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.
The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences | Fast Company by Jay Cassano. You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.
The Neurological Pleasures of Fast Fashion | The Atlantic by Marc Bain. Research shows that the brain finds pleasure in the pursuit of inexpensive things, and high-street chains and online retailers sites alike are cashing in.
Simplify—It’s Not Just a Nice Idea | Q Ideas by Nancy Sleeth. “Simplify your life.” “De-clutter.” These are not just trendy self-help phrases, these are Gospel ideas and key to living a sustainable, abundant life.
Stuff it: Millennials Have No Room for Their Parents’ Treasures | Washington Post by Jura Koncius. A seismic shift of stuff is underway in homes all over America.