Where Minimalism Started for Me: Decluttering the Mental Stuff

I stopped drinking years ago. I stopped shopping this year. And now I am dealing with all of the mental clutter without a vice. Situations that happened when I was a small child are bubbling up. Traumatic events are bubbling up. Old pains, old loves, and old shit is bubbling up. Some nights I wake … Continue reading Where Minimalism Started for Me: Decluttering the Mental Stuff

Book Review: The Joy of Less by Francine Jay

The Joy of Less by Francine Jay was an excellent book on minimalism, decluttering, organizing, and simplifying. The book was broken down into four parts. 1. Philosophy 2. STREAMLINE 3. Room by Room 4. Lifestyle STREAMLINE is the authors original method of looking at clutter that is applied to your space. Your space that you … Continue reading Book Review: The Joy of Less by Francine Jay

3 Tips to Make Money When Shopping for Essential Items

Despite my approved shopping list being pretty basic, we still need food, household essentials, and sometimes replace things that break. Since I am shopping less, each purchase seems to come with a great burden to find the best. The best product at the best deal and get the most cash back. Enter my 3 tips … Continue reading 3 Tips to Make Money When Shopping for Essential Items