From Stuff to Less Stuff

I have too much stuff. Most people in America do. In fact, the poorer people are, the more stuff they seem to have. It boggles my mind when I drive around and see homes with a front yard full of old cars. For me at my home, I have too many books. I have made […]

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Stuff and Having kids

The hardest part of simplifying a life and reducing the amount of stuff we own is having children. We are taught to buy them stuff before they are even born, television teaches them to want things. The media make us think that we are poor parents if we do not buy our children things. Kids […]

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The Burden of Stuff

Why do we own so much stuff? Like most of you, I purge items that I own and for a time feel good, but overtime stuff piles up and begins to make me feel overwhelmed? Why is it? Most of us are taught at a young age to buy stuff. Even the American government encourages […]

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