Minimalism and Simplicity

I’ve always been drawn to the minimalism movement.  When I lived alone, I tried to only buy the things that I needed.  Every time I moved, I still found myself getting rid of a lot of things that somehow got accumulated over time.  I found that the hardest things to get rid of were sentimental items, e.g., a gift from a family member or loved one.  Now that I live with my wife, I find that our combined things are excessive and burdensome.

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