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Zen and the Art of Housekeeping. Living on one income was scary but this book helped me enjoy living simple. Take a warm bath once for every ten showers. It’s about being fully aware of why you are living your particular life, and knowing that life is one you have chosen thoughtfully. Strive to actually act through that virtue as much as you possibly can.

Oct 13, Rosi Green siimple it it was amazing. I’ve read other things recently with similar ideas and just attended a fireside with Sister Beck where she talked about the importance of liviing intentionally. Simple living is not about austerity, or frugality, or income level.

Mar 12, Jill rated it really liked it Shelves: I agree — the more livign open you can make your trip, the better. Finally, there are a LOT of assumptions of privilege in this book.


Of course, the holidays are rarely perfect and thus you end up feeling disappointed and disheartened with the whole thing. The title should be at least 4 characters long. Luhrs suggests a different approach. My wife and I are fairly avid gardeners.

I am implementing some of the ideas already and it really feels gre Loved Loved Loved this book!

Review: The Simple Living Guide

Ah, but time marches on. About Janet Luhrs Janet Luhrs gave up a law career to practice voluntary simplicity, and she is now a journalist and the editor and publisher of Simple Living: Also this book was published in the late s and much of the emphasis in the discussion points have changed.

The end tne is that they spend more than they should for a mix of reasons: I wanted to pack up everything and take my family to a simplier place until my husband told me I’d last exactly three days without a store or movie theater and he’s probably right. Gently push it to make it stronger — in other words, exercise without overdoing it.

I am implementing some of the ideas already and it really feels great to simplify and give llving to the things that you care about – I recommend this book to all!

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If you pick up this book, vow to yourself that you will take an action or two suggested in the text, and you will be much happier you read it. The Woman’s Comfort Book. Dec 22, Stephen rated it really liked it Shelves: Aug 29, Erin rated it it was amazing Shelves: I started the book during breakfast yesterday and I am really getting some good dimple from it.


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Llving by Janet Luhrs. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. All of her suggestions were very reasonably and didn’t revolve around giving up everything to live in a small hut in the middle of nowhere.

Mar 10, Keith added it. This book was pretty solid, although somewhat repetitive and simple. Eliminate those little white lies.

Change becomes possible perhaps; Life frustrates you on some level, possibly more deeply than conscious knowing. Along the way, though, I just became unhappier and eventually I found myself trapped in a ridiculously complicated life with more debt than I could handle. Found this on a 99 cent simplle rack at Goodwill, and the title drew me in.

I thought I should have a better life than I had because of my hard work and because of the lifestyle of my friends, so I spent money to chase that mirage. Since I was on my way out with two kids and a heavy bag of books, I didn’t have time to look at it before deciding to buy it for only 75 cents.