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.
I invite you to fix yourself a nice warm cup of coffee, cocoa, or tea. Find a quiet moment this weekend. And enjoy some encouraging words to inspire more simplicity in your life today.
This 100-Year-Old Decluttering Rule Might be Just What You Need to Finally Master a Minimalist Home | Livingetc by Lilith Hudson. Sometimes following a simple rule can be all the guidance you need to help you, and that’s why nifty little maxims like the 80/20 principle exist.
The Minimalist Lifestyle Taught Me 5 Important Life Lessons | No Sidebar by Jessalynn Jones. My value as a human being has nothing to do with the things I own. In fact, owning less has helped me grow and develop my personal worth.
How I’ve Saved Thousands of Dollars on Clothes for My Kids | Frugalwoods by Elizabeth Willard Thames. “Our kids know that their clothes are used and I’ve explained our philosophy to them for why we get clothing (and just about everything else) second-hand.”
Mindfulness For Healthy Holidays | Monanock Ledger-Transcript by Ruth Clark. The holidays provide an amazing array of factors that can set you up to fall into the spiral of unwanted weight gain, moodiness and exhaustion. The good news is that there is a lot you can do to control what happens over the holidays.
Recently Released Inspiring Videos
10 Things You Should Get Rid of for the Holidays | YouTube by Joshua Becker. Unfortunately, busy and “rushed” rarely leads to a merry holiday. If you want to enjoy more of your holiday season this year, start by removing these ten things.
35 Gifts Your Children Will Never Forget | YouTube by Joshua Becker. “You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.” —Kahlil Gibran