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December is here and that means consumerism is ramping up to a fever pitch. In the name of holiday spirit, we buy each other a ton of gifts that aren’t necessarily wanted (another Yankee candle, no thanks!) and a lot of it ends up in the dump a few months...
My Motivation A little over a month ago, I decided to try out a capsule wardrobe after reading about them for a few years. I never tried it before because it seemed like too much work. I’d have to clean out my closet and spend time planning my wardrobe. Planning...
Food waste is a huge problem. At every stage of the food supply chain – from the farm to the supermarket to your refrigerator – food waste occurs. We’re guilty of it in our house. Especially now that we have two kids under two and I’m back to working full...
It finally feels like fall in San Diego and that means it’s flannel time! This fall I borrowed my husband’s flannels quite a bit while I waited to find one of my own. My plan was to save up and buy this ethically made flannel unless I found a vintage one...
Another week in my minimalist wardrobe capsule and I’m already feeling bored. That’s a bad sign! I only have about 23 pieces in my closet right now, so it’s a pretty lean selection. To freshen things up a bit, I dipped into my husband’s closet and added some some menswear-inspired...
A few months ago, after realizing I needed to replace a lot of my closet, I got interested in ethical fashion as one way I can make a small lifestyle change to help the planet. It’s so easy to agree that we should be environmentally conscious, but it’s so hard to...
It’s been about a week of wearing outfits from my minimal closet and I’ve been able to come up with a variety of outfits that are out of my comfort zone. Right now, I only have two jeans and a pair of shorts that fit – I’m still about a size...