Susie Thompson

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Why Minimalism Was The Answer To My Anxiety

As one of the most common mental health issues in the world today, anxiety is being called "the plague of our generation." Personally, I've had it …

Minimalism

The Psychology of the Curated Closet

It was only recently that I completed Anuschka Rees’ The Curated Closet. And honestly, come to think of it, I have no idea how that particular Amazon …

Is Minimalism The Lifestyle Of The Future?

<b>The other day, as I walked home, I passed a closed down Blockbusters store. It was big - a building that must have once housed hundreds of thousands</b> …

The big blessings of living small

More than one person has said this to us since we bought our small-ish condo four years ago: “You could get a bigger house if you moved inland.”Five …

Living Rooms

12 Things Minimalists Wish You’d Stop Spending Money On

Owning more stuff than you can use doesn't just waste money, it fosters procrastination and increases feelings of anxiety. Break the cycle with these …

How to Downsize 101 - Smallish

I’m so excited to share a follow-up post by my mother-in-law. Jane is qualified to teach “How to Downsize 101” because she and her her husband George …

When Too Much Stuff Gets in the Way of All the Good Stuff

<b>“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” ~Socrates</b><p>When Hans and I relocated …

10 Super-Smart Downsizing Tips From Our Readers

We've written a lot about downsizing over the years, sharing tips from experts and house tours, but sometimes the best ideas actually come from you, …

The 12 things minimalism gives you, from a new book that makes me think differently about everything I own

How good is that?<p>It's from "The More of Less," by Joshua Becker, a book that helps get your mind right and back focused on finding your MORE out of life by saying no/less to everything else that doesn't match our priorities. Namely, our stuff.<p>And if you're fan of Joshua's popular blog, …

8 Secrets of People Who Don’t Have Clutter

Your old stand-mixer. Your kid’s broken recorder. That box of candles you’ve been meaning to regift. Despite your best intentions, clutter has a way …