American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
Writer Peggy Orenstein describes her latest project: four years spent interviewing women in their twenties, thirties, and forties. In her new book she shares her observations on these women and their attitudes toward sexuality, careers, parenthood, and the other issues dominating their lives.
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