Simplicity Lessons: A 12-step Guide to Living Simply

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Gallagher Press, 2003 - Self-Help - 224 pages
Simplicity Lessons is a practical guide for those who long for a slower pace of life with more time for relationships, fulfilling work, and living one'ss dreams. Working on your own or as part of a simplicity study group, you will explore the major a
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Shy Simplify?
9
Do You Own Your Stuff or Does It Own You?
19
Making Friends with Money
35
Home is Where the Heart Lives
47
Where Did All the Time Go?
63
Working with Passion
81
Moving About at Home and Abroad
99
Agenda for Simplicity Study Group Sessions
191
Sample Press Release for Simplicity Study Groups
193
Sample Flier to Start a Simplicity Study Group
195
Hourly Compensation Worksheet
197
Money Worksheet
198
Time Inventory Worksheet
200
Buy versus Rent Analysis
202
Transportation Inventory
203

Awakening the Spirit Within You
115
Minding Your Health and WellBeing
127
Finding Joy in Friends and Family
139
Embracing Community
153
Caring for Our Home the Earth
167
Where Do We Go From Here?
183
The Simplicity Study Group Nuts Bolts
185
Notes
205
Bibliography
211
Index
217
About Choosing Simplicity
About the Author
Copyright

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Linda Breen Pierce is the founder of The Pierce Simplicity Study (a three-year study of 200+ people who live simply) and author of Choosing Simplicity: Real People Finding Peace and Fulfillment in a Complex World, winner of a 2000 Writer's Digest Award for nonfiction. She is also a keynote speaker, simplicity workshop leader, and a founding member of The Simplicity Forum ̧ an international alliance of simplicity leaders.

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