life · musings

SIMPLE LIFE EXPERIMENT TURNS ONE!

On this same day one year ago I hit ‘publish’ on my first ever post on this blog. Who would have thought? I wasn’t really sure what I was doing at the time but I knew I had entered a completely new phase in my life and that I wanted a creative outlet to see…… Continue reading SIMPLE LIFE EXPERIMENT TURNS ONE!

food · sustainability · zero waste

MY ESSENTIAL ZERO-WASTE SHOPPING KIT

Well, I’m glad Christmas has come and gone! I hope that however you spent yours, it was relaxing and peaceful. We travelled interstate on a little camping getaway with my Mum and her partner, and camped in the middle of nowhere for a night before heading back to their place for a few more days.…… Continue reading MY ESSENTIAL ZERO-WASTE SHOPPING KIT

recipes · sugar free living

RECIPE: RAW MANGO CHEESECAKE

I’ve been on a roll lately with my sugar-free recipes so I thought I might share another one today, this time a yummy raw mango cheesecake. Prior to starting my little sugar-free experiment on myself, I had a seriously sweet tooth and I lovedย those very rich, super sweet raw cheesecakes you find at health food…… Continue reading RECIPE: RAW MANGO CHEESECAKE

fashion · nothing new project · sustainability

NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #5: SECONDHAND CLOSET REVAMP

If you read my thoughts on letting go of who we used to be, you’ll know that in my minimalist journey I’ve confronted feelings that have come up about the person I was but no longer am. While I feel I am now heading in the direction I really want to be going, it’s still…… Continue reading NOTHING NEW PROJECT JOURNAL #5: SECONDHAND CLOSET REVAMP

life

2017: A YEAR IN REVIEW

Can you believe it’s already the end of the year? I’m finding it hard to get my head around it but whether or not I believe it, the date doesn’t lie and it’s now time for me to take stock of the year that was. I feel 2017 has been a year of big changes…… Continue reading 2017: A YEAR IN REVIEW

life · minimalism · musings · personal growth

THE ART OF JUST SAYING NO

I’ve been a little bit TED-obsessed lately and this week stumbled upon an interesting video that spoke volumes to me: The Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, presented by Sarah Knight (which seems to be a condensed version of her book on the same topic). In a nutshell, this TEDx talk is all about setting…… Continue reading THE ART OF JUST SAYING NO

recipes · sugar free living

RECIPE: FRUCTOSE-FRIENDLY TERIYAKI CHICKEN

If you have been following the blog for a while you will know that I have been living without sugar for a number of months now and have been very pleased with the results. This also means that I am slowly transforming my favourite foods into fructose-friendly versions of themselves, sometimes with ease and sometimes…… Continue reading RECIPE: FRUCTOSE-FRIENDLY TERIYAKI CHICKEN