frugal living

For most people in the Western world today, seeking out some degree of happiness in life is a major life goal. For those seeking happiness, simple living is often promoted as a way to achieve happiness, or at least to achieve a level of contentment from which happiness and joyContinue Reading

stop smell flowers

Learning to live a simplified lifestyle has been a goal of many for quite a while. Doing more with less and living better with little is the whole premise behind the movement. Simple living is nothing new. Actually, it is becoming more and more popular every day. In a worldContinue Reading

personal fulfillment

Overwhelmed by consumerism and sobered by the economy, more Americans are embracing the less-is-more philosophy of “voluntary simplicity,” trading possession obsession for personal fulfillment. Allison Glock drops in on a few devoted followers and discovers that for them, enough really is enough. All Kathy Simpson wanted was a simpler life.Continue Reading