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7 Decluttering Lies Keeping You Stuck With Clutter

7 Decluttering Lies Keeping You Stuck With Clutter

Decluttering our belongings can help us to focus on what’s important. However, it’s also a challenging process that is often made more complicated by the misleading “rules” we hear on social media. In this post, I explain seven common decluttering lies that can keep...

8 Minimalist Tips On How To Live With Less

8 Minimalist Tips On How To Live With Less

When we live in a culture that’s telling us to “buy” and trying to convince us we’d be better off with "more", it’s tough to swim against the tide. However, it is possible if we’re willing to persist and in this post I explain 8 minimalist tips for how to live with...

13 Things I Don’t Buy As A Minimalist

13 Things I Don’t Buy As A Minimalist

Since I started adopting a minimalist lifestyle, it’s helped me focus on what’s important and be more mindful of my spending habits. As a consequence, there are a lot of things I don't buy as a minimalist and far from feeling like I’m missing out, it’s actually...

How to Save Money: 20 Minimalist Tips

How to Save Money: 20 Minimalist Tips

The practice of Minimalism has great benefits, including decluttering our homes and helping us get clear about what's really important in life. However, if you've been wondering how to save money and how minimalism can help you become more money savvy, read on!How to...

What To Do After Decluttering (5 Tips)

What To Do After Decluttering (5 Tips)

A major declutter is just the first step to a clutter-free home but then you might wonder what to do after decluttering. You'll need to keep on top of clutter so that it doesn't reach the same levels as before. I realised that decluttering your home isn't a "one and...

What Friendship Means When Living A Slow Life

What Friendship Means When Living A Slow Life

Friendships have never been my strong point in life. However, when I reconnected with Minimalism and came across the concept of Slow Living, I started reflecting on past and present friendships, and what friendship means to me in the context of Slow Living.'Failed'...

Finding Joy In The Simple Things

Finding Joy In The Simple Things

When it comes to simple living, often I hear people say it's about "finding joy in the simple things in life". This can sound like a cliche to some people; however, it really is possible. For whatever reason, today was a day where I took notice of some simple things...