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5 Simple Ways to Spring Clean Your Entire Life

My favorite season has arrived! Ready to lighten your load and reset this season? Spring is the perfect time to cut the clutter, start fresh, and ditch all of the things that are weighing you down. My top five ways to spring clean your life straight ahead! Audit your Relationships If the past year has […]

Minimalista Book Cover Reveal!

Cue the confetti. Today’s the day! I am so thrilled to finally be able to show you the cover of my book, MINIMALISTA: Your Step-by-Step Guide to a Better Home, Wardrobe, and Life. I’m nervous and excited and grateful, and this 3D rendering suddenly makes it all feel so real. GAAA!!I wrote this book to […]

Women Who Inspire: Christine Platt – The Afrominimalist

I have a treat for you today! I’m chatting with my new friend Christine Platt (AKA The Afrominimalist) about the gaps in the mainstream minimalist movement, living an intentional life, and Christine’s game changing approach to time management. This interview is the debut in my new series: Women Who Inspire. I’m so thrilled to kick […]

The Best Neutral Interior Paint Colors

I’ve received so many questions about what paint colors we used in our home to create a clean and neutral aesthetic. So, I decided to track them down and create a post with links to all of them. A little backstory: In 2013, when we bought our first home, I knew I wanted to go […]

How to Deal With Sentimental Clutter

Of all the categories of stuff I’ve helped people edit and organize over the past decade, sentimental items have to be the hardest. I’ve written about what to keep when someone dies, but navigating through your own letters, heirlooms, and mementos can be just as (if not more) difficult. I’m rounding up my best tips […]

Capsule Wardrobe How-To With The Reset

I’ve been meaning to pull together my best capsule wardrobe tips for a while, and I’m so excited to partner with The Reset on this post. If your closet is packed with clothes, but you feel like you have nothing to wear, a capsule wardrobe might be just what the doctor ordered. While it seems […]

5 Simple Sustainable Swaps

I’ve been working on moving towards a more sustainable low-waste lifestyle for years, and I wanted to share some simple, sustainable swaps I’ve learned, that are super easy to implement. These little habit shifts will make a positive impact on our planet, and they’ll also save you money in the long run. File that under […]

The Art of Saying “No”

I used to pride myself on being a “yes” person. I said an enthusiastic “YES!” to every opportunity I was presented with. “Yes” to more clients, “Yes” to more collaborations, “Yes” to more parties. There’s really only one big problem with being a yes person: When you say “yes” to everything, you are also unintentionally […]

How to Deal With Unwanted Gifts

Hot topic alert! Today I’ll be covering how to handle the awkwardness of receiving (and possibly getting rid of) unwanted gifts. We’re in the midst of prime gift giving season, and you may already be feeling the dread of the influx of more stuff you don’t necessarily want or need. Read on for my top […]

Let’s Talk About Your Underwear Drawer

I’ll get right to it: I’ve had the privilege of seeing a lot of people’s underwear drawers, and can confidently tell you that if you feel like your underwear drawer could use a little love, you are in good company. Here’s the great news: this is an easy one to fix. For a quick and […]

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