Have you heard of minimalism? Is it a strange cult where people throw away everything and live in cold and soulless spaces?
Over the past few years we have been hearing more about minimalism and decluttering and after spending some time reading a few blogs realised that they were to a large extent talking about the same things that relate to our philosophy at Made to Last.
Specifically – The idea that we should focus on what is important to us in life and stop buying unnecessary things. Additionally, when we do make a purchase we should properly research it and buy something that will stand the test of time, that will get a lot of use and that will bring us joy.
Today we are interviewing Antonia Colins who runs the Balance through Simplicity blog about her experiences with minimalism. We hope you enjoy the read as there is some great advice for all of us here. (more…)