December 2014

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Little House On The Southern Prairie

Emily Achenbaum Harris

My one simplicity-seeking new year's resolution for 2012

Stop being so polite; sometimes it's good to say exactly what's on your mind.

Remembering Steve Jobs

Stop everything, and read this now.

Boris, 1999-2011

The wrenching death of a beloved pet.

The joys of home maintenance

Lessons learned at the school of home owning.

What's that worth? Adventures in ebay.

There really is a buyer for everything on ebay.

The reuse/recycle dilemma

Recycling and reusing pose interesting - and unexpected - challenges.

Thoughts on Extreme Couponing

What can a frugal-but-eco-minded consumer take away from the TLC phenomenon?

Escaping the hamster wheel of doom

A Q&A with Linda Leaming, author of "Married to Bhutan."

Eight things you should know about making mozzarella from scratch

Emily returns to blogging with an attempt at homemade-from-scratch cheese.

Prioritizing (though I’ll miss you, sniff)

Trying to take my own advice! Simplifying and prioritizing my life.

For simplicity's sake: Clean the house the day BEFORE the party

Take control of your happiness by eliminating unnecessary stress.

A dreaded frugal challenge

Spare some change by shedding a few pounds.

This week's simplicity tip

Avoid buying stuff that makes you worry

Giveaway: Win a book on green living!

Enter to win "The Green Year" or "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Green Careers."

Listening to your gut

Simplify your life by not letting others drain your time or energy.

Fed up with fake farmers' markets

The quest to find produce that is authentically local.

The minimalist guide for holiday dorks

Keeping things simple doesn't mean you have to give up cuteness.

Little House on the Southern Prairie

Welcome to Emily Achenbaum Harris' blog about simple living.