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Tips to Help you Simplify & Minimize your Closet

Living in a small space has really improved my efficiency when it comes to my closet organization. A few years ago I lived in an apartment with a walk-in closet and easily thoughtt I was in heaven. However, as time went by, each shelf became jammed and overflowed with clothing, coats, shoes, and junk. It was actually a nightmare. Naturally, when I moved into a much smaller apartment with a much, much smaller closet I thought I would never survive. This was it. My Sex in the City dreams of closet glamour was shattered. Little did I know at…

Tea Talks. Vol.1

In Newfoundland, it always seems to be that when there is a gathering of some kind the tea is poured. During some of the happiest and saddest times in my life, there has been a kettle bubbling in the corner and a gathering of comfort and conversation around a steamy cup. For me, a cup of tea represents that comfort and the hominess always put me at ease and opens me up. Which is why I chose tea talks as my way of sharing a little bit of myself with you all. I hope this is a place we can…

13 Self Care Winter Activities

Winter can be a wonderfully reflective and solitary time. The world seems to slow down, the days are short and I often feel more sluggish and introverted than usual. Winter is a time for recharging, relaxing and regenerating. Obviously, winter doesn’t stop us from being busy but I can’t be the only person who feels a little more hermitish this time of year. Not that I’m complaining. I like to spend the majority of my leisure time at home stimulating my mind and recharging my batteries. As an introvert, I crave these slow winter…

77 Items to Stop Buying to Help you Save & Minimize

Minimalism seems to be all the rage lately. There is a certain buzz around the idea of cutting down on consumerism and materialism and for good reasons. It is no secret that we are overindulgent consuming creatures at times. Somewhere along the way in our evolution, we have completely lost track of what we are consuming and why. We have lost the roots of our needs. When we go beyond our basic necessities what impact does overconsumption really have anyway? There are environmental impacts that we can no longer ignore, problems with debt, greed, and selfishness. Over consuming while in…

89 Things to Remove from your Home & your Life

Guys, can you believe it? 2017 is coming to an end and a brand new year is on the horizon! 2018 is making its way towards us and so is the opportunity for new beginnings and fresh starts. I’m feeling excited about this, I don’t know if you can tell. Of course, January 1st is only another new day so the new beginnings and fresh starts really come from your personal intention that you put behind your goals and the power you put into them. Meaning any changes you wish to make or start can happen…

Life Updates: Vol. III – Goodbyes are Hard

In Buddhism, we are always talking about attachment. Attachment to people, material things, feelings, thoughts, everything. So I am really trying to check myself here lately because… I am moving. Being a Buddhist is hard. My relationship with this old apartment of mine runs pretty deep. In fact my feelings kind of surprise me. I moved in almost 4 years ago. Wide-eyed and ready to grab change and my life by the short and curlies. I found this cute little apartment that was a great price in a great location. The timing was right so I went for…

All Natural Product Review – DEMES

Hello, friends! I have three amazing products to share with you today, from a wonderful Canadian company called DEMES! It is beyond inspiring to me to know that there are so many wonderful people out there who are trying to help change opinions about the products we use, reconnect with the earth and help us reconnect with our bodies! This is one of those companies and I am extremely excited to share some o their goods with you all today. DEMES belief is simple. They believe that what goes on goes in, which has been a life changing concepts to…

Searching for Happiness- PT5: Evolving your Environment

You made it! This is the final part in my latest Searching for Happiness series. 1: Body Gentleness 2: Nourishing your Mind 3: Healthy Relationships 4: Supporting your Spirit I truly believe with the help of these 5 posts you can start transforming your life into a more content and real manifestation of what you want, or at the very least stop and think about a few small changes you might want to start making. I would like to finish this off by talking about enriching your environment. Now that you have the tools you need to take care of…

Your Spring Self Love List

Happy Spring everyone! As you may know by now, writing about self-love is something I feel rather passionate about and I am happy to share more ideas with you all. Spring is the season of rebirth and new beginnings. There is truly no better time than spring to start fresh. How’s that for motivation? The snow is melting, flowers blooming, somewhere out there baby animals of all matter of cuteness are being born. It’s freaking magical. I hope you can join me this spring season by enriching your life through showing yourself a little extra…

17 Cheap Fall Date Ideas

The days are growing shorter, and the slightest winter chill is creeping through the air. I think it’s safe to say that we are in the thick of the fall season. And a rather romantic season it is. I mean think about it, bundling up together on a cozy evening or falling in love while enjoying the mystical romance set on a theme of red, orange and yellow colors. It’s perfection, simply romantic perfection. Mushy sentiments aside, I think we can agree that fall is the Goldilocks time of the year for many activities. Not to…