Should a minimalist own an air fryer?

I’m a minimalist. And as a general rule, I avoid appliances unless an item helps me enough that it essentially EARNS the right to take my time, and occupy space in my home. The appliances I keep need to help me live my life the way I want to live or make my life easier…

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55 Item Year-Round Wardrobe

As a minimalist, how many articles of clothing should I have? There is no perfect answer to this question. We all live different lives, have different needs, live in different climates, and therefore will have to have different wardrobes. But people have asked me to share my wardrobe, so have pulled out all of my…

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Creating a home that is stupid-easy to maintain

I’m not the tidiest person. Actually, I was quite the opposite for MANY years. I was a mess. The house was a mess. I remember being so proud of myself when I kept the dishes done for a week. It was a huge deal for me. Because I loathed any type of “chore.” Hate Hate…

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3 Ways I Learned to Enjoy Life More

How do we enjoy everyday life? How do we become more present in this life so we CAN enjoy it? Being present is one of the reasons why I wanted to embrace minimalism, but it certainly hasn’t been easy for me. I’m one of those people that likes to be busy, I like to be…

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When a Minimalist is Messy

When I record a video or take pictures of my home, I make sure that the house is tidy. When I share my home in any way, of course, I pick it up first so it’s pretty. But just because I tidy up and it’s nice in my video or on Instagram, doesn’t mean that…

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How to complain less and appreciate more

How to complain less and appreciate more

Unless you are someone who is really introspective, most of us don’t pay attention to whether we are constantly complaining or expressing appreciation. We don’t notice what we say and what we think about, because we’re used to the way we are and it seems normal. We can focus on the negatives in life and…

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