The Joy of Less A Minimalist Living Guide: How to Declutter Organize and Simplify Your Life Download ✓ PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB

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Thearted guide to minimalist living Part One provides an inspirational pep talk on the joys and rewards of paring down Part Two presents the STREAMLINE method ten easy steps to rid your house of clutter Part Three goes room by room outlining specific ways to t. Full disclosure I'm not an aspiring minimalist I read this to get inspired to reorganize some areas of our homeThe basic strategies for reducing the amount of stuff you have are solid but overall I found the philosophy too aggressive and the author's tone annoying and overly chirpy So many exclamation points It's very self helpy too Minimalism happiness Less stuff joy I know it feels great to rid yourself of clutter but something about her presentation felt shallow to me like the minimalist title you bestow upon yourself is the emphasis Maintaining minimalism is your happiness over all else For example she mentions that if you have a friend that gives you a lot of handmade items as gifts you should express your gratitude but don't overdo the enthusiasm or you'll likely end up with art in the future Yes putting your minimalist philosophy over friendship That sounds like a sure way to happinessI don't know I could pick nits all day but this just wasn't for me I suspect

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The Joy of Less A Minimalist Living Guide How to Declutter Organize and Simplify Your LifeAckle each one Part Four helps you trim your to do list and free up your time and explains how saving space in your closets can save the planet Ready to sweep away the clutter Just open this book and you'll be on your way to a simpler streamlined and serene li. After reading and enjoying Marie Kondo's 'The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up' and Tolstoy's writings on living simply and consciously I was inspired to get rid of most of my possessions and only keep things I truly need This book has inspired me to continue on a minimalist path and I have seen an incredible change in my life particularly in having so much time to spend seeing family working on my painting and getting out in nature I was particularly blown away by Francine Jay's final thoughts on how the simple decluttering of one's possessions can free ourselves but also our fellow humans and the Earth's resources

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The Joy of Less, A Minimalist Living Guide: How to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify Your Life Download ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Having less stuff is the key to happiness Do you ever feel overwhelmed instead of overjoyed by all your possessiHaving less stuff is the key to happiness Do you ever feel overwhelmed instead of overjoyed by all your possessions Do you secretly wish a gale force wind would blow the clutter from your home If so it's time to simplify your life The Joy of Less is a fun ligh. This was a great reminder of a lot of things I already knew but it also helped me gain a new philosophy about owning things It renewed my motivation to organize and reduce but it also helped me take it to a new level such as helping me feel less guilty about getting rid of things I might need someday or increasing the value of empty space She mentioned several times the freedom one felt in college when possessions were few and focus was on doing rather than on owning Yet she encourages us to value and enjoy our limited treasures by putting them on display; to take joy in our hobbies; to make space for our friends and family both in our lives and in our homes you can't play a board game on a cluttered table I am resolved to think much carefully about purchasing new things and to buy in smaller amounts; to travel with less luggage; to be generous; to tread lightly in life I highly recommend this book especially in our consumer oriented world