In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua & Ryan discuss the perils of consumerism, and they answer the following questions:
- How do you ensure the clothing you buy was created responsibly?
- Where do you draw the line between spending more money for higher quality goods and getting sucked into consumerism?
- How can you be a fandom collector and still be a minimalist?
- How do you shop responsibly at warehouse club stores?
Mentioned in This Episode
- Article: Happy, Smart, and Useful
- Book: Essential
- Book: Everything That Remains
- Book: Minimalism: Live a Meaningful Life
- Essay: Let’s Play a Minimalism Game
- Essay: Start Here
- Event: How to Write Better
- Event: Tuesdays with The Minimalists
- Meetup: Minimalist.org
- Recommendation: Juicer
- Recommendation: Racing Extinction
- Recommendation: Stuffocation
- Website: Buy It Once
- Website: Patagonia
- Website: Ultimate Success Formula
- Tour: Minimalism Documentary
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