Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.


There’s more to life than buying stuff. There are many wonderful people pursuing and promoting simplicity. Fortunately, some of them are gifted in communication and choose to encourage and inspire us with their words. I enjoy reading their unique … Read More

Celebrating One Year of Clutterfree with Kids


One year ago, we released Clutterfree with Kids. Within hours, it was the #1 Parenting book in America and would stay there for over two weeks. Eventually, the book would sell 20,000 copies in its first year inspiring parents to balance life and … Read More

In Pursuit of More Lasting Success


“You can never get enough of what you don’t need to make you happy.” —Eric Hoffer We live in a complicated world—one that has too often confused and misunderstood the entire notion of success. Along the way, we have championed, promoted, and … Read More

The Emptiness of Sports is Most Felt in Victory


I just finished watching the New England Patriots defeat the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. I lived in New England for six years and began cheering for the Patriots then. And the Super Bowl was played in Phoenix just down the street from where … Read More

Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.


Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of everything that distracts us from it. It requires a conscious decision because it is a countercultural lifestyle that stands against the culture of overconsumption … Read More