experience these benefits, we begin to ask the next question, “Where else in my life can i remove distraction and simply focus on the essential?” It means getting rid of many of the things you do so … Read more Simple Living Manifesto: Waste Less-Gain More!
For well over two thousand years frugality and simple living have been recommended and praised by people with a reputation for wisdom. Philosophers, prophets, saints, poets, culture critics, and just about anyone else with a claim to the title of “sage” seem generally to agree about this. But what frugal living is all about? What is … Read more What is The Wisdom of Frugality?