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Minimalism

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All You Need: 14 Eco-Friendly Minimalist Toiletries

Life After Minimalism? 5 Thoughts After 5 Years of Being a Minimalist

What’s in my Bag? Minimalism in Practice

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best 3 books | minimalism

Soulful Simplicity | The Joy of Less | The More of Less

best courses

Dress with Less and Create Your Capsule Wardrobe | The Art of Less Doing

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FatLama – borrow or lend your stuff instead of buying/just storing or throwing away (US & UK)

5 rules for decluttering toys by a minimalist mom

Minimalism with kids and why I can’t imagine it any other wayIt’s more than seven years since I’m a minimalist. Today I have no problem parting with things. Most categories of items at my home are well decluttered, organized, put on their places and revised from time to time. And yes, I’ve written most categories. …

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Use minimalism to optimize your daily schedule

I’m sure that most of you associate minimalism with clean, tidy and a bit empty interiors or with decluttering. But be aware that minimalism is a fantastic and powerful tool that can be used not only to manage our physical possessions. You can benefit from using minimalism in such areas as work life, life goals, …

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17 non-clutter gifts ideas for adults and kids (a list by a minimalist)

Before you buy traditional gifts such as random clothes, funny pajamas, accessories, decoration and other items, consider deciding this year for non-clutter gifts and letting people who you care about enjoy this small portion of benefits of a minimalist lifestyle. Table of contents ADULTS Self-development & education Quality/adventure time Starting a minimalist lifestyle Consumables Free/DIY gifts …

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Becoming minimalist and practicing minimalism – a simple experiment to start

I’ve been writing about the minimalist lifestyle for a few years already, getting comments and messages from readers. Some people ask how to start the journey of becoming minimalist. Others ask, what and how to do when you are already on this path, to feel even better. In this article, I’ll try to answer those questions. …

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How to declutter if you have a full-time job or are a parent?

Scanning through minimalists’ groups on Facebook, I often see the question: How to declutter my home if I have a 9 to 5 job? How to start the minimalist journey if I’m a full-time mom? Below is my simple answer and little guidance, how to declutter if you have a full-time job. Firstly, be aware that …

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What’s in my bag? – minimalism in practice

After writing down my thoughts on the subject of minimalism, after bringing up some theory and rules, it’s time for more examples. What I’ve worked out by my about five-year experience with minimalism? Today’s subject is woman’s bag’s content. I’ll show you what’s in my bag on an average day and explain to you why …

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List of Best Minimalist Blogs and Resources to Inspire Life Changes In 2018

Best Minimalist Blogs and Resources to Inspire Life Changes In 2019

Below I present the full list of simple living and minimalist blogs and resources such as books, courses, videos, podcasts etc. on the Internet. Many of them are websites to which I keep coming back for years. But it’s not my personal list. There are also places new to me, recommended by friends from minimalist FB …

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What Do I Have in My Minimalist Kitchen (With Photos)

What Do I Have in My Minimalist Kitchen? (with photos)

There are different conceptions of how a home of a minimalist looks like. Some people visualize almost empty rooms, a few pieces of furniture and just one item laid on every shelf. Other people say they have ten pyjamas for every member of their family and also call themselves minimalists. Other may visualize always tidy rooms, …

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Famous books on simplicity that will change your lifestyle

Give a good, powerful life change to yourself or someone you care about. Simplicity and minimalism are good ideas to start the journey of self-development and self-discovery. Below I share famous books on simplicity by best-selling authors of various backgrounds and living different lifestyles, so everyone will find here something for them. Learn how to …

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The Art of Less Doing by Ari Meisel – the course’s review and results

I’ve put the phrase free your time in this blog’s tagline. It’s time to give you a significant bunch of information on this topic. Let’s talk about guidelines included in The Art Of Less Doing, Ari Meisel’s course and in which way they are really changing my life now. The Art of Less Doing Ari Meisel course …

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More Ideas How to Live Simpler – Slower, Healthier and More Eco-Friendly

Slow life, simple life, minimalism, healthy lifestyle, coming back to nature, environmental friendliness – they all lead step by step to a life in which you can be more free, healthy, less stressed, less harmful for the Earth and save more money (or save time which you sell for the money which you won’t need). …

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Simple and Eco Laundry – Which Solution I Choose after Years of Experiments

Simplifying our lives, inviting fewer and fewer toxins to our homes and bodies, giving the rest to the Earth and as a byproduct, saving some money – let it be goals of this text, this blog and maybe our lives too. Today I’ll gather here my tips for a simple and eco laundry. So since …

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The last edition of A Simple Year course

The registration for the course is already closed. You can check other Courtney’s courses: Dress With Less and Create Your Capsule Wardrobe How To Create A Microbusiness That Matters If you want to simplify meal planning check these recipes, meal plans, and knowledge resources: Healthy Meal Planning Bundle I recommend you also Ari Meisel’s course …

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One More Argument That We Value Experiences More Than Things

Imagine how many gifts kids that you know could get last Christmas. Think of your kids, kids of your extended family, friends or neighbors. Let say a kid got 17 gifts and many of them were expected and waited for, so they should be enjoyed. Now let’s imagine this Christmas the kid gets 2 gifts. Or one, …

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Experiments You Can Do to Simplify Your Life

Simplifying life requires experimenting with our lifestyle. With the big things, big ideas but also with trivial, everyday tasks. If our goal on the simple living path is regaining resources: time, energy, attention, space and money, the way to develop in this direction is to question everything, every action, every habit, every addiction. To live …

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