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The kitchen: it's the heart of the home, the gathering place for families and friends, the breeding ground for excessive utensils. Today's 5 Minutes or Less organization project brings us into this sphere of family togetherness and "What the heck is this?"edness that we call our kitchens. Obviously...

Like library due dates and teenage hearts, New Year's Resolutions were made to be broken. But it does not have to be so. I recently read an article that recommended setting small, measurable resolutions as opposed to broad ones. For example, instead of saying you'll lose...

Today is the final day of my 12 Days of Giving Minimalism Challenge and I am officially 78 items (plus some) lighter - hopefully some of you are, as well! For my final giveaway, I asked Josh to look through the DVDs and video games in his...

I challenge you this: say, "To-Do Ta-Da" five times without feeling the teensiest bit happy inside. Can't do it? Good, because this post is all about making your to-do list a little more fun, a little less daunting, a little more manageable, and overall, clutter-less....

The term "junk drawer" doesn't seem to jive with the idea of minimalism. How could a minimalist home have a junk drawer? Surprisingly, I'm guessing most minimalists have a such a drawer (although they may give it a more useful-sounding moniker, like "utility drawer"). Who...

I sometimes feel like minimalism is a lifestyle of cliches - less is more, a place for everything and everything in its place, or today's cliche: quality over quantity. If only these cliches weren't so darn true, I wouldn't use them, but alas, those ancient...