Minimalism as a Mindset

My husband and I just moved, and there are a lot of boxes. SO MANY boxes. It’s making me realize how much stuff I actually have, that I didn’t think I had. I have decluttered so much, yet there is still so far to go. How did we even cram this much stuff into our... Continue Reading →

Do Our Belongings Show Who We Are?

Lately, I have been seeing an Etsy commercial with this tagline: “Our belongings don’t just show what we care about; they show who we are.” I knew right away that I would have to make a post about this, because as a minimalist I cannot possibly agree with this message (even though I love the... Continue Reading →

Natural Cleaners

It was only recently that I decided to try out natural cleaners, and I still use some commercial products such as Pledge for my wood furniture, but so far I have been happy with how castile soap and white vinegar have been working for me. I have also switched to cleaning with microfiber cloths and... Continue Reading →

Having an Open Closet

I think open wardrobes are a neat idea, not to mention quite attractive when done right. But the reason I have one is a lack of space, not a desire to show off my clothes. While I love plain garment racks—just a straight rod with perhaps a space for shoes below, in white or gold—we... Continue Reading →

My Capsule Wardrobe

I’m not going to count out or list every piece I own, (if you would like that, let me know in the comments!) but I will give an overview of my personal wardrobe, including my style, color palette, and the general things I like to wear for each season. I consider my style to be... Continue Reading →

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