Minimalism Archive

  • Minimalist Storefronts

    Tweet   We all know about minimalism in general, especially for houses, but from my trip to Asia, here are some more interesting ways to be minimalist, even in your business. If you have a bike, you have a storefront.     This woman is […]

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  • Trying to better understand my motivations for why I do what I do, and why I buy what I buy

    Trying to better understand my motivations for why I do what I do, and why I buy what I buy

    Tweet Note: This post is a mental exercise for myself, rather than giving tips or giving any kind of specific enlightening “ah hah” moments, if there ever were any to begin with! Let me put it out there: I don’tĀ feel frugal, so it always gives […]

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  • Walking around without a purse

    Tweet   The other day I went out with just a jacket, jeans, my minimalist silver ID wallet and my iPod Touch. See below: Nothing else. I cannot tell you how many times people stopped me in the stores I was browsing in (mostly clothing […]

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  • Life is more fun when you are challenged

    Life is more fun when you are challenged

    Tweet Life is way more interesting if you are challenged at every turn, even sinking down to the very bottom depths of despair, than if everything were to come too easily to you. I certainly didn’t believe this when I was younger. I didn’t like […]

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  • The Possibles, Impossibles and Not Possibles of Life

    The Possibles, Impossibles and Not Possibles of Life

    Tweet Have you ever once said “That’s impossible!” in your life? I have. Many times, and I even do it to this day, still not having learned from my mistakes (although I’m getting better). It is always amazing to me that I can still utter […]

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