If you are someone with a house to be proud of and a subscription to Netflix, then it is probably safe to assume that you are currently worshipping at the altar of Marie Kondo! The decluttering guru has become a worldwide sensation thanks to her ‘does it spark joy’ approach, but I think there is a lot more that we can learn from Marie other than what to throw out and what to keep! Here are some life lessons to learn from Marie Kondo.
1. Lots of Possessions Are Okay
It’s actually okay to have a big bunch of stuff that you call your own, so long as it is a bunch of stuff that genuinely sparks joy inside you! Marie’s philosophy isn’t that everyone should be minimalist; it is simply that everyone should only keep the possessions that really make them happy and not just ‘meh’.