How to reduce waste?

Hello there! Following my previous post on Marie Kondo and the KonMari Method, I thought it would be appropriate to write on ways to reduce our waste, in other words, the zero-waste movement. Have you noticed how much trash and recycling you produce in a year? The answer varies greatly between household but the average…

Marie Kondo and the KonMari Method

Hello everyone! Welcome on my little blog about simple conscious living. I share my experience and progress towards this new lifestyle with my struggles and foundings. Over the past few weeks, the new Netflix show " Tidying up with Marie Kondo" has become more and more popular. It seems everyone on social media is talking…

My productivity apps & programs

Hello everyone! I hope your day is all that you were expecting, maybe even better. With the beginning of the new year, I have a goal to be more productive and consistent in my habits. I am not a very consistent person per se as I go through phases and change my focus often. But…

What’s in my closet?

This past long weekend, we upgraded my closet to maximize the space and have some room to breathe and include all my clothes. I inventoried everything I have and decide if it should stay or if I will donate it.  Things that don't fit properly anymore, I put in the donate pile as well as…

5 Alternative ways to read books

Hello everyone! I hope your day is off to a good start. During the summer, I usually read fewer books and when fall rolls around I "cocoon" inside with a blanket and a book. Anyone else like that? It is true that fall is my favourite season but summer is a close second. So I…

How simplifying can make you feel more productive

Have you ever notice how much time you have in a day if you are not cleaning, organizing, putting things away, doing dishes, making lists and washing clothes? Simplifying or downsizing is not an easy process nor a short one. We get attached to objects because of the memory or the feeling they give us…

Simple conscious living – accomplishment & goals

Hello everyone! Welcome back to my blog or welcome if you are new here. If you want to know more about me, please visit this page. I hope your week is off to a good start this Monday morning. We are now halfway through 2018 guys. It feels surreal to write this but it is…

Minimalist Capsule Wardrobe – starting with the basics

This week I decided on a big project for this weekend: to inventory my whole wardrobe, summer and winter. I realized after the 10x10 challenge that I always wear the same items, for both work and home although I have more than 10 items because I leave in Canada we need everything. If you want…

10×10 Challenge – What I learned

Hi everyone! Today is the last day of the #10x10friends challenge with #thesociallyconsciouswoman group on Facebook. The challenge was 10 items of clothing (including shoes and jackets) creating 10 outfits for 10 days. It was so much fun to see everyone's 10 pieces and how they created outfits for the day, reflecting both style and…