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Minimalist Target: Kitchen Clutter

Clearing out a kitchen is a big job. There are so many areas of a kitchen to focus on that it can be instantly overwhelming. Breaking it into smaller more manageable pieces is definitely the way to go. Today’s target is the kitchen clutter found …

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The Lazy Person’s Guide to Selling Your Stuff Without Enduring the Torment of a Yard Sale

I detest yard sales. There. I said it. I despise going to them and I despise having them. I know some people do very well at them and I have friends who treat a day of scoping out yard sales like an Olympic event. Sadly, …

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Minimalist motivation: How to stay inspired

If you’re looking to take your first steps towards a minimalist lifestyle, then you’re in the right place. Finding sources of inspiration to stay motivated whilst on your journey is a great idea, and it can be the difference between success and failure. Minimalism isn’t …

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Your Digital Life is NOT Your Life

My children don’t care how many Twitter followers I have. My husband doesn’t enjoy spending time with me simply because my subscriber count went up or people like my new website. It doesn’t improve their life or increase their love for me. My friends will …

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Speed Decluttering as an Olympic Sport – Minimalist at Home

Do you see that giant ball of lead in the shot put picture? Imagine instead that dusty trinket on your bookcase or those pairs of shoes you never wear about to be tossed into oblivion. Today’s post is all about flinging your clutter fast and …

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Update on Tiny Retirement House for My Grandmother – Minimalist at Home

I get lots of requests for updates on the Tiny House project for my grandmother on our family property. So here it is…finally! I was very torn about sharing the follow-up for one main reason: I am not comfortable recommending the company we bought it …

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A Minimalist Family Christmas

A Minimalist Family Christmas is a 40-page guide designed to help you simplify your holiday season whether you are a minimalist or not. One of the most challenging areas to deal with on a journey to living with less is how to handle Christmas. The …

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11 Steps to Banish Email Clutter

Is opening your email like heading into a digital clutter war zone? Do you cringe at the mountain of messages in your inbox? I know the feeling! But recently I tamed the wild email clutter beast. You can too with these easy steps. Note: I …

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Family-Sized Minimalism is Now Available

Today is the launch of my book Family-Sized Minimalism. I am incredibly excited about this project. I feel like a proud parent ready to show it to the world. In a nutshell, Family-Sized Minimalism brings the message of minimalism to families tired of living in …

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Why I Chose the Paleo Diet to Help Minimize My Butt

Welcome to Day 22 of the Minimize Yo’ Butt Fitness Challenge. Life isn’t always simple, but making food choices can be. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I’m not a dietician or a fitness guru. I just know what works for me …

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