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. And enjoy some encouraging words to inspire more simplicity in your life today.
Here’s Proof Buying More Stuff Actually Makes You Miserable | TIME by Martha C. White. In a new paper, Knox College psychology professor Tim Kasser shows, through a series of experiments, that when people become more materialistic, their emotional well-being takes a dive.
Seven Common Challenges Facing Middle-Class Families at Home | UCLA Newsroom. A new book gives an unprecedented look into the middle-class American home.