For 10+ years,

The Art of Simple has been a go-to site about the hows and whys of living simply, starting when Tsh Oxenreider was living abroad and re-learning how to do everything in her host culture.

In 2018, we’ve broadened our focus to explore lots of things we love! Along with ways to love them when they’re not always simple.

– Read the Latest Post –

A Cool Fog (Reflections on Post-Partum Depression)

A Cool Fog (Reflections on Post-Partum Depression)

When my son was three months old he had only lived in our house for six weeks. Two women in bright sweaters pulled up outside our home in a white SUV and marched—clipboards already out—towards our front porch. I opened the door in my maternity leggings and a flannel...

The Blog

Weekly stories from fantastic people about work, travel, parenting, friendships, and all the things that make up an authentic, worth-it life.

(And p.s. – we want to share your thoughts, too!)

The Blog

Weekly stories about work, travel, parenting, friendships, and all the things that make up an authentic, worth-it life.

The Latest Post:

A Cool Fog (Reflections on Post-Partum Depression)

A Cool Fog (Reflections on Post-Partum Depression)

When my son was three months old he had only lived in our house for six weeks. Two women in bright sweaters pulled up outside our home in a white SUV and marched—clipboards already out—towards our front porch. I opened the door in my maternity leggings and a flannel...

The Simple Show

Weekly chats about breaking down big ideas. From deep stuff, like faith or world events, to smaller things, like Netflix binges and capsule wardrobes, Tsh, our founder, deep-dives with 4 friends to make sense of it all, then comes back up for air more enlightened.

– Listen to the Latest Episode –

Ep. 123: Social Self-Care (3/4)

Ep. 123: Social Self-Care (3/4)

Stories inform our moral imagination, a place to hang wisdom and complicated ideas, and teach us what collectively matters to us.

The Simple Show

Weekly chats about breaking down big ideas. From deep stuff, like faith or world events, to smaller things, like Netflix binges and capsule wardrobes, Tsh, our founder, deep-dives with 4 friends to make sense of it all, then comes back up for air more enlightened.

The Latest Episode:

Ep. 123: Social Self-Care (3/4)

Ep. 123: Social Self-Care (3/4)

Stories inform our moral imagination, a place to hang wisdom and complicated ideas, and teach us what collectively matters to us.

Want a Cheatsheet?

We’ve got tons of blog posts and tons of podcast episodes from our first decade. We’ll send you a quick email with our 10 favorite essays and episodes from the archives:

Want a Cheatsheet?

We’ve got tons of blog posts and tons of podcast episodes from our first decade. We’ll send you a quick email with her 10 favorite essays and episodes from the archives: