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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)

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. If you’re not …

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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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Gift-Giving Rules for Our Family and Friends to Limit Kids' Stuff - minimalist mom's tips for simple life with kids (1)

Gift-Giving Rules for Our Family and Friends to Limit Kids’ Stuff

Being a minimalist of years, I am well aware of all problems connected with unnecessary stuff and I try not only to manage the things we have but also control the inflow of new items. This means changing buying habits that for me involved tracking spendings, experimenting with the half year without buying (results here) and just questioning or delaying every purchase on …

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On Borrowing Again + the Fat Lama Rental Platform

Do you remember my thoughts about borrowing? Back in 2016, I described shortly the benefits of sharing our items with others from a perspective of a person living a simple life. I’ve listed what I often lend from other people. The article is here: On Borrowing – Minimalist’s View. Knowing my point of view on things …

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It Was Never in the First Place... Why Everyone Is a Minimalist - thought from Anthony Ongaro interview with Courtney Carver

It Was Never in the First Place… Why Everyone Is a Minimalist

Today I want to share with you my thoughts showing in which way everyone is a minimalist. The reflections are inspired by one sentence said by Anthony Ongaro in his interview with Courtney Carver about her newest book Soulful Simplicity. Disclosure: the article contains affiliate links for which I may get compensation. They were talking …

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Simple Eating Habits Are Exactly What You Need for Better Health, Productivity and Tidier Kitchen

Today I’m showing you one tip that has so many benefits. Implementing this strategy will hugely simplify the process of creating a meal plan for your family. Secondly, you’ll simplify your eating habits and grocery shopping. It helps also to declutter not only the kitchen but also our minds by reducing the everyday stress and …

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The List of Things You Don't Have to Do in 2018 - by a Minimalist (1)

The List of Things You Don’t Have to Do in 2019 – by a Minimalist

In the time of preparing lists of things and activities we want to commit ourselves to in the coming year, I’m encouraging you, my wise, conscious Readers, to make (and USE) a list of things you don’t have to do. To do lists are useful tools. Doing new things, doing more things is great because …

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