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My favorite books about minimalism (and other resources)

I love to learn about things that I’m passionate about, and of course, that includes simple living and minimalism. Podcasts and audiobooks are always my goto minimalist resources because I can listen while I’m doing dishes or driving. But I also love youtube channels to watch while I’m folding laundry and books to read in whatever quiet moments I can find. So I’ve made a list of some of my favorites books, podcasts, and youtube channels about minimalism.

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Ten Benefits of a Minimalist Home | How Minimalism Blessed My Family

Having a minimalist home has had lasting benefits in our family. It is easily the best thing we’ve done for our family. The only thing I wish I had done differently with minimalism would be to start sooner.

I’ve identified ten ways that having a minimalist home has improved our every-day lives. Some of these benefits are more external in nature – ways that our days run smoother. The rest are more internal – ways that we feel better from the inside out.

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How I use my planner for a better-than-gratitude practice

I’ve always wanted to have two habits: consistently use a planner and establish a gratitude practice. Neither has come easy to me, even though I love all things to do with planners and journals.

I love looking at them, picking out the one with the best features, and picking out a pen to use with them.

I even love filling them in with all the things I need and want to do.

For about a week. And then they sit on my shelf or nightstand or in my purse and collect dust. Sometimes for years.

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