Like many others, I'm on the slow journey to create less waste, starting with some small stuff. The problem of waste is truly overwhelming and often I feel like I need to do all or nothing. But a complete lifestyle change done hastily rarely sticks. So instead I'm going slow but consistent, until these intentional … Continue reading Small Stuff // Milk bottles!
My goal is to not buy cheap clothes cheaper, but to give new life to well-made clothes.
For the last six years we've lived in apartments. And while I watch my friends back in the south buy their first homes, a slight sense of deficiency creeps up in me. The pride of home ownership runs deep in Americana and it seems that I cannot escape it's lure. I don't hate apartment living, … Continue reading Making a rental your home // Six simple tips
In my ideal world, I buy everything in breezy outdoor markets and quaint mom-and-pop shops. But the truth is that most of my shopping is actually done on Amazon while sitting in my unmade bed. And while this reality of shopping is unromantic, the selection is pretty incomparable, including sustainable and fair-trade toys. So until … Continue reading Sustainable children’s toys on Amazon // Hello 2-day shipping!
Confession: as a new(ish) mother, I've basically just rounded up a bunch of gifts that I want.