Finding freedom from all the stuff during the Christmas season seems impossible. Not only do we want to buy that perfect gift for each of our loved ones, but we also feel the pressure of creating a memorable experience. While there’s nothing wrong with either, we can do a disservice to ourselves and those around us if we focus on the material and ignore feelings of being overwhelmed or dissatisfaction while trying to check off our holiday list.
If you need to find reprieve from the demands of consumerism before December 25th, then applying a minimalistic approach will allow you to be intentional about what you buy and how you invest your time this season. To start the process, here are five questions to ask yourself now that will positively impact not only your resources, but your well-being, too. Who are you buying for and why?
Reexamine your gift-giving […]