Easy Minimalism Tips For Beginners

“The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.” - Hans Hofmann There are so many resources out there talking about minimalism and its benefits such as having less stress, less distractions, less expenses, and more time to focus on important things, just to name a few. If you’ve … Continue reading Easy Minimalism Tips For Beginners

Do You Save Your Things For Special Occasions? (And Why You Shouldn’t)

Growing up, we had a cabinet at home that displayed china plates and tea sets that were never used (or maybe used once a year). If we received gifts from relatives overseas, whether they were toiletries or chocolates, we’d save them and stash it somewhere, sometimes even past its best condition and quality. I’m not … Continue reading Do You Save Your Things For Special Occasions? (And Why You Shouldn’t)

Beginner Mistakes When Trying To Become Zero Waste

As someone who has been learning about sustainable living for less than a year, I could say that I am still a beginner when it comes to living sustainably and being zero waste. There are so many resources online talking about this topic (One of my favorites would be Christine of Simply by Christine). Of … Continue reading Beginner Mistakes When Trying To Become Zero Waste

Why Did I Stick With Minimalism?

It’s been 2 years since I discovered minimalism, and I haven’t looked back since. It’s still an ongoing journey for me, continuously questioning what I needed and what I didn’t, what made me happy and what didn’t add any value. I feel like I still have a long way to go, since admittedly, I feel … Continue reading Why Did I Stick With Minimalism?

Little Steps Towards Reducing Waste

I have been taking baby steps in reducing our household waste in the past year. While being zero-waste and living sustainably would be the dream, I’m just doing what I can instead of trying to be perfect.  I’m listing 9 simple ways that I’m reducing our waste. Well, I think that using eco bags when … Continue reading Little Steps Towards Reducing Waste