When beginning minimalism, many people start in their wardrobes and drawers. It makes sense. Many of us have over 4 pairs of shoes but only wear one or two regularly. The number of dresses, shirts, trousers, and jumpers we own compared the amount we actually wear more than once a year is huge. So, the
Talking about mental health is hard, so I will begin with some statistics (from 2018): In the UK, Men are three times more likely to die by suicide than women Men aged 45-49 have the highest rate of suicides in the UK In Scotland, the suicide rate among 15-24 year-olds increased by 52.7% Data is
These are the documentaries that changed my life. Before seeing them, I knew of the general environmental impacts and the horrific industry of animal farming, but I did not know the full extent. I didn’t know that my diet was effecting so much of the world around me. I hope these films have a similar
Today I turn off my phone. Not literally. I need access to emails for work and wordpress for writing, however everything else has been turned off. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter – everything is off limits for the month of December. Why Am I Doing This? I want space to breathe. Social media steals so much of
Simplicity is bliss.
The great thing about these jeans is that everything else I own can be worn with them. I have two smart shirts and four plain t-shirts – they all look good with my jeans. My smart, black shoes, and comfortable trainers also work well with my everything else I wear.
You shouldn’t. That is, you don’t have to be, but it’s a good way to save the planet. I eat and live the way I do because I’m an environmentalist. Eating meat every day and for most meals is unsustainable on our planet. Earth just cannot take the strain of 7.5 billion people eating meat.