Embracing Minimalism Begins With Changing Your Focus

Decluttering each area of the house is important, but if you have decided to embrace minimalism, it takes more than just dropping bags of donations off at the local charity. Embracing minimalism begins when you change your focus, your thought process and what you view as priority in your life. Decluttering can temporarily alleviate stress,…

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What is Minimalism?

My favorite summary of minimalism is Joshua Becker’s quote: “Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of everything that distracts us from it.” That is the main philosophy of minimalism. “Minimalism is a tool that can assist you in finding freedom. Freedom from fear. Freedom from worry. Freedom from…

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Minimalism Isn’t A Magic Pill

  It’s been a rough season for me. Most of life is filled with good days and bad days; the good days are nice- I want to get outside, I play with the kids, I read books and laugh at my husband’s jokes. But most often over the last couple months it’s been bad days, and they’re really bad. I found myself angry and overwhelmed, the…

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5 Signs That You Should Embrace Minimalism

Guest post from Oskar Nowik, author of Growthzer.com. The minimalism movement is growing in popularity while more and more people seek for a way out of the world of oppressive excess. If you’re asking yourself whether you should become a minimalist, this article will show you a few signs that will help you make the right decision.…

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