Inquiry into the why

As the year 2018 come to an end, I started the reflection on what I accomplished in 2018, things that have evolved or changed, friendships that have come and gone, and a great community on the ethical and sustainable lifestyle. I like to look back at how I started 2018 and how it is now…

The cost of ethical fashion & beauty – is it really more expensive?

Hello readers! I hope your day is off to a good start. We have done so much travelling that my body was aching and needed some attention and downtime. This post has required more research and time to write than I originally thought which is why not much was posted in October but I believe…

How to shop high-end item while still sustainable and on a budget?

Hello dear readers! I hope you are having a lovely day and are excited to learn about a way to shop high-end brands and still be sustainable and on a budget. Before we start, this might upset some because it is not about ethical brands nor is it for everyone. I discovered a little while…

Transforming into an eco-friendly home

Along with my interest in minimalism, simple and ethical living, I also got interested in being more environmentally conscious. Some people need to go all in on this one but I prefer to ease into it and adjust along the way. I also don't have the money to change everything inside and outside the house…

How to get rid of old clothes sustainably?

Good morning everyone! I hope your week is going well and you feel inspired today. With the change of season, I was inspired to evaluate my wardrobe and update of few items. This I thought it would be nice to share some ideas on how to get rid of old clothes sustainably. I spoke about…

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…

August Favourites

Hello everyone! I hope you enjoyed the beautiful and warm summer we experienced this year. The heat prevented us from fully taking advantage of the outdoors but we nevertheless enjoyed the season. You may have noticed that for the past few weeks I had difficulties with the site and the various posts. It should be…

Adapting a routine

Good morning readers! I hope you are having a wonderful morning. With the summer coming to an end and the back to school soon I feel the urge to change things up a little and get into a new and improved routine. It is something I always have issues with but find it so comforting.…

Doing more of what makes you happy

Good morning! I hope your day is off to a good start. I wanted to start the week on a good note. I started to read about the Danish and Norwegian art of hygge or coziness. It is fascinating! I love their view and concept on coziness and comfortable conviviality. With the summer coming to…

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…