Never underestimate the importance of removing stuff you don’t need.
Encouragement provides us with motivation to persevere. It invites us to dream dreams of significance for our lives. And it begs us to work diligently with optimism and promise.
Overcoming the pull of consumerism is a difficult challenge regardless of our stage in life. Simplicity requires encouragement. To that end, I hope you will find motivation in these articles below.
Each post was intentionally chosen to inspire simplicity in your life. For maximum effect, find a quiet moment this weekend and enjoy them with a fresh cup of coffee or tea.
The 5 Most Rewarding Things I Gained Through Minimalism | Simple & Soul by Jenn Baxter. A funny thing happened during my downsizing and de-cluttering process. I realized that minimalism is actually about so much more than stuff.
The Zen Habits Guide to Spending Your Time Intentionally | Zen Habits by Leo Babauta. How do we stop from just going through it on autopilot, just running to distractions and busywork all the time, just getting through things? How do we keep from feeling overwhelmed?
Declutter Ethically – How to Responsibly Discard Unwanted Stuff | Unclutter by Evelyn Rennich. Decluttering our homes is a good thing, but in order for that good to be effective, we must discard the thing leaving our possessions thoughtfully and respectfully.