Working on my version of minimalism

It seems the harder I try to live a life of minimalism, the harder it becomes. It’s as though the Universe knows of my plans and is doing everything in its power to thwart my efforts. First, our Internet cable provider tried to raise our rates. We signed up with Antietam Cable one year ago. … Continue reading “Working on my version of minimalism”

The Minimalists’ opinion of Marie Kondo

I’ve been interested in Minimalism. I’ve been reading and listening to content about minimalism. The very first book I read on the subject was Marie Kondo’s book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Marie Kondo is a Japanese organizational consultant. I learned a lot from her book. I learned better ways of organizing the things … Continue reading “The Minimalists’ opinion of Marie Kondo”

Minimalism in a world of consumerism

I’ve recently begun listening to The Minimalists podcast. It’s hosted by Ryan Nicodemus and Joshua Fields Millburn. Minimalism, in general, is about finding the things that are important in your life and getting rid of the things that aren’t. Minimalism embraces the philosophy of less is more. Happiness isn’t derived by how many physical possessions … Continue reading “Minimalism in a world of consumerism”