Needless to say, I was attracted to this book because of my own philosophy of Voluntary Simplicity.
Less is more.
Cait was quite a normal person. In debt, like normal people. Her life cluttered with possessions she never used, like normal people.
How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store
When Cait Flanders was in her early 20s, she found herself $23,000 in consumer debt. In order to turn her life around — and get out of debt — she set out on a mission to address some of the root causes of her over-consumption.
Flanders’ memoir, The Year of Less, documents how through a self-imposed shopping ban, cutting back on eating out and drinking and de-cluttering her life, she rediscovered happiness, health and financial security.
In her own words, Flanders explains how she changed her life and wrote The Year of Less. …