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.

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Reflections on Journaling for 25 Years

Reflections on Journaling for 25 Years

I’ve been consistently journaling for 25 years now. I have no doubt that this has been the most important habit in my life that helps me stay sane (or at least return to sanity when stress, confusion, or circumstances knock me down). This is what I think is most...

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:

Reflections on Journaling for 25 Years

Reflections on Journaling for 25 Years

I’ve been consistently journaling for 25 years now. I have no doubt that this has been the most important habit in my life that helps me stay sane (or at least return to sanity when stress, confusion, or circumstances knock me down). This is what I think is most...

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: