By Ferenc Máté
“We appear to have forgotten what lifestyles is all about…”
So starts off this heartfelt, laugh-out-loud sequel to Máté’s cult vintage, an inexpensive existence. He cautions us that as slaves to digital units and captivated with fabric items, we're changing into bodily inert, intellectually blinkered, and with out deep emotion. Our blind lust for instruments and possessions has displaced real and lasting joys equivalent to our future health, creativity, self-reflection, and fulfillment.
How has our unquestioned pursuit of the yank dream left us? Financially insecure, estranged from our households, helpless with out our instant toys, obese, pervasively
depressed and more and more remoted. yet don’t melancholy, a renaissance is underway.
In this new demand real, bright residing, Máté demanding situations us to think again the that means of “success,” “security,” technological “progress,” and the way we paintings, devour, play, and love. With extraordinary facts, eye-opening observations, and fascinating anecdotes he rekindles in us a love of easy lifestyle: the forgotten satisfaction and pleasure of independence, neighborliness, operating with our fingers, the revitalizing impression of closeness to nature, the irreplaceable price of lifelong friendships, and the long-lasting rewards of face-to-face conversation.
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