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Mindful consumption – a minimalist guide to consumerism

A Minimalist’s Guide to Mindful Consumption Can you be a minimalist and still go shopping? What happens when your jeans finally wear through, knees poking out through ripped, faded denim? Can you buy a summer wardrobe? What if your computer breaks? Do you use a car? Do books count? Do digital downloads count? How can… Read More Mindful consumption – a minimalist guide to consumerism

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I haven’t been shopping…minimalism a few years in

I remember when I discovered Leo Babauta’s Zen Habits. I remember sitting in front of the screen for hours, devouring every single word, elated to finally have found something that felt, well, just right. I bought Leo’s book, The Power of Less*. And bit by bit, I began to simplify. I still read his words… Read More I haven’t been shopping…minimalism a few years in