Can you smell the freedom?
For some, living with simplicity may sound like a lofty ideal, but really, Confucius had it right when he said most of us insist on making life complicated.
But not Teresa Carey, an inspiring example of someone who has turned to a life of minimalism. She’s been living on her sailboat since 2008 after losing most of her possessions in a house fire. “I don’t miss any of it,” she says. “It was almost like a burden lifted off my shoulders.”
What can we learn from her?
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