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Minimalist Family: 12 Useful Links

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Earlier this week we published an essay called Start With Yourself, which addressed the following question:

I really want to embrace a minimalist lifestyle, but my husband/wife/children/partner/friends/family isn’t on board with me. What should I do?

As promised, here are 12 additional links to help you further explore the answers to this question. These links route you to two of our favorite minimalists: Leo Babauta and Joshua Becker, both of whom have families, and but both of whom approach minimalism in different ways.

  1. Win Over Non-Minimalists
  2. How to Become Minimalist with Children
  3. How to Find Peace Living With a Packrat
  4. 5 Ways To Lose Your Stuff (Not Your Lover)
  5. A Guide Creating a Minimalist Home
  6. 5 Simple Ways to Reboot Your Family
  7. 15 Clutter Busting Routines for Any Family
  8. No Excuses: Minimalism with Kids
  9. Minimalist Fun
  10. Relationships Are Easy
  11. The Six Greatest Gifts You Can Give Your Loved Ones
  12. 15 Ways to Become as Patient as Job (great tips for dealing with your frustration during your journey)

BONUS LINK: The Quick and Easy Guide to Coming Out as a Minimalist (from Miss Minimalist)

BONUS BONUS LINK: The Way of the Peaceful Parent (from Zen Habits)