Simple Living vs. Minimalism -- What's the Difference and Which Are You?

January 6, 2015 3:42 PM

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With all the talk of minimalism and simple living on the Internet I am still constantly surprised to see how many interpretations there are. I'm also seeing lots of confusion. That's probably because we are all usually attracted to certain authors who are writing about the subjects without concern about what those labels really mean. And while I've stated numerous times that I don't believe myself to be an "expert," I do feel the topic is not only valuable -- but deserves explanation and exploration.

So what's the difference between simple living and minimalism? On the surface I believe there is a noticeable difference between the two topics regardless of who writes about either of them. From my interpretation -- minimalism is a catchall phrase for people who are most attracted to paring down to...

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