Slow Living: You Can 10X The Quality Of Your Life With This One Small Change

Conscious Commentary
7 min readJun 10, 2022

Slowing down can be the best way to speed up.

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What Is Slow Living?

Slow living is a lifestyle focused on slowing down and simplifying life. It cultivates mindfulness, balance, and gratitude.

You feel like you’re authentically living your best life because you suddenly have time for everything that matters to you.

Want to savor your morning cup of coffee or tea?

Slow down.

Want to give an exceptional blow job?

Slow down.

When was the last time you took a leisurely walk in nature and took the time to take in everything around you?

It’s one of the most peaceful, healing experiences you can have on Earth — and it’s free. Everyday. But you don’t “have time” for leisurely walks when living a fast-paced lifestyle.

Because everything is about time.

Time is money, and money is time, and time is crucial, yet you rarely have time to enjoy anything.

“Are we done yet?” is your favorite question because you’re doing what you don’t want to be doing — I get it.

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Slow living puts us back in touch with savoring life’s simple pleasures so we can re-align with the beauty in our everyday moments.

Life is precious, and we can make the most of it by slowing down.

What are the Benefits of a Slower Lifestyle?

There are many benefits of slowing down, but it’s not about never doing anything quickly in your life again. If that were the case, you wouldn’t be reading this article.

You’ll be pleased to know you can take care of all your responsibilities and still keep up with the traffic on the highway.

We all love pushing 80 with a good song on sometimes.


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