Monthly Obsessions: November

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

My Favorite Minimalists That Are Worth the Follow.

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.

Dear Reader, thank you.

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.

20 Lessons I’ve Learned in 20 Years.

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.

What a Minimalist Really Wants: a guide to gift giving.

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.

5 Systems to Maintain a Minimalist Space.

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.

What I Love About Simple Living.

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.

Living Within Our Means?

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?

Monthly Obsessions: September.

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.

My Favorite Pieces From My Minimalist Wardrobe.

I love clothes. Many people think that when you become a minimalist, the appeal of a nice outfit goes away, but it doesn’t. The only difference between pre-minimalist me and post-minimalist me is that I just wear pieces I already own over and over again. Repeated outfits? Who would dare walk out the house with… Continue reading My Favorite Pieces From My Minimalist Wardrobe.