First of all, I would like to address a stigma a lot of people have about minimalism. Being a minimalist doesn’t mean you need to live out of a backpack and get rid of all your possessions.
Minimalism is about freedom. It is about finding a balance in life, and having your stuff work for you and not the other way around. It is about trimming all the excess that take up space in your life and your mind.
Minimalism is a way of life and it is different for every person. It is intentionally living your life.
I consider myself a minimalist. I currently live in a 1200sqft, 4 bedroom, and 2 bath home in Silicon Valley. I have 4 kids, an awesome husband, a successful business and volunteer and run programs in my kids' school. All of this i...