My summer reading list

Hello readers! I am so glad you decided to come over my blog today. Summer is finally here in Nova Scotia with warm 30 degrees over the last few days. I enjoyed every single one of these even when it gets stuffy with humidity. I hope you have as well. During the warm months, I…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Back to school – Supplies & Success

Hello readers! I hope your day is going great and the week was not too bad this far. We are now halfway through August and that only means two things: 1) there are only a few weeks and days before the everything pumpkin season starts, and 2) the back to school prep is now in…

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…

Why you should take good care of you clothes

Hello everyone! I hope you enjoyed the long weekend and are almost ready for the week ahead. Today I want to share with you why it is important to take good care of your clothes and how you can do it. Good quality clothing is important to last over time and stay in good shape.…