Why Minimalism Matters

Minimalism is becoming a growing trend. If you have a Pinterest account, you’ve seen it:┬áideas for creating your own capsule wardrobe, simplifying your space, and pairing down your belongings. There are blogs, documentaries, Facebook groups & pages, plus ebooks, printed books, and audiobooks all mentioning this one idea: simplifying your life. Just months back, when

Living Life Out Loud

Exactly one week ago, my 25-year-old brother passed away. Matthew was three years older than me, and a typical, wild and silly middle child. We – like many brother and sister duos – argued often, but he still protected me from the bullies that loved to torment me at nine-years-old. He was the clown of