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.
What I’ve Learned Getting Rid of *1 Thing* Every Day! (Going on 48 Days Now!) | Budgets Are Sexy by J. Money. I get a high every time I throw something into that donation box! Haha… And I keep finding stuff too, despite being a practicing minimalist.
Our Children’s Busyness Is Not A Badge of Honor (And Why We Need To Change It) | Raised Good by Tracy Gillett. We’ve devalued what children need most and replaced it with excessive adult control.
Seven Reasons to Own Less | Forbes by Joshua Becker. Possessions had become the great distraction in my life. And the best way to recenter myself on the things that mattered most was to remove the excess from my home.
The Un-Celebrity President | The Washington Post by Kevin Sullivan and Mary Jordan. Jimmy Carter shuns riches, lives modestly in his Georgia hometown. *Readers of The Washington Post website have access to a limited number of articles every month.
What Is Minimalism? | Becoming Minimalist on YouTube.