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How we can contribute to helping our planet

Dear reader: This article is not a guide on why being a minimalist is going to make you happier. Rather, it has been written to promote the principle of minimalism and provide ideas towards helping our planet.  Some weeks ago, I went shopping with a friend with the intention of […]


Three ideas to make 2020 a great year

Many amongst us may be finding it hard to get excited as the new year rolls in. Climate crisis is escalating, Australia burns, a new virus is claiming lives in China, planes are being downed and tensions in the Middle East rise. Again. Welcome to 2020.  The first month of […]


Why Another Pair of Jeans May Not Be the Best Christmas Gift Idea (as of yet)

For me, Christmas is a special time to reflect on the year and to enjoy a peaceful time with family and friends. However, it is hard to ignore the fact that it is also a time of overconsumption when it comes to clothing, among other things. Guilty as charged! In […]