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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…

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Minimalist Lifestyle and Self Employment = Match Made In Heaven

As I’ve written many times, I am beyond blessed that I am self-employed and grateful for the life I live.  But if I were to do it again I would probably start  my minimalist journey before self-employment.  It would have made life so much simpler.  Every decision I make each…

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“I’m Tired Of Being A Minimalist…”

Do you find yourself growing tired of, bored of, or frustrated with being a minimalist? This is normal; in fact I’ve been there myself. Just last week I posted an article on the 7 Stages of Minimalists, and one of the stages was “Avoidance.” There’s a reason for this. The…

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Minimalist Living Bathroom

Every day, I take 15 minutes mid-day to reflect on the morning and to get ready creatively for the afternoon.  Knowing today was a day I had planned to write an essay for this blog on minimalist living, I felt my mind wandering during my 15 minute contemplation.  First I…

Minimalist Lifestyle Decorating Your Home

There are many reasons those of us who live a minimalist lifestyle choose to do so.   If you have been a follower of our site, you know that I (Denise) live in the country, that I am self-employed, and run everything from our farm.  The reason I chose to live…

Minimalism: Cleaning Your Life

There’s still plenty left for me to do in my home to prepare for my new life in minimalism. I still have the hardest rooms left to tackle, my bedroom included. The rooms that carry the most memories and items. But during this process came another one, the process of…