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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…

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Make The Holidays About Memories Not Things

As I’m sitting in my office writing this week’s post, it dawned on me we are fast approaching the holidays.  We are only about two weeks away from Halloween!  Where in the world did this year go? Seems we just celebrated Christmas and New Years Eve and here we go…

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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…

10 for 10 Minimalist Living Challenge: Healthy Family Lifestyle

We hope you are enjoying our 10 for 10 Minimalist Living Challenges.  I know I am!  Keeps me in check. Today we bring to you a challenge just a bit different.  One of the BEST side effects of living minimally has been that my health has improved tremendously.  I’ve always…

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Minimalist Lifestyle And Parenting = A Match Made In Heaven

Whenever I go to sit down and write about minimalism and raising kids, I’m quickly taken back to my own childhood.  We did not have a lot but we didn’t KNOW we didn’t have a lot. Things were much simpler then.  Mom stayed home with us and dad went to…

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Living Minimally With Kids

One of the most common questions we get on our blog and in our Facebook community is how to live minimally when you have children.  Yes, this could be a tough one if you already have kids when you begin your minimalist journey.  If you haven’t had kids yet, it’s…

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Minimalism With A Large Family

Minimalism With A Large Family When you have a large family you have all the stuff that comes with it. Many large families are now turning to minimalism to help get their family and stuff under control. What can you do when each member of your household has their own…

What Are You Thankful For?

With Thanksgiving around the corner, thankfulness has become a common trend on many blogs/social media outlets/etc.  It’s that time of the year where everyone stops focusing on the negative and start to focus on all the amazing things they have going on in their day to day lives. But, there…

Minimalism and the Season of Excess

This year seems to be literally flying by and it got me to thinking today that the holidays are upon us first with Thanksgiving then with Christmas and New Year’s.  I no longer think of this time of year as the holidays – I think of it as the season…