A Simple Path, Interview for Linenbeauty, Why Live Simply

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Recently, I had the opportunity to be interviewed for Linenbeauty blog, for their new series, ‘A Simple Path.’ I thought I would share just a glimpse of the interview here, as the questions were ones that really made me think and reflect on my journey to a simpler lifestyle.

One of the questions that I was asked is,

What is it about the simple life that you find appealing?

Though I answered it in the interview, I’ve continued to think about it and how to explain it in a way that makes sense. I feel that living simpler allows us for room to breathe. A simpler lifestyle and household allows for our minds to feel less cluttered as well. We can stop being pulled down by negative things and just be… 

Living simply helped me to become comfortable in my own skin, because I stop worrying about ‘the next best thing’ and the latest trends…

For more about my journey, my homeware essentials and future plans, visit Linenbeauty’s beautiful blog, where you’ll also find beautiful linens and helpful posts on taking care of them.

What do you find appealing about slow or simple living? Was there a defining moment that inspired you to slow down, or was it a gradual process?