Streamlining Our Life: Less Things Means More Experiences

A Personal Journey—How downsizing upgraded our lives and revealed what’s really important to us, in this moment.

It may seem counterintuitive, particularly for an architectural designer amid a pandemic, to sell our house and move into an apartment. But that’s exactly what we did.

Methodology

Before Marie Kondo became a household name, in 2014 I discovered her first book, the life-changing magic of tidying up. Her positive approach was mind-altering for me, so I later soaked up her second master class, spark joy. After years of applying her methods in my own practice, her philosophy ultimately gave me the confidence to go all in.

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Architectural Designer | Writer | Photographer | Traveler | Artist — Mother of 2 soccer players | Lover of food, language and culture — AMGinspired.com

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Ali Giaudrone

Architectural Designer | Writer | Photographer | Traveler | Artist — Mother of 2 soccer players | Lover of food, language and culture — AMGinspired.com