From simple living, decluttering, health, and finances, to passion, and relationships, Essential is for anyone who desires a more intentional life.
Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The MinimalistsAsymmetrical Press #ad - Until he didn’t anymore. Blindsided by the loss of his mother and his marriage in the same month, Millburn started questioning every aspect of the life he had built for himself. In the pursuit of looking for something more substantial than compulsory consumption and the broken American Dream, paid off loads of crippling debt, he jettisoned most of his material possessions, and walked away from his six-figure career.
So, what was left? not a how-to book but a why-to book, when everything was gone, Everything That Remains is the touching, surprising story of what happened when one young man decided to let go of everything and begin living more deliberately. What if everything you ever wanted isn’t what you actually want? Twenty-something, suit-clad, and upwardly mobile, Joshua Fields Millburn thought he had everything anyone could ever want.
Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The Minimalists #ad - Since, millburn, now 32, has embraced simplicity. Then, he accidentally discovered a lifestyle known as minimalism…and everything started to change. That was four years ago. Heartrending, and deeply personal, uplifting, this engrossing memoir is peppered with insightful and often hilarious interruptions by Ryan Nicodemus, Millburn’s best friend of twenty years.
Minimalism: Live a Meaningful LifeAsymmetrical Press #ad - Instead of discovering their passions, they pacified themselves with ephemeral indulgences—which only led to more debt, depression, and discontent. After a pair of life-changing events, passion, relationships, Joshua & Ryan discovered minimalism, growth, allowing them to eliminate their excess material things so they could focus on life’s most important “things”: health, and contribution.
Minimalism is the thing that gets us past the things so we can make room for life’s most important things—which actually aren’t things at all. At age 30, jettisoned most of their material possessions, best friends Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus walked away from their six-figure corporate careers, and started focusing on what’s truly important.
Minimalism: Live a Meaningful Life #ad - In their debut book, Joshua & Ryan, authors of the popular website TheMinimalists. Com, explore their troubled pasts and descent into depression. Though they had achieved the American Dream, wastefully spent money, they worked ridiculous hours, and lived paycheck to paycheck.
Some Thoughts About RelationshipsAsymmetrical Press #ad - Relationships have the potential to drastically improve our lives, or to sucker punch us in the emotional gut. This is a book for people who aren’t afraid to ask, “How might we do this better?”. Impactful as these interpersonal ties can be, question a lot of our default notions that surround them, it’s worth the effort to become more familiar with them, and calibrate them to best suit our needs and those of the people we care about.
This is a book for people who want it all when it comes to relationships: something tailor-made for their unique beliefs, desires, goals, and lifestyles.
The Little Book of ContentmentZen Habits #ad - A guide to becoming happy with life & who you are, while getting things done.
The More of Less: Finding the Life You Want Under Everything You OwnWaterBrook #ad - And it distracts us from the very life we wish we were living. Recognize the life-giving benefits of owning less • realize how all the stuff you own is keeping you from pursuing your dreams • Craft a personal, practical approach to decluttering your home and life • Experience the joys of generosity • Learn why the best part of minimalism isn’t a clean house, it’s a full life The beauty of minimalism isn’t in what it takes away.
Eventually, donated, they sold, or discarded over 60 percent of what they owned. It’s in what it gives. Make room in your life for what you Really Want “Maybe you don’t need to own all this stuff. After a casual conversation with his neighbor on Memorial Day 2008, Joshua Becker realized he needed a change.
The More of Less: Finding the Life You Want Under Everything You Own #ad - It redirects our greatest passions to things that can never fulfill. While excess consumption leads to bigger houses, and cluttered homes, faster cars, fancier technology, it never brings happiness. In the more of Less, Joshua Becker helps you. In exchange, more generosity, more contentment, they found a life of more freedom, and more opportunity to pursue the things that mattered most.
The more of less delivers an empowering plan for living more by owning less.
My Exile LifestyleAsymmetrical Press #ad - My exile lifestyle is a memoir made of stories from the life of author, entrepreneur, and full-time traveler, Colin Wright. From his early years as an antisocial geek, blogging, Colin holds nothing back as he talks about love, business, to his high-flying career in Los Angeles, to his life as a wandering vagabond, and culture through tales that span four continents.
In the easy to digest style of storytelling that has made his other work such a success, Colin discusses life on the road and nothing is too taboo. Every epic, embarrassing, and awkward detail is covered with sometimes brutal honesty. Wonderful personal glimpse into an extraordinary life!"-Derek Sivers, Author of Anything You Want and sivers.
My Exile Lifestyle #ad - Org“want a completely uncensored tale of what it’s like to live an unconventional location independent lifestyle? Read this book. Whether you're looking to travel, or just want to be inspired and entertained, start your own business, I highly recommend checking out Colin’s new book. Amber rae, Founder of Revolution.
The Minimalist Home: A Room-by-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused LifeWaterBrook #ad - The purpose is not just to create a more inviting living space. It's also to turn our life's HQ--our home--into a launching pad for a more fulfilling and productive life in the world. A popular minimalist blogger and author of The More of Less shows you how to methodically turn your home into a place of peace, contentment, and purposeful living.
One of today's most influential minimalist advocates takes us on a decluttering tour of our own houses and apartments, showing us how to decide what to get rid of and what to keep. He both offers practical guidelines for simplifying our lifestyle at home and addresses underlying issues that contribute to over-accumulation in the first place.
The Minimalist Mindset: The Practical Path to Making Your Passions a Priority and to Retaking Your FreedomIntriguing Ideas Press #ad - If you want to add something meaningful to your life, composing beautiful music, or experiencing a new friendship in a foreign language, like traveling to exotic places, you will need to figure out how to eliminate other things from your daily routine. Your time and money are not infinite so if you want to add something important to your life, there is no way to avoid removing something else.
Unfortunately, these types of eliminations are very difficult to implement as they require removing something from your life that is already there for a specific reason. Instead, the minimalist mindset is a book about a down and dirty process you can use to make deliberate decisions about how to prioritize how you live your life.
This book walks you through the habits you can implement to consistently make realistic and sustainable trade-offs so that you can prioritize your passions and retake your freedom. Best-selling author danny dover shows you a reproducible process he used to go from a boring life in a cramped apartment in Seattle, to a fulfilling multi-year adventure that included visiting nearly 100 countries, learning to play music, Washington, studying a new language, and the eventual completion of his more than 150-item Life List.
The Minimalist Mindset: The Practical Path to Making Your Passions a Priority and to Retaking Your Freedom #ad - In this step-by-step guide, in a polite and effective manner, while still doing the things you care about chapter 7say no, you will learn how to:automate your finances so that you can effortlessly save more money than you thought was possible Chapter 6Spend more time with the people you love, to incoming asks for your time or expertise Chapter 7Earn the clout necessary to work remotely from cities around the world Chapter 8Take control of your e-mail inbox once and for all Chapter 12If you are tired of working to enable others to follow their dreams rather than being able to pursue your own, The Minimalist Mindset is your escape hatch.
To make room for your passions are you going to sleep less? Are you going to spend less time with your family? Are you going to expend less energy at work? These are hard and often unrealistic trade-offs to make. The minimalist mindset is not a book about tidying up that book has already been written and it is not a book about the philosophical exploration of minimalism that book already exists too.
Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese MinimalismW. W. Norton & Company #ad - The best-selling phenomenon from Japan that shows us a minimalist life is a happy life. Fumio sasaki is not an enlightened minimalism expert or organizing guru like Marie Kondo—he’s just a regular guy who was stressed out and constantly comparing himself to others, until one day he decided to change his life by saying goodbye to everything he didn’t absolutely need.
. The effects were remarkable: Sasaki gained true freedom, new focus, and a real sense of gratitude for everything around him. In goodbye, things sasaki modestly shares his personal minimalist experience, offering specific tips on the minimizing process and revealing how the new minimalist movement can not only transform your space but truly enrich your life.
Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism #ad - The benefits of a minimalist life can be realized by anyone, and Sasaki’s humble vision of true happiness will open your eyes to minimalism’s potential.