Winner of The Huffington Post Holiday Book Giveaway

I loved hearing your feedback on my latest Huffington Post piece, Have a No-Stress, No-Shopping Holiday.

The winner of the giveaway (chosen via the random number generator at Random.org) is iplaywithstring, who left the following Comment:

It has never been the THINGS that make the holiday special for me, but the people and memories. The right gift [...]

The Huffington Post Holiday Book Giveaway

With the holidays just around the corner, I’ve decided to take our message of merry minimalism to the masses. Some of you may remember my “One Less Gift” Certificate from last year—well this year, I’ve published it over at The Huffington Post, with the hope that more people may find a graceful way to opt [...]

The Huffington Post Book Giveaway #3

This week’s post is another giveaway! (I’m trying to do one each month, leading up to the holidays.)

As usual, it’s in conjunction with my latest piece for The Huffington Post:

10 Signs You’re Not as Rich as You Could Be

The Huffington Post typically puts my articles in the Money section, and this post reflects my beginnings [...]

CNN Book Giveaway: Living Happily with Less

How exciting is it to see minimalist living go mainstream?

CNN.com has just published an article by Maureen Jenkins: Living happily with less.

I had a lovely chat with the author, and am honored to be included in the piece. Also featured are Nicole Dunbar from Chicago, who downsized her expenses to pursue a more fulfilling [...]

Winner of The Huffington Post Book Giveaway #2

Thanks so much to everyone who commented on my latest Huffington Post article!

What a wonderful discussion in the Comments on what furniture we can (and can’t) live without… I hope it provides inspiration to those just discovering minimalism, as well as those who need a little jump start to their decluttering.

The winner of the giveaway [...]

Winner of The Huffington Post Book Giveaway

First of all–many, many thanks to everyone who commented on my first Huffington Post piece! I’m thrilled to have such a huge, mainstream platform for our minimalist philosophy.

I’m just one voice, which a first-time reader may write off as eccentric or odd; but with all of you chiming in with your thoughts and [...]

The Huffington Post Book Giveaway

I have some exciting news to share with you today: I’m now blogging for The Huffington Post!

Here’s my first post: Consumer Disobedience: Save a Bundle and Stick It to the Man.

I think it’s an incredible opportunity to introduce minimalist living to a mainstream audience. However, to gain visibility on the HuffPost site, my post needs [...]

Announcing the Giveaway Winner!

Thanks so much to everyone who participated in the giveaway!

Much to my surprise, this one received the most entries to date. I’m honored that there’s still so much interest in my book, even a year after publication. I really appreciate your enthusiasm! Big hugs to all my long-time readers, and a warm welcome to all [...]

The Joy of Less: 20,000 Copies Sold!

Update, Monday 5pm EDT: The giveaway is now closed. Thanks so much for all your wonderful comments and suggestions; I’m so grateful to have you as readers! Stay tuned—I’ll announce the winner in the next day or so.

A Milestone

I have some exciting news to share with you today: in the first year of [...]

The Miss Minimalist Collection: A Request and a Giveaway

Price: $0.99

A little while ago, a reader suggested I publish a “Miss Minimalist” collection of articles on Kindle (thank you, Sara!). Her logic: readers browsing Amazon for books on minimalism might never trip across my blog, and even those that do might prefer reading the articles in book format.

Why hadn’t I thought [...]