| don’t shop ’til you drop | An Ex-Fast Fashion Addict on What I Learned Buying Less and 5 Tips on How You Can Do It, Too

Shortly after I first started this blog, I wrote a brief post about what I deemed “conscious consumerism.” The essential message being that purchasing a new item of clothing, even from an ethical company, should be a last resort when thinking about building a conscious wardrobe. When you think about the problems within the fashion […]

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| wham bam thank you ma’am | 7 Reasons Why You Should Be Practicing Gratitude and an Easy Guide to Get You Started

I’ve been reading/thinking/slightly obsessing over gratitude lately. My husband and I are currently in a state of transition/contemplation/utter confusion. This has mainly been caused by the fact that we have a lot on our plates/minds — like me finding a career I’m passionate about, us wanting to buy a house, us also not knowing where […]

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| 40 days and 40 nights | How To Practice Lent With a Focus on the Environment

I am not a particularly religious person. Am I spiritual? Yes. Do I think there are some truly valuable lessons we can all learn from different religions? Absolutely. But actually religious, not so much. That being said, I will say that I have always thought that there is something really, really admirable about the observance […]

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