The Not So Big Life

The Not So Big Life

Making Room for What Really Matters

eBook - 2007
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Have you ever found yourself asking, "Is this all there is to life?" Or wondering if this bigger life you have created is actually a better life? And how it all got so out of control? In her previous book, The Not So Big House, architect Susanka showed us a new way to inhabit our houses. Now, she takes her philosophy to another dimension by showing us a new way to inhabit our lives. Most of us have lives that are as cluttered with unwanted obligations as our attics are cluttered with things. Our ability to find the time to do what we want to do has come to a grinding halt. Susanka shows us that it is possible to take our finger off the fast-forward button, and to our surprise we find how effortless and rewarding this change can be.--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781588366122
158836612X
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 281 p.) : ill

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Feb 11, 2012

This is a very interesting book about life through a fascinating perspective from an architect point of view. The author applies interesting architectural principles to life itself. The less is more. How do you de-clutter your life of unwanted obligation to create room for what matter? This book will take you step by step, with many examples and inspiration stories, in applying the architectural design principles to redesigning your life to create space, time, meaning, and liveliness in your life.

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DianeMitchell
Dec 06, 2009

Excellent booking comparing the principals in simplifying your home to simplifying your life. i.e. quality over quantity. Entertaining as well as enriching

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