A few years ago, I had just hired a handful of employees at the quirky marketing company I had founded. I was pregnant with my second child, and I was living in a small town a few hours outside of our home in Atlanta thanks to my husband’s military orders. I didn’t really know another business owner, […]
I’ve never felt lost in a Boston Market until I met James Dukes. Lost as I walked inside to talk to a man I had never met, I was soon lost in a story more compelling and powerful than I expected to encounter.
“I don’t know.” This is what my ten year old daughter said to me when I asked her to consider our yearly extended family vacations and what they have meant to her. I poked around some more with what I thought were better questions only to be met with mild irritation and the growing scowl […]
Every day I have a conversation with a person trying to solve a problem. I try to encourage them, connect them to someone that can help them, or give them a small tip that could help get their vision past the current hill. People often ask, are there any consistencies that I am seeing time […]
Joshua Becker is the founder and editor of Becoming Minimalist, a website that inspires people to find more life by owning less stuff. Currently, he lives in sunny Peoria, AZ with his wife and two young kids. Owning Less. Living More. For most of my life, I lived a typical middle-class American lifestyle. I chased job promotions, […]