Blog Topic: Guest

Minimalist Monday: Living on a Boat (Guest Post by Andria!)

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Earlier this year I hosted a Virtual Minimalist Declutter Party Challenge (you can see the incredible before and after photos here.)

A couple days before the party, Andria posted a comment on the Facebook event page about her minimalist experience:

I couldn't believe it! I was so impressed by her story, I immediately reached out to Andria and asked if she would share her ...


Minimalist Monday: Organizing Your Pantry (Guest Post by Lien!)

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If you're still looking for spring cleaning projects, here's a good one: clean out and organize your pantry!

After I organized my cabinets and pantry, I'd never felt so zen -- not to mention I felt a HUGE sense of accomplishment when I was done.

This is also a great way to set yourself up for success if you're starting or wanting ...


Minimalist Monday: DIY Baking Soda Dispenser (Guest Post By Win A Visit Winner, Amy!)

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Today's Minimalist Monday post is about something very near and dear to my heart: baking soda!

I've already written at length about my love affair with it (I use it to wash my face, as deodorant, to clean, etc etc), which is why I asked Amy, the winner of the "Win A Visit" sweepstakes, to do this guest post.

When I visited her ...


Minimalist Monday: Downsizing To 100 Items (Guest Post by Tammy!)

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Just before I released my first minimalist book Minimalist Monday: Declutter Your Way to a Zen Home (Order it in all electronic forms here!), I received the following email from Tammy:

"Almost 3 years ago, we decided to become traveling nurses. We put our house up for sale and sold most of our possessions (or gave them to our college aged kids :). We now only ...


What It's Like To Work For Happy Herbivore (Guest post by intern Jamee!)

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Back in September, I introduced Herbies to Happy Herbivore's new fall intern, Jamee. During her time with us, her "project" was to manage all the recipe testing for my 5th cookbook.

Now, 3 months later, her internship is over, so I asked her to write a "reflection" blog post on her time working for HH.

Here's what Jamee had to say in her ...