Minimalism Archive

  • Does Tipping Make Life More Complicated?

    Tweet I don’t know about you but personally, knowing when and how much to tip often gives me headaches. When I go to a restaurant in my own city, I know what is common and generally give 15-20% depending on the quality of the service, […]

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  • Why are You Having Trouble Letting Go of Your Stuff?

    Tweet Sometimes, when we talk about de-cluttering, and getting rid of stuff, we make it sound so easy. Just sell it, give it away, or donate it, right? Unfortunately, many of us have attachments to our stuff, and those attachments hold us back. If you […]

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  • My Bucket List

    Tweet Do you have your own bucket list? That list of things you’d love to do, experience or have in your lifetime? I’ve often heard about such lists in movies or even heard of a few friends who built one but I never did the […]

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  • Do You Believe The 10,000 Hour Rule?

    Tweet Have you ever read the book “Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell? He has been one of the more vocal voices of this rule. What is it? I do recommend that you take a look at the book (it is excellent) but the theory basically says […]

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  • Moving? A Great Excuse to Get Rid of Stuff

    Tweet My family might be moving soon. My husband has been applying for full-time professor gigs, since he’s kind of tired of the whole adjunct thing. We don’t know if he’ll get anything right away, but it’s fairly safe to say that we could move […]

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