I have to admit, this lifestyle is pretty great. Living in the mountains, far from the rat-race and all it implies, definitely has its perks. But, such is life, everything isn't always just sunshine and flowers.
In fact, some days are really hard.
Let's be honest, practicing minimalism can be challenging. In theory, simplicity should be -- well, simple. Get rid of junk you already have, and don't buy junk you don't need. Easy enough, right?
I've gone off and done quit my job. QUIT. MY. JOB. The nice cushy one at the research hospital. The big girl job. The measure of my success. The one for which we dropped everything and moved. I must be crazy, right?!