our journey towards minimalism

I’ve been wanting to write this out for awhile now, but never knew exactly what to say. I’ll just start from the beginning… BACK STORY I grew up knowing that it was impractical to have an “unnecessary” amount of stuff. I moved [on average] every three years growing up… sometimes more often and sometimes less. I stayed in the same general city for a good ten … Continue reading our journey towards minimalism

In Mimis Attic Baby Maxaloones REVIEW

Firstly, I must say these trousers matured my patience. I received these maxaloones at Christmas time, but Harvey has just now properly grown into them. I’ve been putting him in these every couple of months hoping (the only time I’ve hoped this since he’s born) that he has grown enough to fit them. In case you’re not familiar with maxaloones, they are trousers made out of … Continue reading In Mimis Attic Baby Maxaloones REVIEW

TOP 5 NATURAL BODY & HAIR PRODUCTS

Hi guys! I hope you all enjoyed the previous posts in this mini-series showing my “top five natural products”. I’ve had a lot of fun sharing my holy grail natural products! Disclaimer with this series: These products may not be the most natural product available on the market. I’m not claiming them to be completely natural, but they definitely sway toward the natural side. –TOP … Continue reading TOP 5 NATURAL BODY & HAIR PRODUCTS

‘Oh, just wait until…’ … Can’t we just celebrate together

One thing I’ve noticed since getting pregnant is the amount of “warnings” people give to you surrounding birth, babies, children, etc. I don’t understand why people automatically “prepare” you for the hardest stages of parenthood and hardly ever talk about the simple and unexplainable pleasure and love that will overflow your heart. I have felt like I couldn’t simply be excited or even have an … Continue reading ‘Oh, just wait until…’ … Can’t we just celebrate together

TOP 5 NATURAL SKINCARE PRODUCTS

To continue my series on my ‘top five natural products’, here is my top five natural skincare products! Disclaimer with this series: These products are not the most natural products available on the market. The full list of the ingredients may not be 100% natural, but they are definitely more safe and non-toxic than most other commercially-available products. Basically, these five products are all I … Continue reading TOP 5 NATURAL SKINCARE PRODUCTS

DIY Thieves Oil Spray

Have you heard the story behind Thieves oil? It all started during the Bubonic Plague… a horrible plague that took hundreds of millions of lives as it spread throughout Europe. However, it seemed there were a group of people that managed to survive the horrible epidemic despite being in such close proximity to the infected. There were a group of thieves that were stealing from the dead … Continue reading DIY Thieves Oil Spray