Once you start to see the benefits of minimalism, you may start to wonder how many aspects of your life you can simplify.
It doesn’t have to just be about your physical possessions, after all. A lot of people find value in being intentional about countless other aspects of their lives.
You might decide to clean up your diet, simplify your finances, cut your screen time or even ditch draining relationships.
This self-improvement stuff can be goddamn addictive, I’m telling you. Who knows where it might all lead you?!
But in all seriousness, as a word of caution, don’t worry too much if one route or another doesn’t feel like a good fit for you.
So you’ve downsized your home but still love your big social circle? Great, keep your schedule packed with parties!
You’ve cut down on exhausting trips abroad but get a real kick out of Instagram? Fine, don’t ditch your smart phone!
You’ll know in your heart what fires you up and what weighs you down.
Minimalism isn’t a ‘collect them all’ set of achievements. Make it work for you, or it’ll just seem like more work for you.
There are many routes to simplicity and there will be one out there which is just right for you. If you don’t know which route to take, just try to picture what you want to make room in your life for, and that should help to guide you.
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