Since embracing minimalism,
I’ve cleared out more than half
of everything in my home..
Do I miss things?
I’ve found more…
Not just more ‘things’, but more….
Minimalism isn’t just about decluttering your home…
It’s about decluttering your life.
It’s finding peace.
Going back to basics with God and uncluttering your heart so that you start to hear HIM more clearly…
And having the time to do what He desires for you…
Minimalism is about understanding what is really important…
What do I really need?
What do I really love?
It’s about understanding yourself better and embracing the wonderful person God made you to be…
Journey with me as I continue to walk out a life of simplicity.
A life that goes back to basics so that it may go forth in abundance…
Although I hid it for many, many years, it’s no longer a secret that I’ve struggled with anxiety my entire life. Now, a lot of people know. And I’ve found out I’m not alone. Frankly, this saddens me. Is this living in basic abundance?
We all know when our lives are out of balance. We can feel it in our bones and see it in our stress levels.
This past month, I’ve let myself get out of balance again. I can be
Gone are the days of $5 movie rentals. With Netflix, you can get unlimited access to a number of movies each month for just under $10. What a deal! What a steal! Or is it?
Tonight, I looked in the mirror of my soul and saw someone I didn’t expect. Boring Mom. Boring Wife. Boring Friend. Where did this mundane person come from?
Okay, I admit it. Most of my blog posts are essentially ‘fluff’. I can write and write about minimalism and how to cut back on your things, but the truth is, unless we get to the heart of the matter, not much will change.
Why do we have so much stuff? I’ve thought of a few, real, soul-searching reasons:
Does the thought of decluttering cause you stress? What if you knew the result would do just the opposite? Here are eight stress-reducing results of decluttering: