Make room for what matters: minimalism strategies for life.
Discover how to apply the minimalist mindset to every aspect of your life by changing the way you think about your home, career, relationships, family, and money. The Minimalist Way will help you take it one step at a time with simple exercises and activities. Ease into minimalism at your own pace and learn how to let go.
Filled with practical philosophy and easy-to-use strategies for removing unnecessary distractions and stress, this is the essential guidebook for anyone looking to clear out their physical, mental, and emotional clutter.
The Minimalist Way includes:
MINIMALIST PHILOSOPHY—outlines the principles of minimalism and shows you how to define the practice to fit your life.
THE MINIMALIST LIFESTYLE—teaches you how to apply minimalism to your spending, food, clothing, family, leisure time, work, and more.
REAL SOLUTIONS—that help you spend time and energy wisely, including checklists, activities, and troubleshooting tips.
Live simpler. Live better. Live minimalism.
About the Author
ERICA LAYNE is a sunset chaser, mom of three, and founder of The Life On Purpose Movement—a community of women doing life with intention. Her website (EricaLayne.co) reaches thousands of women every day, helping them trade overwhelm and fatigue for focus and peace. She lives with her young family in the San Francisco Bay Area.
“The beauty of this book is that you will finish with a clearer picture of the life you want to build—and how minimalist principles can help you get there. You'll walk away with actionable steps and a personalized plan to help you get there. This is a message we all need to hear again and again.”—Joshua Becker, Founder and Editor of Becoming Minimalist
“The stories that weave these beautifully designed pages together inspired us to take a deeper look at the belongings, habits, and relationships we’re holding on to. The result is a life with fewer distractions, less stress, and more space for what truly matters. A must-read if you’re looking to make life simple again.”—Marc & Angel Chernoff, New York Times bestselling authors of Getting Back to Happy
"This book takes minimalism a layer deeper—applying a minimalist perspective not just to our belongings but also to our family lives, our careers, our relationships, and our use of time. Erica offers dozens of practical strategies while never losing sight of the goal: to build lives of purpose and joy."—Zina Harrington, founder of Becoming Unbusy and Let's Lasso The Moon