The Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store

The Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store

by Cait Flanders

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401954871
Publisher: Hay House Inc.
Publication date: 01/16/2018
Pages: 216
Sales rank: 44,717
Product dimensions: 1.10(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Cait Flanders is a former binge consumer turned mindful consumer of everything. Through personal stories, she writes about what happens when money, minimalism, and mindfulness cross paths. Cait's story has been shared on Oprah.com, Forbes, Yahoo!, the Guardian, the Globe and Mail, and CBC News.

Table of Contents

Introduction xi

1 July: Taking Inventory 1

2 August: Changing Daily Habits 19

3 September: Breaking Up with Retail Therapy 35

4 October: Growing Up and Apart 51

5 November: Blacking Out and Coming To 67

6 December: Crafting New Traditions 79

7 January: Rewriting the Rules 91

8 February: Letting Go of the Future 107

9 March: Lightening Up 121

10 April: Planning My Exit 135

11 May: Finding Myself in Unusual Places 147

12 June: Packing Up and Moving On 157

Epilogue 167

Your Guide to Less 171

Resources 181

Community 183

Acknowledgments 185

About the Author 189

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The Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the honesty and got a lot of inspiration from Cait's story.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I felt very connected with the author as if she were telling me her story over a coffee in a cafe. I highly recommend this book, especially if you like The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up.
Anonymous 8 months ago
A must read for everyone.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book inspired me to spend less to definitely live more!