This may not be Disney, but I guess this is me getting back to the tradition of using movies for my images. So…You vs. the World. Well, when put like that, it sounds pretty daunting, doesn’t it? On the bright side, it doesn’t have to be. We’re all faced with this conflict in one way or […]
I got this charming little image from The Grubworm as a way of introducing my next topic. Moderation in Minimalism is a subject that is very important to me, and one that I believe a lot of us know already when it comes to Simple Living – however, it’s definitely something that is often forgotten by […]
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Every minimalist blog needs one post like this, right? That, in and of itself, should tell you that there is no firm, one-off definition that is used universally. In a general sense, minimalism could be defined as “Choosing to include in your life only those things that we value most, and removing everything that distracts […]
Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo (a Tibetan Buddhist Nun) once said, “One of the advantages of being born in an affluent society is that if one has any intelligence at all, one will realize that having more and more won’t solve the problem, and happiness does not lie in possessions, or even relationships: The answer lies within ourselves. […]
Henry Thoreau (the famous American author, poet, philosopher, and more) wrote a book with MANY minimalist themes in it. This book was Walden, and one of the great quotes from within it is, “It is desirable that a man […] live in all respects so compactly and preparedly that, if an enemy take the town, […]
The fear of “missing out” is something that govern’s a lot of people’s choices, and how they spend their time. This fear has been doing that for a long time, but it has possibly never been more ever-present than now. It is a principle that advertisers prey upon ruthlessly. You don’t want to miss out […]
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