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2014
December
18 Overwhelmed by All the Changes You Want to Make
15 My 2014 Successes and Failures
11 Finding the Motivation to Change Your Entire Life
8 When You’re Lonely
5 The Brain’s Fast Mode
3 5 Questions to Simplify Your Life During the Holidays
1 The Zen Habits Holiday Gift Guide
November
26 The Four Hidden Habit Skills
24 The Power of Delay
21 Overwhelmed & Rushed? Do a Stress Assess
19 Writer as Coder: The Iterative Way to Write a Book
17 Please Support the Zen Habits Book
14 Are You a Lift or Drag Force?
12 When Resistance Smacks You in the Face
10 When Your Plate is Too Full
7 The Quickstart Guide to Quitting a Bad Habit
5 The Zen Habits Book is Almost Done
3 A Quick Guide to Gaining Confidence When You Socialize
October
27 The Empty Container
24 The Realization
22 A Guide to Changing Self-Destructive Behaviors
20 Pushing Past the Terrifying Dip in Motivation
16 It’s Not Too Late to Change Bad Habits
13 The Smart Way to Stick to Habits
9 My Most Effective Learning Tools
6 What I Do When I Fail
2 How to Put Your Writing in Public
September
29 The Productive Sprint
26 The Biggest Reasons You Haven’t Changed Your Habits
23 Seized by the Thunderhold of Fear
19 What to Eat for Fat Loss
17 The Heartbreaking Cruelty of Comparing Yourself to Others
15 A Brief Guide to Overcoming Instant Gratification
12 How to Get Motivated After a Vacation
9 7 Strategies for Facing Your Internet/TV Addiction
5 How to Breathe
2 7 Discipline-Mastering Practices
August
29 7 Rules That Keep My Life Simple
26 An Education in the Majestic Sierra Nevada
22 The Lies Your Mind Tells You to Prevent Life Changes
19 How to Believe in Yourself
15 Don’t Waste a Moment
11 How to Find Your Life Purpose: An Unconventional Approach
6 How to Be Great
4 Making Yourself Work
1 Inhabit the Moment
July
30 How to Master the Art of Living
28 The Delusional Fantasies We Live With Each Day
24 Living the Simple Life
21 How to Be Prepared for Anything
18 Turn Toward the Problem
15 The End of the Day Philosophy
11 The Painful Beauty of Impermanence
9 How to Change Other People
4 Pursuing Happiness When It’s Already Within You
June
30 The Quickstart Guide to a Decluttered Home
26 Parental Zen: How to Keep Your Cool as a Parent
23 Looking for Love
19 How to Stop Your Habit Changes From Getting Derailed
16 Why We Have Regret
12 The Essence of Fatherhood: 6 Simple Lessons
9 A Call for Revolt: Advertising is the Anti-Minimalism
6 The Frustratingly Slow Pace of Making Changes
4 My Struggles with Eating Boring Food
2 The No Procrastination Challenge
May
30 Creating a Lovely Morning
27 A Father’s Manifesto: Raising Young Men Who Respect Women
23 Turn Inspiration Into Action
20 Coming Back From a Setback
16 The Gift
13 A Guide for Young People: What to Do With Your Life
9 No Excuses: Minimalism with Kids
7 How to Make a Marriage Work
5 Love Notes
2 Flavorless: My Month of Food Boringness
April
30 The Letting Go Ebook, Free
28 The Miracle of the Self-Compassion Habit
25 How I Tackle a Big Writing Project
23 The Habit Action List
21 The Reality of This Moment
18 Confidence in Your Business
16 10 Ways to Do What You Don’t Want to Do
14 On Making It Through Tough Journeys
10 The Hard Stuff Often Matters Most
8 What to Think About During Exercise
5 You’ll Be OK
2 The Most Important Two Minutes of Your Life
March
31 A Call for Compassion for the Defenseless
28 The Cure for Your Distraction Syndrome
26 You’re Not Worse Than Other People
24 Being Mindful of Your Stress
21 What if You Didn’t Have to Worry About Yourself?
18 The Universe of a Single Task
14 Simplifying Is Painful
12 Becoming Emotionally Self-Reliant
10 How I Cleaned House & Simplified My Work Life
7 The Busy Person’s Guide to Reducing Stress
5 My Month Without a Smartphone
3 What I’ve Learned as a Writer
1 What the Exercise Habit Did For Me
February
27 Fear is the Root of Your Problems
24 This Moment
21 36 Lessons I’ve Learned About Habits
19 The 3 Do-What-You-Love Conundrums
17 How I Conduct My Business
14 Constant Task Switching
12 The Habits of Five Amazing Founders
10 The Incredible Importance of Sleep for Habits & Motivation
8 What Really Motivates Us to Stick to a Project?
6 I Tried to Quit & It’s Too Hard!
3 Unwired: A Month With Limited Internet, & Now No Cell Phone
January
30 Procrastination is a Mindfulness Problem
27 Letting Go of Judging People
23 Don’t Scratch the Itch
21 Become Happy in the Face of Physical Misery
16 How Repetition Can Kickstart a Habit
13 Zen Productivity
10 When You’re Feeling Self-Doubt & a Lack of Motivation
7 The Child That Holds Us Back
3 Stateless Mindset
1 My Month of (Almost) No Internet


2013
December
30 12 Changes for 2014
27 Essential Zen Habits of 2013
26 The Fear of Being Alone
23 The Calm Approach
19 Things Every Man Should Own
18 Family Gatherings: The Ultimate Mindfulness Training Ground
16 Letter to an 18-year-old on the Career Path Less Traveled
13 A Method to Find Balance
11 16 Surprising Lessons from My First 50-Mile Ultramarathon
6 The Simple Fitness Habit Holiday Challenge
4 Struggles with My Morning Internet Fast
2 Surrender, Mindfulness & Entrepreneurship
November
29 How I Learned to Stop Procrastinating, & Love Letting Go
26 Finding Focus
25 When You Run Out of Ideas
22 The Necessary Art of Subtraction
19 Jealousy & Suffering
18 How Creativity Works, & How to Do It
13 Self-Discipline in 5 Sentences
11 Make It Your Job
7 Developing Selfless Compassion
5 Lyrical Learning, & Why We Learn Habits Wrong
4 A Month Without Sugar
1 Why I Read (+ a Dozen Book Recommendations)
October
30 12 Indispensable Mindful Living Tools
28 Burn Down the Farm
24 My Most Minimal Travel Setup Yet
21 The Exquisite Habits of the Founder of Blue Bottle Coffee
17 3 Little Tricks to Deal With People Who Offend You
14 My Healthiest Travel Routine Yet
10 Startup Founder Megan Casey’s Habits of Priorities
7 My Pursuit of the Art of Living
3 A Month Without TV or Video
September
30 The Way of No Debt
27 Letting Go: How to Live With the Loss of a Loved One
25 The Way to Be
23 Ramit Sethi’s Entrepreneurial Habits
20 The Time to Shut Down
18 The Pain & Beauty of Life Changes
16 8 Creativity Lessons from a Pixar Animator
13 Zen Mountain: Leave It All Behind
9 Overcoming the Social Costs of Being Different
6 Finding Quiet and Mindfulness Through Food
4 My Failed Month of ‘No Sitting’
2 The Thinking Habit That Changed My Life
August
28 Liking Healthy Foods is a Choice
26 Unschoolery: My New Blog on Unschooling
23 My Advice for Starting a Business
20 Creating Your Habit Environment
16 Travel Lessons with My Family
14 Easier Decision-Making: Conduct Experiments
12 Simplify: Let Go of Your Crutches
8 The Fear of Being Found a Fraud
5 The Flexible Mind
July
31 Declutter Your Life
29 A Month Without Coffee
25 The Healthful Vegan Diet
22 Living the Quiet Life
16 The Art of Tasting Chocolate Mindfully
12 Why Fear of Discomfort Might Be Ruining Your Life
9 The Habits of Happiness
4 How to Keep Habits Going During Travel
1 A Year of Living Without
June
28 The Key Habits of Organization
26 I Failed
20 Vegan Guide to San Francisco
17 The Futility of Comparing Yourself to Others
16 A Secret to Dad Greatness
13 Habits: A Simple Change in Mindset Changes Everything
10 The Worry That You’re Doing the Wrong Thing Right Now
7 6 Steps To Being More Creative
5 How I Finally Faced My Weight & Debt Problems
3 Working with the Obstacles in Your Path
May
29 9 Rules for a Simpler Day
23 The Little Book of Contentment
21 The Obstacle is the Path
16 5 Lessons in Contentment from Billionaires Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger
13 Smile in Each Moment
10 A Guide to Practical Compassion
7 6 Steps To Healing Yourself
April
30 The 7-Day Vegan Challenge
26 Why You Should Write Daily
24 Achieving Without Goals
22 Flowing with the Stresses of Kids (or anyone else)
19 Habit Mastery: Creating the New Normal
17 Defeat Distraction: Refocusing with Purpose
15 Expanding the Envelope: A Method for Beating Anger
12 A Guide to Practical Contentment
10 The Practice of Work Mind & Vacation Mind, Simultaneously
5 How to Eat Real Food Without Spending Hours in the Kitchen
2 Quitting Your Habits
March
29 The 38 Best Methods of Successful Exercisers
26 How To Make It Impossible To Fail
22 The Not Knowing Path of Being an Entrepreneur
19 How to Change Your Life: A User’s Guide
15 Getting Your Family On Board with Life Changes
12 How to Stick to a Habit When Life Falls Apart
8 Zen Mind in the Middle of Chaos & Stress
5 Create a Sacred Space in Your Heart
1 Meditation: The Most Fundamental Habit
February
28 Creating the Genuine Connections We Long For
25 Tremors of Psychitude: One Little Trick to Find Purpose and Motivation
22 Create the Habits of Being Lean, in 7 Years
19 Walled-in: Life Without Facebook
15 The 7 Habits of Calmness
13 The Four Habits that Form Habits
8 Advice to My Kids
6 My 10 Essential Email Habits
4 The Daily Checklist
1 Sticking to a Habit: The Definitive Guide
January
30 The Meditation Diet: How I Lost 60+ lbs. by Savoring
28 The Power of Habit Investments
24 Discomfort Zone: How to Master the Universe
22 The Most Successful Techniques for Rising Early
17 Do Less: A Short Guide
14 How to Savor Life
10 Zero Clutter
9 What We Lack in a Hyperconnected World
4 Simplify the Internet
3 12 Rules to Live By
1 The New Rules of Fitness for 2013


2012
December
31 52 Changes for 2013
28 The Unprocrastination Month, and the Relaunch of the Sea Change Program
27 Essential Zen Habits of 2012
21 The Other Person is Never the Problem
18 The Do Plan, or Why We Know But Don’t Do
14 28 Brilliant Tips for Living Life
11 The Clutter-free Holiday Guide
7 The Little Trick to Make Any Moment Better
5 Tim Ferriss vs. Leo Babauta Showdown: On Whether Goals Suck
3 The Work You Love is Waiting For You
November
29 The 7-Step Method to Find Focus for Writing
27 The Buy-Nothing Holiday Survival Guide
23 Challenge: Buy Nothing Until 2013
21 How to Learn Anything
16 Shaken By Life’s Beauty, Shaken
13 Untrack: Letting Go of the Stress of Measuring
9 15 Great Excuses Not to Form the Fitness Habit
5 How to Make Health Insurance a Bad Bet
2 Why the Fitness Habit is More Important Than the Plan
October
29 The Willingness to Think Differently
25 Create a Superhealth Community
22 A Vegan Tour of NYC
16 Just For Fun
16 11 Simple Ways to Create Genuine Connections with the People Who Make Failure Impossible
12 My Essential Mac Setup
9 A Journey Without a Goal
4 The Beginner’s Guide to Unschooling
1 How to Wait Less
September
27 A Guide to Eating a Plant-Based Diet
24 Finding Peace with Uncertainty
22 The Only Way to Respond to Life
19 Finding Happiness in the Midst of Grief  
17 Sleep Like a Baby
13 The Zen of Work
10 The Habit of Starting
7 A Primer on Full-Screen Living
4 Mindful Simplicity: Decluttering, Cleaning & Leaving No Trace
August
31 Happiness is Uncovering What You Already Have
28 Why You Can’t Eat Healthier
24 How to Become Open to Life
22 Building Your Strength In The Present Moment
17 Raising Minimalist Teenagers in an Age of Consumerism
14 An Intentional Life
10 Be Inspired
7 20 Simple Strategies for Getting Healthy
4 Eva’s List: Traveling Light for Women
July
31 Tea Rituals for Focus, Health & Slowness
26 The 7-Step Write a Book Fast Program
20 16 Essential Tips for Traveling with a Family
17 Limit Screen Time, Limit Sitting
13 Simplify.
10 Dedicated but Balanced
6 Why Killing Time Isn’t a Sin
3 Tynan’s Rules for Living
June
29 The Wisdom of Allowing Things to Happen
26 How to Learn A Language in 90 Days
22 The Zen of the Barbell
19 Where in the World Do I Start?
17 The Tiny Guide to Being a Great Dad
15 20 Small Actions to Create a Fit Environment
13 The Unprocrastination Course
12 How Being a Control Freak Can Set You Free
8 The Most Important Skill to Master
5 The Three-Day Monk Syndrome
1 Infusing Play into Mundane Tasks
May
29 The Tiny Guide to Creating the Flossing Habit
25 Beating the Anxiety of Online Reading
22 Imagine
18 The Little Guide to Contentedness
15 The 9-5 Guide to Staying Active
10 Three Little Habits to Find Focus
7 How to Live Well
3 What I’ve Learned About Learning
April
30 The 39th Lesson
24 How to Fail at Habits
23 Webinar: How I Used the Power of Bad Habits to Change My Life
19 Crazy Talk: The Do-What-You-Love Guide
17 Why We Overplan
11 Teaching Kids to Pack Ultralight
9 How to Meditate Daily
5 How to Beat the Exhaustiveness of Stressful Work
3 How to Go From Fear to Freedom, One Step at a Time
March
26 An Exceedingly Simple Guide to Keeping a Journal
22 A Powerful Three-Step Algorithm for Happiness
20 The Way of the Peaceful Parent
16 Empty-Handed, Full-Hearted
14 The Unpredictable Freedom and Sweetness of Chaos
9 A Survival Guide for Beating Information Addiction
6 5 Excuses that Keep You Unhealthy (and How to Destroy Them)
2 How to Build the Muscle of Change
February
24 An Autodidact’s Schedule
21 It’s Not Too Late to Change Your Habits
17 Clutterfree Inspiration: Two Beautiful Transformations
14 9 Essential Skills Kids Should Learn
9 The Pause Upon Which All Else Relies
6 The Thousand Cuts Fitness Program
2 The Two-Headed Beast of Successful Habit Change
January
27 Creating Silence from Chaos
23 The Habits That Crush Us
17 Learning to Sit Alone, in a Quiet Empty Room
13 Life as a Conscious Practice
11 Your Top 10 Clutter Questions, Answered
9 Clearing Your Life for a New Year
6 How to Tackle Your Clutter
5 How to Have the Best Year of Your Life (without Setting a Single Goal)
3 The Clutterfat Challenge: Transform Your Living Space in a Month


2011
December
29 A Compact Guide to Creating the Fitness Habit
27 The Essential Zen Habits of 2011
23 12 Tips For Beating the Social Overeating Habit
20 The Parable of the Modern Farmer
16 Sitting and Watching
13 Quashing the Self-Improvement Urge
9 100 Days with No Goals
6 Kids Who Are Gift-less are Gifted
1 The Secret Rule of Changing Anything
November
28 3 Simple Steps to Making Money From Any Passion
25 Get Back on Track
22 The No New Gifts Holiday Challenge
17 On the Future of Books: A Discussion with Seth Godin
11 Clutterfree, Finally
9 The Many Reasons We Rely Upon Our Clutter
8 5 Simple Principles for Becoming an Expert
3 The Rut, & the Way Out
October
31 The 8 Habits of Healthy Living
27 The Silliness of Busyness
25 The Rules of Effortless Parenting
20 The Effortless Life: A Manual for Contentment, Mindfulness, & Flow
17 The Single-Changing Method
14 How I Changed My Life, In Four Lines
12 Tired of Being Tired
10 7 Little Things That Make Life Effortless
7 The Voice of Patience
5 Become a God of Learning Your Trade
3 How to Read More: A Lover’s Guide
September
30 The Half Step That Will Change Your Life
28 5 Ways To Turn Fear Into Fuel
26 Start Slow
19 Unautomate Your Money
15 5 Shortcuts to Finding Your Passion
12 The Joy of Scarcity
9 The Four Things I Wish I Could Say No To
6 Toss Productivity Out
1 Improve Every Moment
August
29 Best Procrastination Tip Ever
27 The Tragedy of Missing Out
25 3 Clear Reasons to Change Careers
22 The 5 Principles of a Profound Workday
17 The Quiet Theory of Influence
15 Exercises for the Terminally Busy
12 The Amazing Power of Being Present
10 A Day in the Life of a Minimalist
8 The Tao of Travel
6 The Little Productivity Tip of a Zen Teacher
2 Four Simple Fitness Fundamentals
July
29 When Willpower is Trumped by Bad Habits
27 Simple Daily Habits to Ignite Your Passion
23 Finding Your Voice
21 Effortless Decision-Making
19 5 Steps to Create a New Habit
16 Do One Thing Well
13 How to Be Happy Anytime
11 The Intersection of Fit and Fun
7 The Zen Habits of Teen-agers
5 10 Life Lessons from a Reluctant Runner
June
29 Toss Your Expectations Into the Ocean
27 A Simple Strategy for Simplifying
24 6 Money Lessons for My College-Aged Daughter
20 Living With Chaos
16 My Standing Desk Experiment
13 When Being Who You Are Challenges the Norms
10 Lessons We’re Learning Riding Mass Transit
7 Joyfear
6 Healthy Snacks: 10 Ideas for More Wholesome Eating
3 The Illusion of Control
1 The Comparison Trap
May
30 Finally, the Truth About Soy
27 Decluttering as Zen Meditation
25 Simple Budgeting for Lazy People
23 How to Be Irresistible at Any Age
21 The Myth of Discipline
19 7 Simple Tips To Deal With Negative People
12 Place Yourself in the Presence of Greatness
10 The Really Simple Way to Get Work Done
6 Get Started: From Overweight to Healthy
4 The Small-Scale Approach to Achieving Great Things
April
30 38 Life Lessons I’ve Learned in 38 Years
25 Breaking Free From Consumerist Chains
20 A Simple Fitness Plan for Travelers
18 Create.
14 Simplify Your Life with Balance
12 How to Finish
4 5 Simple Ways to Reboot Your Family
March
31 The Art of Handling Criticism Gracefully
29 How to Start
25 Your Emails are Too Long
24 The Little Guide to Un-Procrastination
21 Surround Yourself with Passionate People
18 9 Mindfulness Rituals to Make Your Day Better
16 The Simplest Cure for Insomnia
10 The Little Habits
8 A Simple Guide for a Mindful Digital Life
2 Monk Mind: How to Increase Your Focus
February
25 Burnout is Beautiful
23 Can’t Find a Dream Job? Create Your Own
18 Create Time to Change Your Life
8 Eat Like Leo:The First Steps To A Healthier Diet
4 How I Train: Fitness for the Everyperson
1 Relationships are easy
January
26 The Simplest Diet for Lean Fitness
25 The Spiral of Successful Habits
18 Finding the Elusive Work-Life Balance
11 5 Ways to Lose Your Stuff (Not Your Lover)
3 Simple guide to speaking foreign languages


2010
December
28 The Essential Zen Habits of 2010
21 How to find opportunity
20 When In Doubt Simplify
17 Lessons from Less
8 Tied Up in Knots? The Minimalist’s Guide to Inner Peace
5 Get Inspired
1 The Case Against Buying Christmas Presents
November
24 achieving, without goals
16 Minimalist fitness: your kids are the gym
15 lessons from a car-free life
12 the insidious perfidiousness of doubts, overcome
9 How to Harness the Power of Momentum
4 The Little Book of Procrastination Remedies
October
27 Traveling Lightly Through Life
21 Focus: My new book on simplicity in the age of distractions
18 Why I don’t care about success
12 Nine Quick Tips to Identify Clutter
September
29 you’re already perfect
23 A simplified morning routine
21 A Minimalist’s Guide to eBay: The Least You Need to Know to Get Started
19 The Beginner’s Guide to Zen Habits – A Guided Tour
16 Life’s missing white space
14 The Simple Joys of Smaller Living
9 Simplify, and Savor Life
7 Staring Out Over the Bridge
2 find stillness to cure the illness
August
31 The Minimalist’s Guide to Cultivating Passion
27 a brief guide to life
24 How to Summit Life’s Everyday Mountains
18 The Wastefulness of Decluttering; or How to Make Less Count for More
11 The importance of enjoying the habit
3 7 Simple Ways To Say “No”
July
27 the best goal is no goal
21 How to be Insanely Productive and Still Keep Smiling
14 The elements of change
9 The Clean-Slate Guide to Simplicity
2 How to Simplify When You Love Your Stuff
June
30 Notes from San Francisco
25 Eating Healthfully- A Long Term Vision
16 11 Creative Ways to Avoid Becoming a Workaholic
8 The Absolute Beginner’s Guide To Starting A Small Online Business
4 The end of busy
1 A Beginner’s Guide to Trail Running
May
27 The No. 1 Habit of Highly Creative People
25 Slow Down and Enjoy Relationships
20 The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Barefoot Running
18 Empire Building and the Art of Small Steps
13 the tao of productivity
11 Letting Go of Attachment, from A to Zen
7 kindfully + mindfully
4 5 Essential Zen Habits for Balanced Living
April
29 The Elements of Living Lightly
27 Kill Your To-Do List
23 minimalism, rethunk
22 Cutting the Cord to Materialism
19 6 Ways For Teens to Avoid Distractions and Finish Homework
16 Slow Wealth: The Fantasmic JD Roth Interview
14 5 Ways To Combat Reactionary Workflow
12 the zen of doing
9 Frictionless Work: How to Clear Your Life of Non-Essential Tasks
7 The Secret to Making Life Decisions With Too Many Options
5 34 Little Ways to Share With the World
2 the lost art of solitude
March
31 The Ultimate Minimalist: 5 Powerful Lessons You Can Learn From Gandhi
29 13 small things to simplify your workday
26 the barefoot philosophy
24 How to Master the Art of Mindful Eating
22 10 Ways to Deal With the Non-Simplifying Others in Your Life
18 How I Became (Mostly) Google-free in About a Day
17 The Simple Guide to Optimal Health & Fitness
15 How to Be a Positive Person, in Under 300 Words
12 The Simple Way to Stick to a Meal Plan
10 The Lost Practice of Resting One Day Each Week
5 How to Reclaim Your Attention
3 5 Ways To Travel More With Less
1 The Little Guide to Inspiration
February
26 Kill Busywork: The One Skill to Focus On What Matters
24 The One Deadly Sin of Changing Habits
22 How I Was Able to Ace Exams Without Studying
19 4 Simple Principles of Getting to Completion
17 The Hidden Art of Achieving Creative Flow
15 Email Sanity: How to Clear Your Inbox When You’re Drowning
10 Stillness is a Powerful Action
8 On minimalism
6 12 Classic Zen Habits Posts You Might Not Have Read
4 9 Unconventional Steps to a Thriving, “Very Small” Business
1 Zen Habits Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
January
28 How Not to Hurry
26 The Reason You’re Stuck (and the one best way to avoid the six ways that will keep you stuck)
22 Your Most Frequently Asked Running Questions – Answered
21 The Ultimate How to Get Lean Guide
19 Unraveled? Here’s How to Knit Yourself and the World Together
13 20-plus Amazing Fitness Blogs to Inspire You
11 8 Unconventional Ways to De-stress and Release Tension
6 5 Great Ways to Conquer Self Doubt
4 How to Make the Most of the Fresh Start of a New Year


2009
December
30 The Essential Zen Habits of 2009
28 The Definitive Guide to Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolutions
21 How Passion and Focus Will Rock Your Career
17 The Zen Habits List of Perfect Books for Perfect Gifts
14 How to Be Mindful During the Holidays, in 350 words
9 48 Fun Ways to Exercise
7 20 Key Questions on Motivation and Habits, Answered
November
28 How to Want Very Little
23 How We Can Help Alleviate World Poverty in Three Easy Steps
16 The Simple, Ridiculously Useful Guide to Earning a Living from Your Passion
13 How To Focus On What Truly Matters
11 The Short but Powerful Guide to Finding Your Passion
9 The Little Rules of Action
6 Low-Stress Ways To Move House and Declutter Your Life
4 The Only Way to Become Amazingly Great at Something
2 How to Stop Being a Workaholic
October
30 The Beginner’s Guide To Minimalist Travel
28 The Minimalist Gmail Firefox Extension
26 The Anti-Fast Food Diet
23 How to Give Yourself to Whatever the Moment Brings, and Forget Stress
21 14 Simple Tips for Super Fast Web Browsing
19 The Breath of God Inspiration Method
16 Coding Simplicity: How to Avoid Feature Creep in Your Life
14 Life is Poetry
12 How to Defeat Burnout and Stay Motivated
7 Live Simply, and Save the Drama for Your Mother
5 Announcing Zen Family Habits
1 There’s No Task Easier Than No Task
September
28 The Habit Change Cheatsheet: 29 Ways to Successfully Ingrain a Behavior
25 The Slow Secret: How to Make Lasting Changes in Your Life
22 Bonus Video Podcasts for The Essential Motivation Handbook
20 8 Ways Doing Less Can Transform Your Work & Life
18 Survive and Thrive: How to Transform Anxiety into Inspiration
16 How to Be Childlike
14 The Simple Guide to a Minimalist Life
13 How Simplicity Can Help Creativity, Briefly
9 Done: Reduce Task Friction to Get to Task Completion
8 Do Interesting Things
4 A Single Principle to Declutter Your Health
1 Minimalist Gmail: How to Get Rid of the Non-Essentials
August
30 Education Needs to Be Turned on Its Head
28 3 Jedi Mind Tricks to Feel Better in a Nanosecond
26 Get Less Done: Stop Being Productive and Enjoy Yourself
24 How to Live a Better Life with Less
21 Virus Protection For The Mind
19 How to Let Go of Hyperparenting and Learn to Relax With Your Kids
17 The Get-Started-Now Guide to Becoming Self-Employed
14 The 7 Essential Rules To Optimum Health & Weight Loss
12 The Minimalist Principle: Omit Needless Things
10 Work as Play
5 The Little But Really Useful Guide to Creativity
3 Your Life, Simplified
July
30 Two Questions to Help You Gain Perspective
28 Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox
27 Simplicity Redefined: Be Open to What Emerges
26 The Zen Habits Story
25 Three Effective Ways to Enhance Your Willpower
23 Accept What Is — Don’t Judge as Good or Bad
21 The Essential Motivation Handbook
20 10 Ways To Give Yourself A Procrastination Inoculation
19 Be Still.
17 Take Lots of Breaks to Get More Done
16 A Beautiful Method to Find Peace of Mind
13 Three Simple Changes To Get Fit and Green at the Same Time
10 The Healthy and Fit Algorithm
6 Love Life, Not Stuff
5 Breathe.
2 5 Ways to Spend Less Time at Work
1 Why Your Email Inbox Is NOT a Good To-do List
June
29 Why You (Almost) Never See a Fat Japanese (or, How I Lost 5 lbs. in Tokyo)
25 All the Advice on Happiness You’ll Ever Need in One Post
24 How to Kill Your Excuses
22 20 Classic Zen Habits Posts You Might Not Have Seen Yet
16 The Simple Fitness Rules
15 7 Secrets to Raising a Happy Child
11 The 10 Essential Rules for Slowing Down and Enjoying Life More
9 6 Amazing Techniques to Staying Happy During a Stressful Project
8 A Simple Guide to Keeping Your Counters Clutter-free
3 It’s Time for a New Relationship With Food
2 9 Ways to Twitter Your Personal Development
1 8 Liberating Strategies for Clearing the Queues in Your Life
May
31 The Best Way to Successfully Overhaul Your Life
28 3 Ways to Get More Done With the Power of Less
28 The Art of Artlessness: On Living Simply and Naturally
22 Would You Rather Be Right or Happy?
21 How to Let Go and Forgive
20 How to Create a Minimalist Computer Experience
18 55 Ways to Get More Energy
14 The Art of the Small: How to Make an Impact
12 6 Small Things You Can Do When You Lack Discipline
11 The One Tool You Need to Lead a Balanced Life
10 Please Help Zen Habits with 3 Quick Questions
7 How to Make Gmail Your Ultimate Productivity Center
6 Stop Reading About It and Do It
4 Zen Habits Declutters Its Ads
3 Creative Inspiration: The Pulse That Beats Within Us All
April
29 The Mindfulness Guide for the Super Busy: How to Live Life to the Fullest
28 The Secret Ingredient for a Better Marriage
27 30 Incredible Places to Turn When You Need Inspiration
26 Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway (or, the Privatization of the English Language)
24 5 Foolproof Ways to Produce a Burning Desire for Your Goals
22 A Guide to Beating the Fears That Are Holding You Back
21 How to Clear Your Life’s Obstacles by Performing a Home Organizing Audit
20 The Simplest Way to Clear Out Your Email Inbox
16 The Leo vs. Bellyfat Challenge
14 5 Tiny Steps to Quit Being Such a Jerk
13 How to Go From Fat To Fit For Good
8 Don’t Have Time for Goals? Simplify Your Commitments
7 How to Find Your Amazing Work
3 You’re Not Perfect, So What? Five Steps to Reclaim Your New Year’s Resolution
1 Ultra-Simple 3-Step Productivity System for Getting Amazing Things Done
March
31 The Biggest Waste of Time
30 Stuff I’ve Been Reading and (Mostly) Love
26 The Cure for What Ails You: How to Beat the Misery of Discontentment
24 Dead Simple Guide to Beating Procrastination
18 17 Arse-kicking Strategies to Stick to Your Diet and Get Fit
17 The Fine Art of Decision-Making – 7 Tips for Getting Decisions Made Easier
14 The 5 Percent Trick: Finding Passion and Purpose in Life
12 8 Ways to Make Huge Savings in Your Budget
9 Steps Towards a More Sustainable Life of Less
8 A Guide to Starting Out in Triathlon
4 How to Deal With Major Disruptions to Your Routine
2 Five Simple Exercise Programs for Beginners
February
27 Why You Should Think About Encouraging Others to Be Brilliant
25 10 Essential Money Skills for a Bad Economy
24 10 Ways to Beat the “Can’t Get No Satisfaction” Syndrome
23 Let the World Pass You By
21 Five Strategies for Surviving a Tough Boss
19 Achieve Your Dreams Despite Pressures of Work and Family
17 Finding the Natural Rhythms and Flows of Working
15 The Joys of Moving, the Comfort of Friends and Family
11 Task Ninja: Form the Action Habit
10 Conquer the Fears Lurking in the Dark Corners of Your Mind
9 How to Declutter an Entire Room in One Go
7 How to Create the Abundance Mindset
6 Bad Habits Slap Us Down, but a Theme Encourages
5 30 Simple Family Pleasures
4 First: Your Feelings … Then: Your Action Plan
3 How to Find Islands of Ease in the Chaos of Life
2 What’s Your Groundhog Day Resolution?
January
30 Two Simple Ways to Form New Habits Without Really Trying
28 What Would You Do If You Only Had a Short Time to Live?
27 How to Get Things Done with Twitter
26 Why You Should Celebrate Your Mistakes
25 The Zen Of Real Food: Keeping Eating Simple
22 On Compassion Towards Our Children
21 How to Instill the Love of Reading – In Your Child, or Yourself
20 The Socratic Method To Great Living (5 Simple Steps)
19 On Compassion Towards Animals
16 The Power of Gradual
15 Exclusive Interview: Leo Talks With Tim Ferriss of 4-Hour Workweek
14 Google Features I’d Like To See
14 Personal Branding: Be Aware of Your Pigeonhole – It’s Hard to Switch
13 Become a Career Renegade: Interview with Career Expert Jonathan Fields
12 The Lazy Manifesto: Do Less. Then, Do Even Less.
9 The Culture of Free, and The Power of Less
7 Leo Interviews Merlin Mann
6 Lifestyle Redesign for the New Year
5 The Single Secret to Making 2009 Your Best Year Ever
2 The Essential Zen Habits of 2008


2008
December
31 My Four Commandments
30 The Power of Less Has Launched
25 Free Ebook: Thriving on Less – Simplifying in a Tough Economy
24 The Six Greatest Gifts You Can Give Your Loved Ones (Plus Audio Tips on Achieving Goals)
23 Taming Your Email: Audio Tips on Finding Inbox Zen
22 20 Amazing and Essential Non-fiction Books to Enrich Your Library
22 Office Zen: Audio Tips on Focusing on One Task at a Time
21 A Minimalist’s Guide to Using Twitter Simply, Productively, and Funly
18 Leo’s Book: The Power of Less Video and Website
17 Beat the Holiday or Financial Blues: 9 Tips for Making Yourself Happier in the Next 30 Minutes
16 My Kick-Butt Marathon Strategy: Smile, Breathe and Go Slowly (Plus, Why I LOVED Honolulu)
11 I’m Running the Marathon This Weekend
8 11 Ways to Cure Someday Syndrome
7 The Essential Time-Saving Guide for Busy People
4 Extreme Lifehacking: How Timothy Ferriss Conquered TV and Horseback Archery
1 Breaking a Bad Habit Shatters the Rung Beneath You
November
30 The Two Okinawan Diet Rules (or How I’m Getting Leaner During the Holidays)
25 A Time for Gratitude
24 Five Great Ways to Conquer Your Fears
23 My Most Recent Failures and What I’ve Learned
21 6 Seconds To Relax
19 Living Simply: The Ultimate Guide to Conquering Your Clutter
16 10 Steps to Take Action and Eliminate Bureaucracy
14 Six Life Lessons Learned from Triathlon Training
9 7 Fail-proof Ways to Rev Up Your Fat Burning and Get Lean
6 How To Find That Elusive Balance Between Work and Life
6 Branding 101: How to Promote Your Blog (or Yourself) Like the Big Guys Do
3 The Simple Joy Of A Beating Heart
2 The 7 Keys to Turning Bad Habits Into Good Habits
October
29 Six Simple Steps to Avoid Credit Problems in a Bad Economy
28 Why Discovering Your Obsession Can Lead to Your Greatness
27 8 Tremendously Important Ways That Gratitude Can Change Your Life
22 Pare It Down: Cut Away the Extraneous to Leave the Awesome
21 Listen Up: How Honest Communication Can Save Your Marriage
13 Beat the Sugar Habit: 3 Steps to Cut Sweets (Mostly) Out of Your Life
12 Productivity 2.0: How the New Rules of Work Are Changing the Game
8 The Only Two Secrets to Motivating Yourself You’ll Ever Need
7 Re-Centering: Finding Your Way Back To The Life You Meant To Live
5 10 Simple Ways to Live a Less Stressful Life
3 13 Ways to Simplify International Travel
1 Success Isn’t a Competition: Boosting Others Helps You in the Long Run
September
30 9 Fail-proof Tips for Eating Healthy at Social Gatherings
25 Attack Your Limitations: Turn Your Weaknesses Into Strengths
24 Blogging God Steve Pavlina Interview: On Motivation, Handling Email, Daily Routines, How He Got Started, and Much More
22 Really Simple Goal Setting
19 How to Live Life to the Max with Beginner’s Mind
17 Minimalist Fitness II: Yardwork Workouts, Prisoner Workout and Other Non-traditional Exercises
14 Sound of Silence: How to Find Some Quietude in Your Life
11 Lifehacker’s Gina Trapani: Her Top 3 Productivity Tips and Much More
9 Mahatma Gandhi’s 5 Teachings To Bring About World Peace
8 The Many Paths to Simplicity
7 21 Easy Hacks to Simplify Your Life
4 Some Great Links, and the New Zen Habits Reddit Community
2 5 Legal Tips for Peace of Mind
1 6 Questions to Ask Yourself to Get the Most Out of Life
August
27 7 Little Habits That Can Change Your Life, and How to Form Them
26 The No. 1 Lifehack You can Implement Today to Make the World a Better Place
25 Life’s Enough: Stop Comparing Yourself to Others
24 The Dirty Little Secrets of Productivity Bloggers
23 How Do You Help Out a Blogger?
21 Is Our Addiction to Saving Money Destroying the Real America?
20 12 New Rules of Working You Should Embrace Today
19 50 Amazing and Essential Novels to Enrich Your Library
18 25 Painless Ways to Free Up an Hour a Day for Your Goals
14 What’s Wrong With the World? Not a Damn Thing
12 Top 5 Most Inspirational Videos on YouTube
11 7 Powerful Ways to Get the Most Out of Any Situation
10 32 Ways to Make Someone Happy Today
8 The Five Things You Need to Know About Finding the Work You Love
7 Minimalist Fitness: How to Get In Lean Shape With Little or No Equipment
6 Jump-Start Your Workspace: Small Changes That Improve Focus and Shorten Your Work Day
5 A Marital Spark: 6 Principles For More Passion And Energy In Marriage
4 20 Strategies to Defeat the Urge to Do Useless Tasks
July
31 The Beginner’s Guide to Zen Habits – A Guided Tour
30 Notes on Life: Positive Thinking, Speeding, “Flow” in Meetings, Reading with My Kids
29 8 Great Anti-Hacks to Fundamentally Change Your Life
28 The Building Blocks of a Super Healthy Diet (with a sample meal plan)
25 What’s in a Name? A Take on “Zen Habits” From a Zen Monk
24 Now Do This, and The Single- Tasking Philosophy
23 Reclaim Your Time: 20 Great Ways to Find More Free Time
22 How To Be A Great Mom – 12 Awesome Tips
21 Life Laundry Day: Get Your Affairs in Order Each Week to Clear Your Mind
17 The List to Beat All Lists: Top 20 Productivity Lists to Rock Your Tasks
16 The Only Guide to Happiness You’ll Ever Need
15 How to Establish New Habits the No-Sweat Way
14 How to Connect With Humanity When You Feel All Alone
12 My Auntie Kerry Just Died … I’ll Truly Miss Her
8 The Golden Money List: Hundreds of Tips for Turning Your Financial Life Around
7 Living Life Overweight: 10 Reasons Why You’re Not To Blame
6 15 Tips for Becoming as Patient as Job
1 The Unsurpassable Productivity List: A Handy Guide to Getting Important Things Done
June
30 Lessons in Productivity from Ralph Waldo Emerson
29 9 Steps to Achieving Flow (and Happiness) in Your Work
25 How to Get a Lot Done – 7 Tips to Achieve More
24 All The Best Tips on Getting In Shape, In One Handy List
23 How to Go From Sedentary to Running in Five Steps
22 How I Paid Off $35,000 in Debt, and How You Can Too
17 Three Truths to Help You Create a Life of Gratitude
15 13 Ideas to Keep Your Wedding As Simple As Possible
15 Notes on Fatherhood
11 Everything You Wanted to Know About Simplifying Your Life, and Way More
9 7 Habits Essential for Tackling the Multitasking Virus
8 Autopilot Achievement: How to Turn Your Goals Into Habits
8 Why the Law of Attraction is Wrong, But Why It Still Works
5 The Ultimate Guide to Motivation – How to Achieve Any Goal
1 The Six Key Steps to Healthy Finances in Your Relationship
May
29 8 Frugal Tips for Legal Matters
27 Web Warrior Tools: Ridiculously Useful Guides to Everything
23 25 Ways to Help a Fellow Human Being Today
19 Questions and Answers on Compassion with the Dalai Lama
17 First Sprint Triathlon Completed! (Race Report)
15 A Letter to My Son, on Starting Out In Life
14 Living the Prolific Life: A How-to Guide
13 17 Tips to Help You Get Leaner and Fitter
8 Five Ways to Cope When Your Child Returns to the Nest
7 Zen Habits Update (with a Best of April 2008)
4 16 Ways to Keep A Razor- Sharp Focus at Work
April
24 The Seven Deadly Sins of a Relationship
23 Simple Manifesto: Break Free from the Tyranny of the Clock
21 Finding Health and Balance as a Blogger (or, Life Will Kill You, Not Blogging)
15 The Simple Life
10 13 Things to Avoid When Changing Habits
9 The Beauty and Culture of the Island of Guam
9 Zen Habits spammed
7 The Rules of the Unbelievable Lightness of Being Club, and How I’m Gonna Get in Shape
3 18 Five-Minute Decluttering Tips to Start Conquering Your Mess
2 The Incredible Power of Contentment
1 Best of Zen Habits: March 2008
March
31 10 Things I Learned From My Second Marathon
30 Life Coding: 9 Ways to Fight Feature Creep in Our Lives
27 Notes on Life: Mantras, Small Things, Lists, and Such
26 Get Past The Pineapple: 10 Life Lessons From Your Fruit Bowl
25 25 Ways to Simplify Your Life with Kids
24 Help Me Write My Book
20 36 Great Tips for Keeping Travel as Simple as Possible (and Two Poems)
19 Twelve Keys of Emotional Intelligence
18 12 Essential Rules to Live More Like a Zen Monk
13 A User’s Guide to Fabulous Friendships
12 The Magical Power of Focus
12 A Guide to Creating a Minimalist Workspace
10 How to Make the Time for Your Personal Goals
9 Make Today Your Personal Miracle
6 Are you an unclutterer or a cleaner?
5 5 Amazing Mac Apps for Getting Things Done (Plus a Custom-Rigged Setup)
4 Flip Your Karma: 8 Tricks to Turn the Bad Into the Awesome
4 Ask Me Anything You Want – 100 Question Extravaganza
3 10 Tips To Take Back Control Of Your Health And Get On The Path To Wellness
3 Best of Zen Habits, February 2008
2 The Zen of Tech: 12 Powerful Ways to Keep Your Online Life Simple and Peaceful
February
28 20 Money Hacks: Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Finances
27 12 Practical Steps for Learning to Go With the Flow
25 Top 20 Parent Hacks: Tips for Organization, Kid Optimization, and Happiness
24 Exclusive Interview: Stephen Covey on His Morning Routine, Blogs, Technology, GTD and The Secret
21 The Zen Habits Handbook for Life
20 A 12-Step Program to Eating Healthier Than Ever Before
18 Punk Rock Your Life: The Simple Six-Letter Word That Determines Success
17 20 Things I Wish I Had Known When Starting Out in Life
14 7 Food Hacks to Stay Alert Without Caffeine
13 10 Tips for Life’s Greatest Challenge: Love Thy Enemy
13 The 10 Biggest Influences on Zen Habits
11 5 Inspiration Hacks for Creative People
10 7 Steps to Turn Your Self-Improvement Desires Into Reality
7 17 Fitness Truths To Get You In Great Shape
6 The ABCs of Remaining Cool in a Crazy World
5 A Simple Guide to Being Present for the Overworked and Overwhelmed
4 11 Ways To Expand Your Mind And Recover From Brain Rot
3 17 Unbeatable Ways to Create a Peaceful, Relaxed Workday
1 Best of Zen Habits, January 2008
1 Create a New Habit in February
January
31 7 Current Writers I’m In Love With
30 30 Things to Do to Keep From Getting Bored Out of Your Skull at Work
29 How Productivity Habits Reduced the Impact of Theft … Twice
28 The Minimalist’s Guide to Simple Housework
28 Reader Contest: Design a Zen Habits T-shirt or Mug
24 Top 30 Tips for Staying Productive and Sane While Working From Home
24 Write To Done: Unmissable Articles About Writing, Twice Weekly
23 Dream Come True: I’ve Got a Book Deal!
23 Happy 1st Birthday Zen Habits – Celebrating One Wonderful Year
22 6 Effective Ways to Combat Boredom
21 7 Powerful Steps to Overcoming Resistance and Actually Getting Stuff Done
16 A Guide to Cutting Back When You Feel Overwhelmed
16 So I Quit My Day Job – Holy Cow! I Took the Plunge
14 One Simple Principle to Live By: Purity
13 Why I Love Being a Dad
10 The Minimalist’s Guide to Fighting (and Beating) Clutter Entropy
9 10 Steps to Become an Email Ninja
8 Resolution Makeover: 5 Things To Consider When Setting This Year’s Goals
7 Open Source Blogging: Feel Free to Steal My Content
6 The Four Laws of Simplicity, and How to Apply Them to Life
4 3 Ways To Claim Your Life Back – How To Step Away From Your Computer
2 7 Essential Tips to Make 2008 Your Best Year Ever


2007
December
31 How to Slow Down Now (Please Read Slowly)
30 5 Powerful Reasons to Make Reflection a Daily Habit, and How to Do It
28 Best of Zen Habits in 2007
26 How to Survive (and Thrive) During the Holidays When You Feel Alone
20 Top 25 Life-Improving Christmas Gifts for Under $10
18 The Zen of Shaving: How a Double-edge Razor Can Change Your Life
17 Must-Own Resource: How to Be a Rockstar Freelancer
16 14 Stress-Free Ways to Kick Weight Loss in the Butt
13 15 Can’t-Miss Ways to Declutter Your Mind
11 How to Go From Skinny to Muscular in 7 Steps (with a diet plan)
9 25 Killer Actions to Boost Your Self-Confidence
6 Wake Up: A Guide to Living Your Life Consciously
5 How Many Hours Are In Your Day?
4 5 Out-of-the-Box Ways to Connect with your Teen, Tween and Young Kids
3 The 10 Key Actions That Finally Got Me Out of Debt; or, Why Living Frugally is Only Part of the Solution
2 Top 10 Most Hilarious YouTube Videos
November
29 Faith in Humanity: How to Bring People Closer, and Restore Kindness
28 Unproductivity: 8 Fantabulous Ways to Make the Most of Your Laziest Days
28 Why ‘Free’ is a Good Business Model
26 Top 20 Ways to Come Up With Amazing Ideas
26 How to Make the Most Out of Luck in Your Career and Life
25 Obsessive- Compulsive’s Guide: Top 12 Organizing Tips, Plus Resources
22 How to Doggedly Pursue Your Dreams in the Face of Naysayers
21 Take This Quiz: Are You an Under-buyer or an Over-buyer?
18 Top 10 Resources and Inspirations for Decluttering Your Home
15 Escape Your Location: How to Become Free From the Office
13 Eight Essential Tips to Overcoming Shyness and Making a Good Impression
11 How to Get Things Done on Your Mac
8 10 Simple, Sure-fire Ways to Make Today Your Best Day Ever
7 Leo Interviewed on Blogging by Darren Rowse of ProBlogger
7 Meditation for Beginners: 20 Practical Tips for Quieting the Mind
6 Zen To Done: The Simple Productivity E-Book
5 Five Things You Need to Know About Effective Habit Change
2 10 Great Ways to Show You’re Grateful Today
1 Haiku Productivity: Limit Your Projects to Achieve Completion
October
31 Removing Negative Thought: Tips To Overcome and Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone
30 How to ‘Let It Be’ When You’re Upset
29 How to Stick to Your Goals When Life Disrupts ‘Em
26 10 Great Workouts to Spice Up Your Running Program
25 Ugly Productivity: 5 Steps to a Distraction-free Workspace
24 15 Great Decluttering Tips
23 5 Tips to Maximize Your Ability to Concentrate
22 Eight Keys to a Happier Marriage
19 31 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise
18 My Boss and Friend Died Last Night. I Will Miss Him.
18 A Simple Method to Avoid Being Judgmental (yes, that means you!)
17 9 Tips to Throw Off the Chains of Consumerism
17 Fabulous Guest Posters and Changing Up the Zen Habits Routine
16 10 Ways To Improve Your Financial Situation In Just 15 Minutes
15 5 Ways Save the World, While Getting Fitter, Saving Money, Simplifying, and Becoming Happier
12 Hassle-free Weight Loss: The Zen Habits Meal Plan
11 30 Frugal Gift Ideas to Show You Appreciate Someone
9 Fiscal Fitness: Eliminate Debt with 10 Successful Diet Principles
8 My Parenting Interview; and Everything Else You Ever Wanted To Know About Leo Babauta
5 How to Build Muscle and Lose Fat
4 How to Give Kind Criticism, and Avoid Being Critical
3 Escaping the Cubicle and Getting Off the Corporate Treadmill
2 10 Lessons to Teach Your Kids About Money
1 6 Rules for Dealing With Habits vs. Tasks
September
28 How to Use Mini-Meditations to Relax and Find Focus
27 How to Accept Criticism with Grace and Appreciation
26 Simple Living Simplified: 10 Things You Can Do Today to Simplify Your Life
25 Mastering Productivity: How to Be More Effective With Your Time
24 Haiku Productivity: Limit Your Work Week
21 4 Simple Steps to Start the Exercise Habit
20 My Gadgetless Life: Leo Interviewed on Bloggers Cribs
19 Minimalist Fun: The 100 Things Challenge
18 Put Your Spending into Reverse Gear
17 Engineer Life: Set Up Habit Changes So It’s Hard to Fail
14 10 Tasty, Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas
13 Why Living a Life of Gratitude Can Make You Happy
12 Key Question: How Much Is Enough?
11 7 Things You Can Do Today to Prepare for Retirement
10 Haiku Productivity: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential
7 Simple Things You Can Do to Lose Weight
6 Design Your Life: What Would You Do If You Had Nothing To Do?
5 Simple Living Manifesto: 72 Ideas to Simplify Your Life
4 Become a Bookworm; Happiness Tips; and Making the Perfect Pitch
4 The Cheapskate’s Bible: The Complete Tightwad Gazette
3 How to Learn More and Study Less
August
31 6 Steps to Lose the Buddha (Belly)
30 Get Off Your Butt: 16 Ways to Get Motivated When You’re in a Slump
29 Simple Systems: Clean Your House as You Go (with an added burst)
28 The Cheapskate Guide: 50 Tips for Frugal Living
27 How to Be Your Own Executive Assistant in 3 Easy Steps
24 Cyber Minimalist: How to Work (Almost) Completely Online
23 6 Practical and Powerful Ways to Overcome Depression
22 Peaceful Simplicity: How to Live a Life of Contentment
21 10 Odd Little Minimalist Things I Do
21 Simple Finances: How and Why to Build Up a Cushion in the Bank
20 20 Great Tools to Keep Your Life Organized
17 How to Become a Vegetarian, the Easy Way
16 How to Say No and Stay Friends
15 A Guide to Creating a Minimalist Home
14 6 Annoying Fetishes I Talk Too Much About
14 10 Ideas for Living a Life Without Credit or Debt
13 27 Great Tips to Keep Your Life Organized
11 106 Money-Saving Tips for a Frugal Lifestyle
8 Strategies for Time Wasters and Information Overload
8 21 Tips on Keeping a Simple Home with Kids
7 The Value of a Parent Staying Home with Kids, and Tips on How to Do It
6 How to Work Like the Masters
6 A 3-Step Cure for Digital Packrats, and How to Know If You’re One of Them
3 The Zen of Running, and 10 Ways to Make It Work for You
2 Tips to Establish a Morning & Evening Routine
1 Handle Chores, House Cleaning and Errands with Simple Systems
July
31 21 Strategies for Creating an Emergency Fund, and Why It’s Critical
30 100 Tips to Improve Your Life; and LifeRemix.net Launched
30 How to Simplify Your Filing System; or, Why Stacking Just Doesn’t Work
27 Zen To Slim: A Simple, 5-Step Weight Loss Plan
26 18 Practical Tips for Living the Golden Rule
25 12 Ideas for Establishing a Calming Routine
24 6 Summer Travel Tips
23 Connected Mode: 10 Ways to Stay Productive with Online Work
20 16 Great, Healthy Dinners in 10-minutes or Less
19 75 Simple Pleasures to Brighten Your Day
18 How to Find Peace Living With a Packrat
17 Enjoy Life Now, AND Save for Later; or, Why Delayed Gratification is a False Dichotomy
13 5 Powerful Reasons to Eat Slower
12 5 Inspirations for Being in the Moment
11 Book review: Simplify Your Life
10 10 Ideas for Connecting With Your Kids
9 How to Actually Execute Your To-Do List: or, Why Writing It Down Doesn’t Actually Get It Done
6 80 Awesome Weight Loss Tips
5 20 Tricks to Nuke a Bad Habit
4 20 Ways to Get Free or Cheap Books, and Give Away Your Old Ones
3 The 12-Step Get-Out-of-Debt Program
June
28 A Guide to Escaping Materialism and Finding Happiness
27 A Simple Playlist for Tranquil Exercise, Productivity and Calm Living
26 Help Me Become a Full-time Blogger
25 A Simple Guide to Setting and Achieving Your Life Goals
24 New Zen Habits posting schedule
23 16 Tips to Triple Your Workout Effectiveness
22 10 Books That Shaped My Life, and 40 Others I Love
21 15 Ways to Create an Hour a Day of Extra Time … for Solitude
20 73 Great Debt Elimination Tips
19 Optimize Your Productivity with Daily, Weekly Routines
18 8 Practical Tips to Cure Your Internet ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
17 Parent Survival Kit: A Be Prepared Checklist
16 Simplify Your Eating Habits and Meals
15 5 Powerful Reasons to Drive Slower, and How to Do It
14 The First Rule of Simplifying: Identify the Essential (or, How to avoid the Void)
12 The Getting Things Done (GTD) FAQ
11 How I Work: Zen Habits Applied to My Life
10 27 Skills Your Child Needs to Know That She’s Not Getting In School
9 20 Ways to Eliminate Stress From Your Life
8 Can You Spot These 10 Thinking Sins?
7 Efficient Google Searches and a Zen-like Work Space
7 How to Drop an RSS Feed Like a Bad Habit
7 My GTD & Productivity Interview; Plus How to Kill Meetings
6 Automate Your Income to Simplify Your Life
5 Eliminate All But the Absolute Essential Tasks
4 A Guide to Cultivating Compassion in Your Life, With 7 Practices
3 50 Ways to Be Romantic on the Cheap
May
31 Valuable Lessons on Simplicity — from Trash
30 10 Ways to Simplify Your Budget
29 Refresh Your Focus Every Week to Achieve More
28 Handbook for Life: 52 Tips for Happiness and Productivity
27 How I Work 2 Jobs, Blog and Still Find Time for My Wife and 6 Kids
26 7 Ways to Build the Exercise Habit
25 10 Benefits of Rising Early, and How to Do It
24 The Amazing Power of One
21 Overclock Your Reading Speed
20 The Key to Dying Happy
19 Beginner’s Guide to Cycling
18 Solve Tough Problems with a Brain Reboot
17 Slow Makes Sense
16 Single Best Productivity Tip
15 Massive GTD Resource List
13 10 Ways to Deal With Zen Habits
13 How to Become a Patient Parent
12 Top 42 Exercise Hacks
11 The Coolest, Cheapest Mother’s Day Gift Ever
10 Early Riser: Three Quick Ways to Help Cure Insomnia
10 Lifehack founder Leon Ho on success and staying focused
9 Darren Rowse’s undisciplined productivity
8 Golden Goals series: Cyan Ta’eed of FreelanceSwitch on taking on more than you can handle
7 Simple Productivity: 10 Ways to Do More by Focusing on the Essentials
7 Golden Goals series: Adam Pash of Lifehacker on writing code and determination
6 How to be a Great Dad – 12 Awesome Tips
5 Beginner’s Guide to Running
4 How to Never Lose a Thing Again
3 Streamline Your Life
1 5 Simple, Effective GTD Tools
April
30 How to Make Exercise a Daily Habit
29 Organize Your Family with a Family Binder
28 Top 15 Diet Hacks
26 12 Ways to Decompress after High Stress
26 How Complicating Your Life Makes Simplifying It Worthwhile
25 Simple Way to Save $3,000 a Year: Brown Bag It
24 Turn Off the TV Week
23 Top 10 Ways to Reduce Your Work Week
22 Inspiration file: Positive thinking when faced with life crisis
21 Gradual Vegetarianism: The Easy Way to a Slim Waist
20 Cut Your Work Week to Get More Done
19 Guest post on LifeDev: 5 Ways To Eliminate the Unnecessary and Focus On Your Dreams
19 6 Simple Steps to Make Mail & Paperwork Painless
18 How to Make Your Finances Automagical
17 Minimal ZTD: The Simplest System Possible
17 Zen To Done (ZTD): The Simple Productivity System
16 Productivity Boost: Increase and Manage Your Energy
15 50 Tips for Grocery Shopping
14 The Top 50 Productivity Blogs (most of which you haven’t heard about)
13 Do Less to Be More Productive: Guest Post on ScottHYoung.com
13 Practical Tips to Practice Being Present
12 Edit Your Life, Part 6: A Media Fast
11 How to get your credit score up, and how not to care
10 Read about me on Balanced Life Center
10 Book review: Greatest Salesman in the World
10 Big Rocks First: Double Your Productivity This Week
9 The Secret Habit to Success
8 Top 10 Tips for a Great Easter
7 Want to gain weight? Focus on muscle-building, not calories
6 Calm as a Monk: How Equanimity Can Save Your Sanity
5 Edit Your Life, Part 5: Your Wardrobe
4 Financial Zen: How to Get Financial Peace of Mind
3 Gradual Frugality: a guest post on Consumerism Commentary
3 Inbox Master: Get all your inboxes to zero, and have fewer inboxes
2 Golden Goals: Anne Zelenka of Web Worker Daily on finding your place in the world
1 Turning Habits into Goals
March
31 Book review: Your Money or Your Life
30 Golden Goals: Alexander Kjerulf, the Chief Happiness Officer, on staying true to yourself
29 Edit Your Life, Part 4: Your Work Space
29 Book review: The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
28 Cheap but great dates
27 How to NOT do everything on your to-do list
27 Golden Goals: Gretchen Rubin of The Happiness Project on taking the plunge
26 How to Turn Bad Habits into Good Habits
25 Rainy days and Sundays are great family days
24 Top 5 Online Apps That Ruin Your Productivity
24 Golden Goals: Trent of The Simple Dollar: Baby boy is his inspiration
23 The Three Secrets to Happiness
22 Golden Goals: Mark Frauenfelder of bOING bOING: Bills motivate him to work
22 Read the Zen Habits philosophy over at Pick the Brain
22 Eliminate Debt with the Snowball
20 Why ‘What’s the Next Action’ is the Most Important Question
20 Weekly Review: Goal revitalization time
18 The Art of Doing Nothing
17 Recipe: Best … soup … ever
16 Golden Goals series: Gina Trapani of Lifehacker on productivity hacks and success
15 Golden Goals series: Kyle Pott of Lifehacker.com on losing weight, waking early and GTD
14 Golden Goals series: David Seah on clarity, creativity and productivity
14 Golden Goals series: Secrets to the success of J.D. Roth (of Get Rich Slowly)
11 Best All-Time Children’s Books
10 How to Get Back on the Exercise Train
9 Pretend You’re Who You Want to Be
8 Edit Your Life, Part 3: Closets and Drawers
7 10 Habits to Develop for Financial Stability and Success
6 Cranking Widgets: Turn Your Work into Stress-free Productivity
5 Discipline is an illusion; Motivate yourself instead
4 How to Teach Your Kids Good Habits
3 Trying to eat healthier? Make lifestyle changes, and have a weekly cheat day
2 Spend time with family and loved ones
1 Edit Your Life, Part 2: Your Rooms
February
28 Monitor Your Impulse Spending Urges
28 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – Overview
28 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #1
27 Tips for GTD’s Ubiquitous Capture
27 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #2
26 Review Your Goals Weekly
26 Are Your Days Crazy? Take Control
26 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #3
25 Get the Kids Outdoors
25 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #4
24 Health tip: Try eating vegetarian sometimes
24 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #5
23 Savor the Little Things
23 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #6
23 Meta post: Zen Habit’s New Weekly Routine
22 Edit Your Life, Part 1: Commitments
22 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #7
21 How I Ended My Love Affair With the Credit Card (and Why I Use Cash)
21 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #8
20 How to do a Weekly Review in Under an Hour
20 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #9
19 How NOT to Multitask – Work Simpler and Saner
19 Top 10 Productivity Hacks – #10
19 Happiness tip: Smile at a stranger
18 Weekly Review: Key to GTD and achieving goals
17 Top 20 Motivation Tips
17 Happiness tip: Volunteer at least once this month
16 Develop clean-house habits one at a time
15 Alow yourself to be happy and proud of your progress
14 Reward Yourself Without Spending a Lot
13 Feeling Down? 7 Ways to Pick Yourself Back Up!
12 Jumpstart your day (the night before) – an evening routine
11 Why is GTD so popular?
11 Think about your life goals
9 Best 8 Ways to Deal with Detractors
9 Keeping a stress-free, clean house
8 Slow Down … to Enjoy Life
7 My Story
6 My Fav Procrastination Hack – 30-10
6 Purpose Your Day: Most Important Task (MIT)
5 5 Ways GTD Helps You Achieve Your Goals
4 How I save money
4 100 Ways to Have Fun with Your Kids for Free or Cheap
3 Family day and family meetings – a rewarding routine
1 Ben Franklin’s hack tweaked – tracking my goals
1 How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck
1 Beginner’s Guide to GTD
January
31 How I Became an Early Riser
31 My Morning Routine
30 Baby Makes Eight: Raising Six Kids – Part 2, organization edition
30 6 Tips for Commuting to Work by Bike
29 3 Steps to a Permanently Clear Desk
29 Get Healthy and Fit, Part 2 – Exercise Edition
29 Baby Makes Eight: Raising Six Kids – Part 1
28 What is truly necessary? A guide to living frugal
28 Zen Mind: How to Declutter
28 Achieving Goals with my Son: Our Harry Potter Marathon
27 10 Tips for Quitting Smoking
25 Mind Like Water
25 My GTD Implementation
24 Why Zen Habits?
24 Get Healthy and Fit, Part 1
24 Email Zen: Clear Out Your Inbox
10 2007: My Greatest Year Ever
9 2006 Year in Review – A great year!