You may have seen posts about living minimally or noticed the recent flood of interior decorating photos on the internet boasting in simplicity. Maybe you’re intrigued by the lifestyle, or maybe you don’t understand the benefits and why someone would choose to live with less. Either way, learning about the pros and cons of living minimally will give you a better idea of whether or not it’s right for you — and how to change your living space if this lifestyle is for you.
One of the greatest benefits of living with less is the reduced overwhelm and increased energy. The fewer things you have to worry about taking care of and cleaning, the more time and energy you can spend on other things that matter more. You may also find that living a minimalist lifestyle uproots the comparison game because you’re less focused on keeping up with what everyone else owns and more interested in creating experiences and living a full life.
These benefits sound pretty good, don’t they? After all, who doesn’t want increased peace in their life? If you answered yes to either of those questions, it’s time to decide what kind of ground rules you’ll set