A couple of years ago, I discovered the concept of minimalism. Various people online claimed that it had improved their life so I decided to learn more about it. At first, I remember finding it quite confusing. It’s principles were so contrary to the way society had previously taught me what it meant to be happy.
How could having less make me more happy?
I realised that I had nothing to lose by trying it out and so I applied the principles to my life. I wanted to to see if minimalism could indeed make my life any better. Short answer: It did and I have never looked back since.
Minimalism was a breath of fresh air and I now apply it to many parts of my life.
But what exactly is minimalism?
What is Minimalism?
Minimalism can mean many different things to different people. Ask 100 people what it is and you’ll likely get 100 different answers.
At its core however, minimalism can mainly be described as a tool, or mindset, that can assist you in finding out what’s really important in your life and eliminating the rest. It helps you to prioritise what’s most valuable to you.Continue Reading…