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24

Feb

6 fascinating people who own almost nothingThese people have rejected the stuff-cluttered life for something more meaningful.

6 fascinating people who own almost nothing
These people have rejected the stuff-cluttered life for something more meaningful.

08

Jan

The ‘100 Thing Challenge’: Less means more joyA San Diego man whittled down the number of things he owned down to fewer than 100 items for a year — and discovered that less stuff can mean more joy.

The ‘100 Thing Challenge’: Less means more joy
A San Diego man whittled down the number of things he owned down to fewer than 100 items for a year — and discovered that less stuff can mean more joy.

10

Nov

Why we need to live with less 
Americans have more stuff and more space for that stuff than ever before. Is it possible to scale back? 

30

Oct

What’s intentional poverty, and why are so many people choosing it?Opting out of the economy is one way to avoid its ups and downs. Some Americans are doing just that.

What’s intentional poverty, and why are so many people choosing it?
Opting out of the economy is one way to avoid its ups and downs. Some Americans are doing just that.

01

Aug

Why mini-apartments are hugeThe trend that started with a few hardcore environmentalists has spread to urban hipsters who are gleefully ditching their stuff.

Why mini-apartments are huge
The trend that started with a few hardcore environmentalists has spread to urban hipsters who are gleefully ditching their stuff.

17

Apr

Andrew Hyde has started three companies, circumnavigated the globe and written an incredibly successful book about travel. He is a self-professed vagabond and minimalist, and as of this time last year, the owner of a mere 15 material possessions.6 fascinating people who own almost nothing

Andrew Hyde has started three companies, circumnavigated the globe and written an incredibly successful book about travel. He is a self-professed vagabond and minimalist, and as of this time last year, the owner of a mere 15 material possessions.
6 fascinating people who own almost nothing

04

Mar


 6 fascinating people who own almost nothing  



These people have rejected the stuff-cluttered life for something more meaningful.
These people have rejected the stuff-cluttered life for something more meaningful.

05

Feb


 ‘The Minimalists’ share their journey to a simpler life



Ryan Nicodemus discusses how and why he and Joshua Fields Millburn left successful careers, ditched most of their stuff, and set up shop in a Montana cabin.
Ryan Nicodemus discusses how and why he and Joshua Fields Millburn left successful careers, ditched most of their stuff, and set up shop in a Montana cabin.