Tagged minimalism

Stowing Papers

Ironically, organization becomes a bigger deal when you live in a small space, even though you have less things to organize. It was a great paper pileup, a wad of receipts, and essential documents mixing it up at the bottom of my backpack. They had to go somewhere, but they couldn’t stay or else I…

Tiny House vs Boat

Considering going minimalist? Tiny homes, RV’s and even converted buses are becoming more mainstream alternatives to conventional houses and apartments. However there are unseen pitfalls to these trends and to life on wheels. First off, you need a place to go, there’s no such thing as free dirt after all. Unless you own land, you…

So You Want to Go Solar?

I was recently talking with a coworker about solar power. He had been telling me for a while about his plans to save up for an RV to convert and run with solar power. The first time he brought it up, he was super excited because he just ordered himself a few groovy panels that…

55 Little Reasons to Become a Minimalist

There are tons of benefits to living minimally, here are just a few reasons to get you started 1. For a sigh of relief Stress starts to melt away when you have less to worry about, when you leave what worries you behind you never take that deep breath of relief for granted again. 2.…