Minimalism for Beginners – 6 Easy Tips on How To Downsize Your Stuff

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Downsizing your stuff is a great way to simplify your life and make time and space for the things that matter to you. In this video we’re sharing our 6 best tips for beginners to help you with the transition into a minimalist lifestyle.

Tip 1: Set a Goal
Tip 2: Trust Your Instincts
Tip 3: Set Aside Your Favourite Things
Tip 4: Choose a Downsizing Method
Tip 5: Downsize Responsibly
Tip 6: Change Your Consumption Habits

We hope this video helps make downsizing an easier, more accessible process. We know it can be hard, but with some planning, goal setting, and a lot of listening to your instincts, we think minimalism can help a lot of people in many positive ways.

We’ve benefitted from minimalism because it’s made it easier for us to move around, travel, clean less, save more money, and consume less stuff.

Thanks for watching!

Mat & Danielle


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All music in this video was composed, performed, and recorded by Mat of Exploring Alternatives.

Editing Credits:
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