I love clothes. Many people think that when you become a minimalist, the appeal of a nice outfit goes away, but it doesn’t. The only difference between pre-minimalist me and post-minimalist me is that I just wear pieces I already own over and over again. Repeated outfits? Who would dare walk out the house with… Continue reading My Favorite Pieces From My Minimalist Wardrobe.
When we intentionally create space in our lives, we can intentionally decide what to fill it with.Cait Flanders There’s this universal secret we hear all the time, but never really apply. This secret just sits there, ready to be used, ready to elevate your life and transform your reality. Legendary leaders preach this and old… Continue reading The Power of Intentional Living.
It’s time to say goodbye to our friend August. August was an especially busy month for me, but I made sure to take note of the things that brought me joy. Before we welcome in September, I want to share my monthly obsessions for the month of August with you! French press I’ve always admired… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: August.
One thing minimalism frees you of is the obligation to buy certain things society says that you need but really don’t. When I began my journey a few years ago, I took notice of the things I bought on autopilot. After evaluating these purchases, I realized I could have less of a particular item or,… Continue reading 17 Things I No Longer Buy as a Minimalist.
We all know the feeling of buying something new — we see an item that we want and impulsively purchase it without a second thought and it feels really good… until the excitement fades and we’re left with something that takes up space in the back of our closets. Being a self-proclaimed minimalist, I still… Continue reading 5 Questions to Ask Before Your Next Purchase.
When it comes to minimalism, simplicity and intentionality in all areas of life is the goal. When cleaning, eating, or deciding which hobbies to engage in, the idea is to make the experience meaningful and free of stress. Self-care is an area that I’ve had trouble keeping up with. Lighting candles and setting up a… Continue reading Minimalist Self-Care Habits.
The minimalism world is vast — containing a lot of different perspectives and insights from a variety of different experiences. Although the central meaning of minimalism — to live a more meaningful life —- remains the central purpose of the philosophy, there are many different reasons individuals decide to go minimal. Throughout my journey, I’ve… Continue reading The Different Types of Minimalists.
At the start of the new year, I was inspired by The Personal Philosophy Project to do a “No Buy Year”. I felt that this challenge would be perfect to keep me on my toes during my minimalism journey since inspiration was beginning to get a little stale for me. (If you’re new to this… Continue reading No Buy Year (update)
Being intentional is one of the most important things when it comes to living a simple and minimal lifestyle. Living intentionally in all areas of your life serves your well-being in ways that are hard to come by. Some of my favorite youtubers promote intentional living and I want to share those channels with you!… Continue reading Youtube Channels That Promote Intentional Living.
I’ve been a self proclaimed minimalist for a few months now, and there are some things I’ve discovered that the many articles, videos, and books I’ve researched have failed to inform me on. So for all you prospective and upcoming minimalists, I’ve created a list of things no one told me about minimalism. The impulse… Continue reading What No One Told Me About Minimalism.