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Minimalist Lifestyle: Living With Someone Who Is Not A Minimalist

Living Together Dating A Minimalist: Your shared spaces are the trickiest areas. You may feel tempted to fill these with items to make the space feel warm and inviting, but your partner may prefer empty walls. Best advice here? Compromise. Ideas include: Select just one wall for wall decorations Limit knick-knacks…

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Dating A Minimalist VS Dating As A Minimalist

Are you dating a minimalist and stumped? We’ve got you covered! Note: While “dating” is in the title, this post is a great place to start for any meaningful relationship you may have with someone who is a minimalist/as a minimalist. Read Denise’s essay on this exact subject:  Minimalist Living…

Minimalist Decor: Minimalism In The Home (Tiny Houses Pt. 5)

We’re overdue for a Minimalist Decor entry – let’s spend today talking about one of my absolute favorite things: Tiny Houses! Our Minimalist Decor series features a different room, posted once a month. Today we’re focusing on some very unique and fun houses: Tiny Houses! We love, Love, LOVE Tiny…

No Longer Minimalist? Fallen Off The Bandwagon

Why hello, old friends. It’s been way too long since I’ve last written. Six months – yeesh. I have a confession to make – I haven’t been feeling very minimalist lately. I’ve unfortunately fallen back into old habits of splurging and purchasing, slowly filling up the empty rooms in my…

Minimalist Decor: Minimalism In The Home (Tiny Houses Pt. 4)

Our Minimalist Decor series features a different room, posted once a month. Today we’re focusing on some very unique and fun houses: Tiny Houses! We love, Love, LOVE Tiny Houses, and it seem we’re not the only ones! Our first “Tiny Houses” decor post quickly became among our top posts,…

10 for 10 Minimalist Challenge: When You Get Home

Now that you’ve had plenty of time to complete the first four segments in our 10 for 10 minimalist challenge, let’s move along in our challenge. Our next segment is: When You Get Home! 10 tasks you can complete in 10 minutes whenever you return home. This can be after work, after…

10 for 10 Minimalist Challenge: Decluttering Tasks You Can Tackle Midday

Now that you’ve had plenty of time to complete the first two segments in our 10 for 10 challenge, let’s move along in our challenge. Our next segment is: Midday! 10 tasks you can complete in 10 minutes in the middle of the day. Continue these tasks for the next 10…

10 for 10 Minimalist Challenge: Decluttering Tasks You Can Tackle in the Evening

Are you enjoying our minimalist challenge posts?  We’ve completed our first 10 days in the 10 For 10 minimalist challenge.  How’d you do? Were you able to stay in the moment and limit yourself to just one minute? Let’s move along in our challenge. Our next segment is: Evenings! 10 tasks you…

10 for 10: Decluttering Tasks You Can Tackle in the Morning

We’re all busy in the mornings – that’s usually the time we’re bustling about trying to rush out the door in time. Here’s a brilliant idea – we’re introducing a new challenge. We’re challenging you to tackle 10 tasks in under 10 minutes. We’ll call it 10 for 10! Sounds great,…

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Extreme Minimalism – Is It Possible To Go TOO Far?

We’ve recently received a few hits to the blog from users searching for “Extreme Minimalism.” Denise & I are by no means “Extreme Minimalists.” This brought something to my attention though – is it possible to take minimalism TOO far? I would say if you find yourself relating to any…