2017 Goals// Minimalism & Upping my Hippy Game

I've always liked New Year's resolutions. While you can start adopting new habits at any time of the year, I find that the approach of January gives me a much needed kick up the butt to motivate me to make some plans for the year ahead, both big and small. I don't think there's anything … Continue reading 2017 Goals// Minimalism & Upping my Hippy Game


Consumerism & The Simpsons

I recently finished reading Planet Simpson: How a Cartoon Masterpiece Documented an Era and Defined a Generation  by Chris Turner as part of my 52 Book Challenge, and would definitely recommend it for any Simpsons fans out there! It also had a lot of interesting things to say about consumerism, materialism and American society. We … Continue reading Consumerism & The Simpsons

The Internet & Digital Decluttering

  I've been reading about greening my Internet usage recently so I thought I would write a post about minimalism and digital decluttering. Of course most things we do have some sort of environmental impact, but browsing the Internet is so ingrained in most people's lives (especially for young people) and is often the default … Continue reading The Internet & Digital Decluttering

Musings on minimalism and books

Hi everyone! When I was in New York, I bought some new and some second-hand books. I thought about not buying anything new as that is what is most in keeping with the Zero Waste/minimalist lifestyle. However, minimalism is different for everyone. It's important to remember that there is a difference between trying to lead … Continue reading Musings on minimalism and books