Category: MINIMALISM

5 NEGATIVES OF MINIMALISM

When I and others speak about minimalism, we mostly focus on the benefits and positive outcomes as a direct result of this new approach to life. Despite this, there are a few struggles I personally face having this lifestyle and others may agree or relate on some level. HARD TO

CLOTHES SHOPPING BAN FOR 6 MONTHS: A REFLECTION

When I initially minimised my clothes, I found it incredibly easy to throw things away. Too easy. Masses and masses of tops, trousers, dresses and everything in between. They all had one thing in common – they didn’t fit well. Likely due to poor quality and styles that I have

WHAT I CARRY IN MY MINIMALIST BAG

As I’ve spoken about in previous posts, I only own one everyday bag – this Calvin Klein backpack. I admit it was a splurge, but also a carefully considered purchase. The bag is the perfect size to hold all my essentials, while still having room for unexpected items I may

20 THINGS I ONLY OWN 1 OF

As a minimalist, I never noticed how many multiples of the items in the list below my friends own. That’s the inspiration behind this post, really – discussing the items I only own one of among my friends. If you are decluttering, this post may be useful for you, but

WHY MY CLOTHES AREN’T MINIMALIST // MY 5 CLOTHING RULES

It’s not news that I thoroughly enjoy having a lack of items taking up my room and cluttering up both physical and mental space. When I began researching this is when I discovered the term ‘minimalism’. While I live this way contently in almost every part of my life, I

5 Ways Minimalism Saves You Time

Living minimally has a vast number of benefits – most notably the amount of free time it has given me from downsizing and simplifying different areas of my life. LESS SKINCARE / MAKEUP One of the most recent changes in my routine has been simplifying my skincare and makeup. Possessing

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