Fill your life with stories to tell, not stuff to show.
The simplicity/minimalism movement is a beautiful community. And I enjoy any 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. And enjoy some encouraging words to inspire more simplicity in your life today.
10 Things I Have Learned Through Decluttering My Life | Medium by Jil Shi. Decluttering my life is proving to be one of the most challenging, rewarding, interesting periods of my life and it’s not over.
My ‘Buy Nothing Year’: How One Woman Saved £22,000 | The Telegraph by Michelle McGagh. Is this an example you can find inspiration in?
The Mistakes Professional Organizers Always Notice (that you don’t) | The Age by Gabrielle Savoie. Do you think you’re making organizational mistakes that are keeping you from truly getting your clutter under control? These tips will help.
Why There’s Never Enough Time | Raptitude by David Cain. We are covetous creatures, and grasping at too many things leaves us feeling stressed and inadequate, and constantly wondering whether we’re on the best path.
The Life Changing Magic of Decluttering in a Post-Apocalyptic World | The New Yorker by Tom Gauld. I’m just glad somebody is finally talking about this.