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That ONE regret from selling almost everything we own

By On June 20, 2018

If you’ve been following our journey for the past year or two, you know that we’ve spent a lot of time and effort selling almost everything we own and downsizing our life… Read More

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Accidental Conservation

By On November 25, 2017

Rob Greenfield calls himself an activist and takes his personal acts of conservation seriously – he’s a vegan who lives in a 50 sq.ft. tiny house on wheels, harvests and uses rainwater, doesn’t… Read More

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Temporarily moving on from living tiny

By On December 21, 2016

I’ll get right to the point: our two years of living tiny in our 5th wheel camper are over. All good things come to an end. At least, that’s what say (although… Read More

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Have less, live more (thoughts on living tiny)

By On March 15, 2016

As a kid, I loved a TV cartoon called “The Littles,” about a family of tiny people who lived in the walls of a huge house – they were the epitome of… Read More

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For the love of books

By On December 29, 2015

A bibliophile is one who collects or has a great love for books. I am, without a doubt, a devoted bibliophile. Many of my friends and clients are as well. For the… Read More


Are you trading heart-space for floor space?

By On December 10, 2015

Recently, I spent a lovely weekend with my best girlfriends at Lake Keowee in South Carolina. It’s an annual tradition for us to enjoy a weekend away being pampered by my friend’s… Read More

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You have to be a little bit mad to be free

By On July 30, 2015

“You have to be a little bit mad to be free.” – Mooji Nelson and I have been on our downsizing adventure for several months now. Mostly, people’s reactions include excitement, wonder,… Read More

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10 lessons learned after a month of living like minimalists

By On April 27, 2015

Oh, the things you discover after a month of living like minimalists! In case you’re new here, my husband and I sold most everything we owned in order to move full-time into… Read More

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Declutter your home

By On March 5, 2015

Are you one of the many people out there who wants to declutter your home? After four years and two moves, Nelson and I have learned thing a thing or two about… Read More

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Asking hard questions about life

By On February 5, 2015

  We’ve started asking a LOT of hard questions questions about life around our house these days. Why do we have so much stuff? Why do we have 14 t-shirts when we… Read More