Community Resources

This page offers some additional resources that are only available for Community members:

RESOURCES

Spending Time Not Money

PDF of an article by Celia Jarvis in Psychologies Magazine, October 2017

Psychologies Magazine October 2017 Spending time not Money

The Tools and Techniques of Minimalism

PDF of long article, first published 11 August 2017:

The Tools and Techniques of Minimalism

What is minimalism?

PDF of long article, first published 2 August 2017:

What is minimalism

Declutter your closet

4-Stage Wardrobe Edit Checklist

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Above is the 4-Stage Wardrobe Edit Checklist, first introduced here. Download and print it to use as you carry out your own wardrobe edit!


Sort out your finances

Dual Account Budget Spreadsheet

Want to simplify your budget? Check out my Dual Account Budget Spreadsheet, first introduced in this blog post.

Book recommendations

The Total Money Makeover
Dave Ramsey

The Meaningful Money Handbook
Pete Matthew


Read more on minimalism and simple living

Book recommendations

Want to read more about minimalism, simple living or related topics? Check out the following books. It’s great to read others’ perspectives and to understand the reasons why they adopted their unique approach.

The Little Book of Contentment
Leo BABAUTA

The Power of Less
Leo BABAUTA

The More of Less
Joshua BECKER

Simplify
Joshua BECKER

Soulful Simplicity
Courtney CARVER

The Simple Life
Rhonda HETZEL (Rhonda’s book is mentioned here, as is the next author on this list)

The Joy of Less
Francine JAY

How Do I Look? The Year I Stopped Shopping
Inger D KENOBI

The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up
Marie Kondo

Destination Simple
Brooke McAlary

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
Greg McKEOWN
(See my related blog post here)

Your Money or Your Life
Vicki ROBINS et al. (This book was the inspiration behind my Life Energy Experiment)

The Happiness Project
Gretchen RUBIN

Happier at Home
Gretchen RUBIN

The Overspent American: Why We Want What We Don’t Need
Juliet B SCHOR

You Can Buy Happiness (and it’s Cheap)
Tammy STROBEL

Married with Luggage: What we learned about love by travelling the world
Warren & Betsy TALBOT


What else?

As more resources are added to this page, I’ll update you via the Community newsletter. Let me know if there’s anything more you’d like to see here!

Catherine