Ah, it’s time for us to say goodbye to November; she was wonderful. Now I’m ready to greet December with open arms. But before we do, I would like to share some of my monthly obsessions for the month of November! Slow mornings I think it was the shift in seasons, but I’ve been feeling… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: November
It’s time to roll out the red carpet again for the people that have inspired me for these past few months. The category I want to focus on is minimalism. Below is a list of five minimalist influencers I think are worth a follow: Aaliyah Alexander | @aaliyahinspired Okay, this is a shameless plug. If… Continue reading My Favorite Minimalists That Are Worth the Follow.
I published my first blog post on April 13, 2019 with a mission to share my newly found passion for intentional living alongside my veteran status of vegan activism. In the beginning, I was writing for myself — simply putting what I learned from podcasts, books and videos with occasional updates on how life was… Continue reading Dear Reader, thank you.
Recently I turned 20 and I took the time to reflect on the lessons I’ve learned up to this point. Of course there’s probably more than 20 lessons I could put on the list, but for the sake of time here’s 20 lessons I thought stood out: ONE: the importance of knowing my values. Knowing… Continue reading 20 Lessons I’ve Learned in 20 Years.
It’s that time of year we adore — holidays, loved-ones and gift giving. This season is supposed to be the most relaxed and easy-going for individuals, but for minimalists it’s the most stressful. I’m speaking from experience when I say I both look forward to and dread this part of the year. On the one… Continue reading What a Minimalist Really Wants: a guide to gift giving.
‘Tis the season to be spooky! You all know by now that fall (specifically “spooky” season”) is my all-time favorite. Everything from the cozy sweaters to pumpkin spice coffee every morning — I live for it all. I had so many obsessions this month, but I narrowed it down to my top six, so grab… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: October
The hardest part about leaving a life of hyper consumerism to a “minimalist” lifestyle is maintaining it. It’s easy to fall back into old ways when it comes to filling your life with meaningless possessions when things get a little stressful — instead of coping with newly formed habits, we inherently run back to familiar… Continue reading 5 Systems to Maintain a Minimalist Space.
The meaning of life I think is to live fully. Not plastic pleasure, not tinseltown pleasure — to live and enjoy simply life" Lindsay Murray Last week I watched this video that struck a chord in me. It was a video on simple living and revolved around a New Zealand man named Lindsay Murray. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jA4FJtrLNE… Continue reading What I Love About Simple Living.
First you must realize how much money you truly need to survive, and then realize that everything beyond that is just a want, often a superfluous want. The Minimalists Growing up, I remember always being a “saver”. I was the kid who set aside money from birthdays, Christmases, and any other special occasions that warranted… Continue reading Living Within Our Means?
I never thought I’d make it to the end of September, but here we are… we did it! I was extremely excited to enter into this month because it brings me closer to my favorite season — Fall. Although I don’t feel it in the air quite yet, I know autumn is about to make… Continue reading Monthly Obsessions: September.