Don’t wait until a set date or event to make changes, you can start today.
We’ve put together a list of easy-to-adapt suggestions that you can integrate into your lifestyle. Lifestyle changes that last require dedication and reasonable expectations. Don’t try to adapt every new change at once. Instead, pick one or two that are most important and find ways to integrate it into your daily routine. See what works for you and adapt as needed.
Review your spending habits
Make a list of wants vs. needs
Decide where your money should go (debt, retirement, emergency funds)
Buy in bulk and plan meals ahead for a month
Focus on what’s important
Make time to visit with friends
Go to bed at a reasonable hour
Find ways to express gratitude
Love your body
Stay hydrated to reduce toxins
Cut down on refined sugars, alcohol, and caffeine
Find ways to reduce stress (exercise, meditation, a short walk)
Organize your living space
A place for everything and everything in its place
Donate or discard items you no longer use or own multiple of
Use Pinterest to find ways to organize each room
What do you hope to accomplish by simplifying your life and how do you plan to do it? Tell us in the comments below!