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Want To Be Happy? Be Grateful.

There is quite a lot going on right now in the world.  Even if you are like me and try not to let the disturbing news affect you, some days it can be tough. I try to keep updated with a general overview of world events but other days, I…

Living Simply In A Chaotic World

This week’s post from me may feel like it’s all over the place. That’s because I’m feeling all over the place lately.  I never in a million years expected what we as a society are experiencing right now and to be honest, it’s a bit scary. At least it’s scary…

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How To Live Minimally – You Are Not Your Stuff

Are you working to clear your living space room by room but finding it difficult to part with the some items?  We want to tell you that you are not the only one that has experienced this difficulty. Many times I still have this exact conversation with myself when I…

How to minimize your mailbox.

Whew! When I opened my mailbox Tuesday after the holiday, I was literally stunned by the amount of crap in there and the fact that there were zero bills.  Why? Because most of my bills are sent electronically to me.  There are two that I do receive hard copies of…

MIS Kindness Experiment – Get A Free Copy of the 30 Day Challenge Book

We’re giving away a few free copies of the MIS 30 Day Challenge book (the actual printed book), but there’s a catch. The winners of the books do not get to keep them, instead we’re conducting an experiment. We want to help as many people as possible, and we know…

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Do You REALLY Need To Have It All? How To Reach Your Goals.

Lately, I’ve been going through a new phase in my life that will take my minimalist lifestyle to another level.  I’m excited by this new phase as I continue to map out my the life the way I want to live it. The two biggest areas that will be changing…

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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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3 Work From Home Businesses That Support A Minimalist Lifestyle

Want to be self-employed while living a minimalist lifestyle but not sure where to start? We get it because we’ve been there and know that it is not easy especially when you first begin. I personally own two businesses – one traditional and one 100% online that I am able…

[Video] Quick Introduction from Denise!

A quick introduction from the mother of the duo behind Minimalism Is Simple: Denise Sanger. In this video I take a moment to introduce myself as well as address a few question, including: What is minimalism to me? What have I been able to achieve since embracing minimalism? How has…

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Living Simply Equals Living Happy

Living Simply Equals Living Happy Everyone has probably heard the song “Happy” this year and it’s probably one of my all time favorite songs.  I heard it the other day as I was heading to the gym and it hit me – I’m happy.  What a wonderful feeling that was…