4 Tips for Keeping Clutter Down and Joy High

How to make minimalism last

Kayli Kunkel
Jan 26, 2019 · 6 min read
My newly decluttered, joy-filled kitchen, filled with empty space for what matters.

Curate shopping lists into ‘need’ and ‘want’

Most importantly, put care into the things you buy: Make investments, not purchases.

Realize the impact that minimalism has

If you hang your minimalism on the hook of a higher purpose, you’ll be more compelled to follow it.

Find ways to promote better emotional coping strategies

Leaning in is painful, especially if we have big emotional scars like trauma or grief. But facing pain lets us pave the way to a brighter life.

Digitize what you can’t part with

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Kayli Kunkel

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Queens, NY. Sometimes traveler. Creating new narratives on mental health and sustainability. Founder of Earth & Me, a zero-waste small business and publication.

Mariposa Magazine

A platform for those who have been through major life transformations, through vonluntary or unvoluntary change.

Kayli Kunkel

Written by

Queens, NY. Sometimes traveler. Creating new narratives on mental health and sustainability. Founder of Earth & Me, a zero-waste small business and publication.

Mariposa Magazine

A platform for those who have been through major life transformations, through vonluntary or unvoluntary change.

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