Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.


There’s more to life than buying stuff.

There are many wonderful people pursuing and promoting simplicity. Fortunately, some of them are gifted in communication and choose to encourage and inspire us with their words. I enjoy reading their unique perspective. I’m sure you will too.

So fix yourself a nice warm cup of coffee or tea on this beautiful weekend. Find a quiet moment. And enjoy some encouraging words about finding more simplicity in your life today.

7 Eye-Opening Lessons I Learned From Buying Nothing New For 200 Days | CE by Assya Barrette. “My 200 days was not only an optional experience in sustainable living and minimalism. It was a necessary and transformative journey.”

Life’s Pursuit | Zen Pencils by Gavin Aung Than. Have you taken control over your life into your own hands?

How One German Millennial Chose to Live on Trains Rather than Pay Rent | Washington Post by Rick Noack. “I want to inspire people to question their habits and the things they consider to be normal.”

Overrated vs. Underrated: Common Beliefs We Get Wrong | James Clear by James Clear. As a society, we often overvalue unimportant things and undervalue the ideas and strategies that make a real difference.

Someday | The Minimalists by Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus. Just because something is urgent doesn’t mean it’s worthwhile.

Influence. You Already Have It.


“You don’t have to be a 'person of influence' to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they’ve taught me.” —Scott Adams Our lives matter. This is indeed life-giving news to each … Read More

Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.


Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of everything that distracts us from it. It requires a conscious decision because it is a countercultural lifestyle that stands against the culture of overconsumption … Read More