Differences Between United States and New Zealand

There are many things that are very different in New Zealand over the U.S. Such as driving on the opposite side of the car, and road. Other little things: I knew the power outlets would look different, slanted in a V shape, what I didn’t know is that you have…

Aly’s Trip To New Zealand – Pre-New Zealand

Last year I was lucky enough to have the experience to travel to New Zealand. I spent two weeks overseas, exploring the city of Auckland. Before I had even ventured into my new life of minimalism, I had already begun the practice during this trip. For two weeks I lived…

Minimalism Isn’t Just For Unattached People

Contrary to what you may believe or have heard, a life of minimalism isn’t just for those who are unattached. Often times when you hear about minimalism you think of the unattached person with less than a hundred belongings traveling the world. A nomad. Although for some choosing a life…

Minimalist Blog: Introduction

Welcome – To those who just “stumbled” onto this page, or for those who targeted and landed where they had planned, We bid you “Hello.” Minimalism Is Simple (or MIS) is a blog started by a mother-daughter team. You can read more about us in the “About Us” page above….