Happy rentrée dear Magnifique-ers! We hope you’re feeling rested, revived and raring to go for a brand new year of fun and great health (yes, in France it’s generally agreed that the year begins not in January, but September. I think I agree now).
So to help start this year with a burst of en-LIGHT-ened energy, we have a super fun proposition for you:
This game was started by the two chaps from The Minimalists (their blog is a fascinating insight into the process and benefits of minimalism).
It’s a month-long challenge that encourages you to go through every nook and cranny of your house, hunting down things that don’t serve you anymore to give away/recycle/sell/throw away.
The tricksy part is that it gets harder as the month goes on, i.e., you let go of:
It’s going to be excellent fun, and I’m sure we’ll all feel much lighter and clear headed for it.
Thousands of people around the world are joining in – search #MinsGame on social media for inspiration.
Some of the benefits that people (including Ann and me!) are getting from exploring the minimalist way of life are:
We hope you’ll be part of this game. Tag your efforts with #minsgame and #veggiemagnifique so we can track each other’s progress!