Why You Should Write Your Minimalist Manifesto

Manifesto: A declaration of intentions, opinions, objectives or motives. It is my strong opinion that everyone of us who call ourselves minimalists should have our own, unique minimalist manifesto. Here’s how to do so. Create a new document in a place where it will be highly visible and easily accessible to you. For me, this … Read more Why You Should Write Your Minimalist Manifesto

Killing the “What If I Need It Someday?” Excuse

One of the most common questions I hear when I describe minimalism or the 100 thing challenge is, “What if I need [random item] someday?” And, I admit, when I first began my own journey toward simplifying my life and possessions, that thought occurred to me about many of the things that I had accumulated … Read more Killing the “What If I Need It Someday?” Excuse