Hey, friends. It’s been a very, very long time since I’ve actually posted anything substantial… which is mostly because these last few months have been really wild! I’ve been in millions of weddings, finished a 10 week digital marketing class, changed jobs, the list goes on… and on and on. And since this blog is… Read More On Life Changes, Inspirations, and Hopelessness
I have way too much stuff. Way, way, way too much stuff. Recently I’ve been obsessively reading about minimalism and how to cut back on my consumption of stuff in general. I don’t know that I could ever fully embrace minimalism, but the idea of it sure is appealing. Imagine not being burdened by the need to stay “cool”… Read More On Minimalism – I Have to Get Rid of My Stuff
Privilege has been a hot topic in the news and online lately. We are not talking about privilege in the sense of, “I’m so privileged to be able to go to the store and buy bacon whenever I like,” even though that is a privilege. We’re talking social privilege in the sense of “a special right or… Read More How to check your privilege in order to help others
Hello, friends! I hope you’re all getting excited for spring, because I know I am! I honestly can’t wait for the sun to come out and flowers to really start blooming! While we wait for spring to properly arrive, I want to share my “get sh*t done” mantra – See, Care, Do. This basically sums… Read More See, Care, Do – the mantra that will solve all your problems
I firmly believe that surrounding yourself with a positive, like-minded community is key and necessary when you’re trying to make a positive change in your life. Change does not come easy. Not ever! But, it is so very worth it in the end! To help you along on this journey, I’ve put together a list of some… Read More 7 Inspiring Instagram Accounts To Help Build Your Community
Wow, has it ever been a long time since I actually posted something! I just don’t know where December went… it seems like yesterday I was leisurely strolling the malls and shops looking for those perfect gifts, and suddenly now it’s New Year’s Eve and wow, 2016 is only a few hours away! I mean,… Read More Hating on those people who make a “positive change” for one week starting Jan 1.
With Christmas nearly upon us, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about what I’ll get for my family, how to make time to visit everyone, how to get the baking done, holiday traditions we are starting, how much I love seeing the beautiful tree. My husband and I have decided to start a… Read More Holiday Traditions: Giving Back
Some days you just don’t know what to do with yourself. So instead of doing anything productive, you play Clash of Clans, think of inspiring things and make yourself a potato. Sometimes this waste of time actually turns into an impromptu blog post. One about inspiring things. What inspires you, this holiday season? I’ve always been… Read More Daily inspiration, easy-to-find happiness
FYI: This post was inspired by the #secondhandfirst movement/event, which is on from November 23-29. Check it out on Instagram or the TRAID website! — A while ago a fellow blogger left a comment on my post (Cute) Sustainable Outfit Of The Day, that when thrifting shopping, “The rush you get from finding that one very… Read More For Anyone Who Hates Thrifting… You Need A Hobby.
Hello, friends. Recall how I said in an earlier post how I and The Man are giving up plastic bags forever, starting now? Welp, in the spirit of keepin’ it real, I would like to tell you a story. Yesterday, my friend and fellow blogger, Brittany, and I went shopping. We hit up some awesome local Chilliwack… Read More Another failure post – because I may as well marry plastic bags at this point.