Meaningful Relationships: Intentional Friendship

One of the values that I really enjoy about minimalism is its emphasis on intentional and meaningful relationships. Just as a one simplifies material possessions in pursuit of a less cluttered and more fulfilling life, it is equally important to pursue and maintain friendships that lend to your development as a person. These friendship require…

On Life and Values

Value is a key component of a minimalist’s life. Marie Kondo, author of “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up”, suggests that, “The question of what you want to own, is really the question of how you want to live your life.”  In other words, our material desires speak directly to our values and our quality…