Three Ways To Help You Be Content In Life

November 22, 2016

If you want to learn how to be content in life, click through for three ways you can start today! Being content is the first step to living minimally!

It seems in life we are always on the hunt for the next thing. We are always wishing for something else something different than what we already have. It’s a cycle that never really brings contentment. Instead we get something we wanted and then quickly move on to wanting something else.

One of the first steps to moving towards minimalism is minimal spending. One of the first steps towards minimal spending is learning to want less and to be content with what you have. You’ll most likely never be a minimal spender if you continually want newer things. Today I want to help you work towards getting over that. Today I want to talk about ways to help you be content in life. continue reading

3 Shopping Tricks We Play On Ourselves And How To Fight Them

November 17, 2016

If you've ever gone shopping and asked yourself why you bought something, this post is for you. Read what shopping tricks we play on ourselves and how to fight them!

Whenever we find ourselves in a store and looking at an item there are a few different things that go through our head. I believe once our attention is brought to an item for purchase our mind instantly goes into reasons to justify us buying it.

If you are a trained minimal spender you are able to quickly combat these thoughts and continue walking. However, if you are not trained in this art form it can be hard to keep walking and instead you keep spending. continue reading

Five Signs You Should Switch To Minimal Spending

November 15, 2016

Wanting to learn how to spend wisely and budget your money? Or maybe you think you don't need to learn good spending habits. In either case let me help convince you why minimal spending is the way to go!

Sometimes we know when change is needed, other times we have no idea. Sometimes it takes a big tragedy or road sign before we realize that the way we’ve been doing things hasn’t been working like we’ve imagined.

Today I wanted to be that sign for you, in case you needed it! Today I wanted to walk you through five signs that you should probably start moving towards minimal spending with your money. I hope they encourage you, but also give you a little shove into making progress with your spending habits!

Let’s get into it, shall we? continue reading

4 Tips For Changing Your Spending Habits

November 10, 2016

Four tips for changing your spending habits for the better and move towards minimal spending.

So in my last post I talked about what your spending habits say about you. If you haven’t read that one yet you can check it out here. But if you did get a chance to read it and are now wanting to try and change those spending habits that don’t reflect who you are, I thought today’s post might be helpful!

So I’m going to share some simple tips that will help you to start changing your spending habits and move towards more minimal spending. Ready? continue reading

Three Things Your Spending Says About You

November 8, 2016

Think your spending accurately affects who you are? Let's check. Let me help you see your spending habits and financials from a different view. Get your bank account and statement ready and lets do some fact checking! Three Things Your Spending Says About You!

If someone was to look at your bank statement right now, would they know who you are? Would they know anything truthful about you?

Where we put our money says a lot about who we are as a person. With every penny we spend we are casting a vote and that vote matters for our life. We only have so much money after all, how and what we use it for means something. continue reading