Living Slower

Simple Ideas to Eliminate Excess and Make Time for What Matters

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Experience the joy of doing what is needed rather than what is expected

In our increasingly complex and chaotic world, do you yearn to live a little slower? A little simpler? Do you long to feel more connected to your home, your family, your friends? Do you wish you had time, energy, and money to spare for what matters most in life?

You're not alone.

Popular lifestyle blogger Merissa A. Alink has discovered the joy and freedom of living a slower, simpler life, and she wants to share the secrets with you. In the pages of this book, you'll learn how living slower enables you to

· declutter your home and mind
· eat healthier, home-cooked meals
· develop stronger relationships
· save money
· reduce screen time
· prioritize togetherness
· seek God
· embrace rest
· and more

If you are tired of feeling anxious, frenzied, or disconnected from the natural rhythms of life, join Merissa on the journey toward a life more in line with your values and dreams.


"If we learned anything in 2020, it was the value of rest, the gift of time, and the joy of keeping things simple. As life has gotten busy again, Living Slower is a reminder of easy steps we can take to retain some of the lessons we learned when we prioritized the important things. Merissa makes it so that even this city girl feels I can slow down my life without giving up the things I love!"

Laura M. Oliver, blogger at A Frugal Chick and author of Singles: Take Control of Your Own Financial Journey

The Author

  1. Merissa A. Alink
    David Alink

    Merissa A. Alink

    Merissa A. Alink is the blogger behind the popular Little House Living, a website that she started more than a decade ago to teach people how to live a simpler and more frugal lifestyle, including DIY projects, from-scratch recipes, gardening tips, and advice...

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