“If one’s life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements.” --Dalai Lama
The becoming minimalist's blog, written by Joshua Becker, has been one of the most helpful all-around websites for good resources about minimalism. They not only does Joshua Becker post frequently but he also has book suggestions for further involvement.
The minimalists blog is managed by Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus where they write about "living a meaningful life with less." They also have a popular podcast that addresses similar topics relating to minimalism and they have, what looks like an amazing documentary, coming out on May 24th, called Minimalism: A Documentary About The Important Things.
This website provides you with great resources and a challenge. "Project 333 is the minimalist fashion challenge that invites you to dress with 33 items or less for 3 months."
Exploring Alternatives is a great website if you are not just looking for minimalism but how to live a minimalist lifestyle. "Exploring Alternatives is a social media project dedicated to living large with less. We publish weekly YouTube videos about alternative living and we regularly update our Facebook, and Instagram pages."
My Favorite Minimalist App
For those of you who struggle with productivity and prioritizing your life, this app is amazing. I used to write things down in my journal or calendar or in my notes app or on random pieces of paper, but as a minimalist this drove me nuts. Finding this app has increased my productivity immensely and has giving me security knowing everything is in one place.
Less is More.
MinimaList is simple.
MinimaList is useful.
How might your life be better with less? MINIMALISM: A DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THE IMPORTANT THINGS examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker—all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less.
On The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus discuss living a meaningful life with less stuff.