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The Secret to Financial Freedom

In our society, money creates freedom.  Money affords of the luxury of good schools, safe neighborhoods, quality food, whatever we want.  Or, if we don't have money, our access to luxuries is denied.  So, when money equates to freedom, where is it best spent? 

So, when money equates to freedom, where is it best spent? 

My Lifestyle is Not a Label

Some days, the idea of minimalism feels like a freeing game, the rush of decluttering reminiscent of all the highs I used to love—chocolate, Bulleit rye, vicodin.  Other days, I wonder if minimalism is just another status, box to check, and goal to achieve to finally obtain optimal living

Is the want for happiness driving us to fit our lives into any trend that promises betterment?

A lot of articles and podcasts talk about the struggles of living with less.  People don't understand your aversion to consumerism.  Sometimes the urge to resist buying is too great.  It takes work to maintain the minimalist lifestyle.  Nothing is easy.