Live your just-right life.

Work well.
Pursue margin.
Savor the small things!

The Simple Show

Tsh chats with a friend every week as they break down big ideas. From deep stuff, like faith or world events, to smaller things, like Netflix binges and capsule wardrobes, they deep-dive to make sense of it all, then come back up for air more enlightened.

– Listen to the Latest Episode –

Ep. 103: Frugality

Ep. 103: Frugality

How to incorporate a frugal spirit into our daily choices while steering clear of curmudgeon-ery?

The Simple Show

Tsh chats with a friend every week as they break down big ideas. From deep stuff, like faith or world events, to smaller things, like Netflix binges and capsule wardrobes, they deep-dive to make sense of it all, then come back up for air more enlightened.

The Latest Episode:

Ep. 103: Frugality

Ep. 103: Frugality

How to incorporate a frugal spirit into our daily choices while steering clear of curmudgeon-ery?

– Read the Latest Post –

3 Ways to Finish Your Christmas Shopping Today

3 Ways to Finish Your Christmas Shopping Today

You can finish your Christmas shopping today. And enjoy it.

The Blog

Weekly stories from Tsh and friends about work, travel, parenting, friendships, and the things that make for an authentic, worth-it life.

The Blog

Weekly stories from Tsh and friends about work, travel, parenting, friendships, and the things that make for an authentic, worth-it life.

The Latest Post:

3 Ways to Finish Your Christmas Shopping Today

3 Ways to Finish Your Christmas Shopping Today

You can finish your Christmas shopping today. And enjoy it.

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—and ways to love them even when they’re not simple.

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—and ways to love them even when they’re not simple.

“Tsh shows it’s possible to combine a love for adventure and travel with a love for family and home.”

– Gretchen Rubin

“Tsh has been pivotal in how I’m intentional about my life.”

– Myquillyn Smith

“Tsh is a remarkable example of how to balance the rooted stability of family with the winged adventure of wanderlust.”

– Chris Guillebeau

“Whenever I need to re-evaluate what I value most, I turn to Tsh Oxenreider. …She is always a kind and trustworthy companion for any journey.”

– Emily P. Freeman

“I’ve always found Tsh’s voice to be warm, practical, and inspiring.”

– Shauna Niequist

“I’m so happy Tsh is in my life …and I’m grateful to have just such a person to answer my questions and walk me through quandaries, about simple living, or anything else.”

– Anne Bogel

Want a Cheatsheet?

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

Enjoy what we’ve got so far, and make room for what’s in the future!

Want a Cheatsheet?

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

Enjoy what we’ve got so far, and make room for what’s in the future!