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Capsule Wardrobe Essentials

The Magic 7 Capsule Wardrobe Essentials

Welcome to the third post in the series on Capsule Wardrobes! Today, we’ll be exploring what are the capsule wardrobe essentials — what things do you need to have in order to make your capsule or travel wardrobe work? As a bonus, and to illustrate my points, I’ve created a…

5 Ways to Simplify Your Life

5 Ways to Simplify Your Life

So, I know that Simplify Your Life Week was earlier in the month, but I have been collecting the different practices that I put into place to simplify my daily life. And I thought I would share them here! Because who doesn’t want their life to be simpler? I am…

What is Sustainability? What Sustainability Means to Me

What is Sustainability? What Sustainability Means to Me

When we hear the word “sustainability”, it most often conjures up an environmental context. We think about “sustainable materials”, “sustainable farming”, or “sustainable products”. But it doesn’t have to be limited to this (in my opinion) narrow definition. So, what is sustainability? By definition alone, to sustain means to be…

My National Simplify Your Life Week: Creating Systems

My National Simplify Your Life Week: Creating Systems

Today concludes National Simplify Your Life Week. I have taken this opportunity to simplify some things in my life using what I call “systems”. In this post I’d like to share my approach that helps me to be more productive while at the same time simplifying my days. How many…

4 Minimalism Blogs to Introduce You to Minimalism

4 Minimalism Blogs to Introduce You to Minimalism

When you first hear the word “minimalism”, or even “Minimalism” (with a capital “M”), I bet you have visions of white, empty walls, little or no furniture, people dressed in shades of black, grey, and white, and maybe those stacked pebbles on the beach. Oh, and maybe a hint of…

6 Great Capsule Wardrobe Resources for Inspiration and How-To

6 Great Capsule Wardrobe Resources for Inspiration and How-To

This is the second post in the Capsule Wardrobe Series! (Find the first post here!) Today’s post is a collection of fantastic resources that I’ve personally found helpful in my journey to creating a workable capsule wardrobe. Capsule Wardrobe Resources Project 333 Can’t not include this one. Here are the…

Feel Good Friday Challenge

Feel Good Friday Challenge (#1)

In this post series, I want to challenge you to discover that even a simple action can make you feel better instantly. These challenges are meant to take only a few minutes, but you will feel the (positive) impact immediately. Collect these strategies, and use them when you need a…

What Is a Capsule Wardrobe, and Why Make One?

What is a capsule wardrobe, and why make one?

If you’ve been anywhere on the Internet within the past year or so, you’ll have heard of this “capsule wardrobe” business. You’ve seen the bragging, and the promises of it completely changing your life for the better. Since this is a blog partly about personal fashion style and how to…

13 Fun and Simple Ways to Help Others

13 Fun and Simple Ways to Help Others

Everybody seems to be in the mood for helping others around Christmas time. This is precisely why I wanted to write this post in the summer, when thoughts of a magical winter filled with joy and coziness and giving are furthest from your mind. Why should we reserve all our…

Sustainable Artists in Houston

Awesome Sustainable Artists in Houston You Need to Meet

I love going to art markets. I’ve been a vendor at quite a few, as well, but there’s nothing like strolling around and meeting other creative local artists. We are fortunate here in Houston, because we have a whole lot of great art markets and we can take our pick!…