life · travel

WE’RE OFF ON A MINIMALIST ADVENTURE!

Well, friends, our bags are packed and tomorrow morning we’ll be off to begin our minimalist wedding adventure in France! The lead-up to this trip has been a little less calm that I would have hoped, thanks to my frantic attempts to cram as many French words and phrases as I could into my brain…… Continue reading WE’RE OFF ON A MINIMALIST ADVENTURE!

food · recipes

RECIPE: EASY PALEO BANANA BREAD (IN THE BLENDER!)

Sometimes it feels like minimalism and cooking don’t mix, and even though I know they do (see this post ), with our trip overseas coming up it feels like it is taking forever to use up all the food we have on hand and to keep our meals simple during the countdown to takeoff. I am currently…… Continue reading RECIPE: EASY PALEO BANANA BREAD (IN THE BLENDER!)

minimalism · screen time

DIGITAL DETOX + BREAKING THE FOMO CYCLE

I mentioned recently on the blog that a little while ago I underwent a digital detox, so I thought I might go into this in some more depth today. I’ve never really been heavily into social media, but nonetheless if you had told me at the beginning of this year that by now I would…… Continue reading DIGITAL DETOX + BREAKING THE FOMO CYCLE

consumerism · nothing new project

NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #2: WHAT I’VE LEARNT SO FAR

Hello friends! It’s now just under 4 weeks until we depart to France for our minimalist wedding, and for the most part I’ve been doing well at making the time to live slowly. While I’ve had a few stressed-out moments over the past few weeks, for the most part I think I have kept my cool…… Continue reading NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #2: WHAT I’VE LEARNT SO FAR

minimalism · musings

MAKING THE TIME TO LIVE SLOWLY

In one of my recent posts, I mentioned having taken a little break from the digital world lately and how refreshing it was to take a step back from it all for a while. I have now significantly cut down on my social media use (I’m planning on sharing more of my thoughts on this topic soon on…… Continue reading MAKING THE TIME TO LIVE SLOWLY

DIY · zero waste

ZERO-WASTE WET WIPES

I’m one of those people who loves to always have clean hands. Whether I’m eating out, using public transport, in a shopping centre (which is not often these days👍) or in the park on a picnic, I feel there’s something comforting and fresh about washing my hands. Since it’s not always possible to access a sink…… Continue reading ZERO-WASTE WET WIPES

food · recipes · zero waste

FRIDGE SURPRISE: SWEET POTATO + BLACK EYED BEAN BURGERS

Hello all! Firstly, apologies for my absence since mid-March. I needed a little break from my digital life, and it has done me the world of good to just be away from it all for a bit. During my  downtime I decided to remove my Facebook account, to seriously cut back on my Instagram time,…… Continue reading FRIDGE SURPRISE: SWEET POTATO + BLACK EYED BEAN BURGERS