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Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus help over 20 million people live meaningful lives with less through their website, books, podcast, and documentary. The Minimalists have been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Forbes, TIME, ABC, CBS, NBC, BBC, CBC, and NPR.

Podcast 044 | #AskTheMinimalists

In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua answers a bunch of questions about simple living, including:

  • Do you plan on making another movie?
  • What do you think of veganism and its effects on the environment?
  • What do I tell family members who are upset that I don’t want to participate in a gift exchange during the holiday season?
  • How can I be a minimalist as a teacher or a student when I have so many physical items—books, papers, etc.—to deal with?
  • What are your thoughts on tiny houses?
  • What are your thoughts on renting versus buying?
  • What is the simplest way to explain minimalism to others?
  • How do I get started with minimalism?
  • How do I convince family members to adopt minimalism?



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This episode was produced by Shawn Harding. Our theme music was written and performed by Peter Doran. Our podcasts are completely free, so if you found value in this episode, and you’d like to help us produce more, please consider donating a dollar to The Minimalists. Your donations help keep this podcast 100% advertisement-free (because advertisements suck).

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