The simplicity/minimalism movement is among the most friendly, encouraging, and helpful communities you will ever find. There is a genuine understanding that any promotion of simplicity is good for society—and there is little concern about who gets the credit for it.
It is a pleasure to be part of such a wonderful group of people. And I enjoy every opportunity to promote writing that encourages people to live more by owning less. So fix yourself a nice warm cup of coffee or tea. Find a quiet moment this weekend before the holiday rush. And enjoy some encouraging words to inspire more simplicity in your life today.
Less Is More: A Suburban Mom Resists Consumerism to Increase Generosity | Christian Standard by Janet McMahon. The purpose of the project was to be able to give away more. I have learned some things along the way, but not necessarily what I expected.
You Can’t Take It With You, but You Still Want More | New York Times by Matt Richtel. Interesting study on the influence of mindless accumulation.
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