Put simply, minimalism is removing the unnecessary things in our lives that distract us from the things that matter the most. In a world in which we confront more of these distractions than ever before, we need minimalist principles more than ever.

This section of the website explores the benefits of minimalism and simplicity for our health, wealth and happiness, alongside ideas for putting minimalism into practice. If you’re new to minimalism, start with the 3 articles set out below. If you’re doing some deeper exploring, check out the most recent minimalism articles further down the page.



An overview of the clutter crisis and its implications for our well-being.


An introduction to minimalism and its role beyond our physical clutter.


A proposal for a first experiment with the principles with minimalism. 

Check out the full minimalism archives here.