Real Life Minimalists: Neens Bea

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This week we have a lovely story from Neens Bea, who reminds us how a minimalist lifestyle leaves us free to embrace opportunities as they arise. Please visit her […]

Real Life Minimalists: Mary Milanowski

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Today, Mary Milanowski from Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, shares how a vacation condo inspired her to pare down her possessions and pursue a simpler lifestyle.

Mary writes:

Mary

For as long as […]

Real Life Minimalists: Daisy Chain

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This week, I’m happy to feature Daisy Chain. She shares with us both the inspiration behind her minimalist journey, and the steps she’s taken to simplify her life.

Daisy Chain […]

Real Life Minimalists: Pierre

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Today we hear from Pierre, who details the life changes that started him down a minimalist path, and the joy he’s found in paring down.

Pierre writes:

I have been considering […]

Real Life Minimalists: Elizabeth

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This week, Elizabeth tells us how moving to Thailand, starting a microbusiness, and living a simple life has helped her family maximize their time together. To read more of […]

Real Life Minimalists: Sacha

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Today, Sacha reminds us that even if you don’t consider yourself a “minimalist,” paring down and simplifying your life can bring much peace and happiness.

Sacha writes:

I have never been […]

Real Life Minimalists: Marianne

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This week, we have a wonderful contribution from Marianne, who tells us how decluttering her stuff has brought her more happiness than owning it.

Marianne writes:

Marianne and her mom

I […]

Real Life Minimalists: Maureen

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Today, Maureen shares with us a very interesting story of how she came to live in her van. I’ve always been fascinated with such alternative (and minimalist) living arrangements; […]

Real Life Minimalists: Jared Brock

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This week we have an inspiring story from Jared Brock, the author of A Year of Living Prayerfully (a humorous travel memoir about prayer). He tells us how minimalism […]

Real Life Minimalists: Dominique

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Today, I’m pleased to feature Dominique, who shares with us this touching tribute to her minimalist father. Please visit her blog to read more about her journey to simplicity.

Dominique […]