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How To Begin Living A Minimalist Lifestyle

Tired of the rat race?  Looking to simplify your life?  Are you sick of and tired of being sick and tired?  Hate looking at the credit card bills that come in each month? There is a solution to these problems.  It’s call living a minimalist lifestyle. If you are considering…

[Printable] Minimalist Living Mantras

I find that when I have something in front of me it’s a constant reminder and helps me focus on my goals. Here’s a quick printable of some of our favorite minimalist living mantras we’ve featured on the blog to help you during your journey. If you’re feeling stuck or…

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How To Start Your Minimalist Wardrobe

So you have been traveling the minimalist path for some now and it’s time to tackle the closet and design your minimalist wardrobe. Are you unsure of how to start your minimalist wardrobe? This essay is the one that will get you moving forward because this is one of the hardest things…

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Minimalist Lifestyle: Could I live off grid?

Could I really live off-grid? It has been quite some time since we have written a post but that is going to change.  This past week has given me a new perspective on MANY things but mainly to get back on track with my minimalist lifestyle and this blog. One…

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Minimalist Lifestyle: Living With Someone Who Is Not A Minimalist

Living Together Dating A Minimalist: Your shared spaces are the trickiest areas. You may feel tempted to fill these with items to make the space feel warm and inviting, but your partner may prefer empty walls. Best advice here? Compromise. Ideas include: Select just one wall for wall decorations Limit knick-knacks…

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What the world needs more of is less.

We don’t need more. What the world needs more of is LESS. Note: When I started writing this article, it was just before Christmas.  The past year seems to be a blur but I was determined to address this topic.   This is a topic I’m very passionate about and…

How To Pay Off Debt By Living Minimally and Simply

The past two years have been a little rough for our seasonal business. Thank goodness for living minimally and simply because it was easy for me to slip back into pay off debt mode.  You will always have ups and downs when you own your own business but usually the…

5 Ways To Build An Emergency Fund

We have all been advised at one time or another that it’s important to have an emergency fund. I prefer not to use the term “emergency” so I have a contingency fund that includes both cash and credit in the event I need it.  The question is why have one and how…

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A letter to my younger self. STOP SPENDING!

You know how it is – hindsight is 20/20. Of course it is! If we knew what the future would hold for us we probably would make different decisions. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. BUT I’m hoping by writing this letter to “my” younger self, it will help those just…

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Minimal Living: Spring is the perfect time of year for minimalists.

It’s hard to believe that it is already the beginning of April. I know I have not written an essay lately and I apologize but I honestly do not know where the past few months have gone!  Do you feel that way also? Seems like in a blink of an…

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Dating A Minimalist VS Dating As A Minimalist

Are you dating a minimalist and stumped? We’ve got you covered! Note: While “dating” is in the title, this post is a great place to start for any meaningful relationship you may have with someone who is a minimalist/as a minimalist. Read Denise’s essay on this exact subject:  Minimalist Living…

Minimalist Decor: Minimalism In The Home (Tiny Houses Pt. 5)

We’re overdue for a Minimalist Decor entry – let’s spend today talking about one of my absolute favorite things: Tiny Houses! Our Minimalist Decor series features a different room, posted once a month. Today we’re focusing on some very unique and fun houses: Tiny Houses! We love, Love, LOVE Tiny…

No Longer Minimalist? Fallen Off The Bandwagon

Why hello, old friends. It’s been way too long since I’ve last written. Six months – yeesh. I have a confession to make – I haven’t been feeling very minimalist lately. I’ve unfortunately fallen back into old habits of splurging and purchasing, slowly filling up the empty rooms in my…