Book Giveaway! The Minimalist Mom: How to Simply Parent Your Baby

I rarely do book reviews and giveaways on my blog, but once in awhile, something so special comes along that I have to tell you about it. Today, that something is a new book by my good friend and blogger, Rachel Jonat of… {Read full post…}

Giveaways and More

What a fun and busy book launch week! Thanks for all your sweet words and congratulations on my previous post; it’s been such a pleasure sharing this experience with you.

I’d just like to do a quick roundup of The Joy of Less giveaways that are going on. They’re all ending in the next day or two, so surf on over for a chance to win!

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The Joy of Less Book Release Day!

Today, the new edition of The Joy of Less is being released into the world!

And thanks to you—and all your pre-orders—The Joy of Less is now available in bookstores worldwide! Thanks to you, I got to experience a moment I’ll treasure forever: I took my daughter to our beloved Powell’s Books, where she spotted The Joy of Less on the New Arrivals shelf and shouted excitedly, “There’s mommy’s book! There’s mommy’s book!”

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5 Days Left for Pre-Order Printables

I can’t believe the new edition of The Joy of Less will be published next week! (Where has this month gone?)

Today, I just want to post a little reminder that if you pre-order the book before next Tuesday (April 26), I’d like to give you a dozen decluttering printables to thank you for your support.

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The Joy of Less Book Update

In less than two weeks, the new edition of The Joy of Less will be released! I’m so excited and wanted to share some of the latest news surrounding the book. I’m putting it all in one update post—so if you’re interested, it’s all here, and if not, you won’t be inundated with multiple posts on the subject. Sound good? Okay, here we go… {Read full post…}

A Bouquet of Decluttering Inspiration

The new edition of The Joy of Less will be published 3 weeks from today!

To thank all those who pre-order the book before April 26, I’ve created a little bouquet of decluttering inspiration: a dozen printables with tips and photos to help you STREAMLINE your life…

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The Joy of Less – A New Era

I have some exciting news to share with you today!

As many of you know, I self-published my book, The Joy of Less. Back in the day, there wasn’t a lot of mainstream interest in minimalist living, and it was the most expedient way to get my book into your hands…

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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 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 {Read full post…}

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 {Read full post…}

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 {Read full post…}