Minimalism is a popular and sweeping movement amongst those who want to live a more intentional life, free from unnecessary clutter and distraction. Minimalism enables you to focus on what’s important to you in life and let the rest go. Unfortunately, there are many myths and misconceptions about Minimalism which put people off. Check out this post to learn some of the myths about Minimalism and what you need to know instead!
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Summer is a great time to think about simplifying your home. The weather is better so we can use our outdoor space more, do jobs around the home that are more difficult or unpleasant when it’s raining and, of course, many of us have the added excitement of the kids being off school so there are more toys, clutter and chaos! Here are 20 ways you can simplify your home this summer and some decluttering projects and tips which are designed for warmer days!
Living a minimalist life means that you’re focusing on the things that really matter most to you. I think all of us can benefit from re-evaluating our priorities to stop us being distracted by unnecessary clutter that takes up our valuable time, energy and essentially our freedom. But, I think that out of all the groups of people who can benefit from making lifestyle changes that help us pour the best of ourselves into those priorities, its mothers that have the most to gain. Check out this post on Minimalism and motherhood and 7 ways Minimalism makes me a better mother.
Minimalism has changed my life for the better in so many ways. In this post I’ve picked just 3 reasons to be Minimalist, for which I’m grateful each and every day. If you’re new to Minimalism, struggling to get started or just want a reminder of how Minimalism can improve your life, then read on. Here are some daily reminders to inspire a more intentional lifestyle and 3 reasons to be Minimalist.
Welcome to Spring, if the weather allows! The flower buds are beginning to come out in the garden and we’re heading out of the cold, dark winter into brighter days. Spring is in the air so it’s time to shake off the Winter blues and give our home and life a little spring clean! Check out this post for things to do in March to simplify your life!
Intentional living is about identifying your values and what’s important to you in life and finding ways to prioritise and honour them every day. This article is an introduction to intentional living where we’ll explore why intentional living matters and some practical tips to help you get started when you’re ready.
Minimalists don’t like clutter and only keep what they love, need or adds value. So, what do you do when someone you love very generously gives you a gift? Do you stress about whether it’s going to add clutter, secretly plot to get rid of the gift later or do you stress about how to say ‘no thanks’ without offending them? To help you work out some easy (and kind) ways to manage the generosity of your loved ones, check out my quick guide to accepting gifts as a Minimalist.
Sitting down to look at your bank balance and where your money goes each month might not sound very exciting but it’s vital if we want to manage our money, build up savings and stay out of debt. Simplifying your finances will make it so much easier, simpler and quicker to manage your money, pay your bills and avoid the build up of paperwork. Here’s a very simple, step-by-step guide to simplifying your finances.
For those who aspire to a simpler, clutter-free and minimalist lifestyle but still love to hit the shops every now and then, here’s a helpful little guide to Minimalism and shopping and 18 ways to shop with intention.