Investing in Less: How and Why I Started a Capsule Closet

Investing in Less: How and Why I Started a Capsule Closet

Have you ever walked into Target, shopping list in-hand (or phone), determined to get in and out of there in under 30 minutes…only to be completely derailed within the first 10 seconds walking through those sliding doors? Suddenly you’re scanning the dollar(-ish) section for cheap and trendy home décor, which then leads you straight into [...]

Pursuit of a Zero-Waste Period

Pursuit of a Zero-Waste Period

This probably comes without surprise, but I have a period. It comes every month, whether I like it or not. With its ever-persistent frequency, it got me thinking about what I choose to put (or not put) into my body each month, and how my monthly cycle adds to my personal contribution to the environment. [...]

gettin’ my sleep together

gettin’ my sleep together

As an Ennegram type 3 (The Achiever), I'm constantly looking for the most productive way to utilize my day. Just recently I took a "Vision Day" of sorts to map out the remainder of the year, and to determine what lifestyle choices I'd like to hone-in on over the next 9 months. A good friend [...]

Intro to Partnerships: Skylar

Intro to Partnerships: Skylar

I’m an evangelist. Always have been, probably always will be. And not necessarily in the religious sense of the word – though I have had my fair share of experience in evangelical ministry; but more so in my inherent enthusiasm for the things I love, and my desire to share that enthusiasm with others. All [...]

Giving Myself Permission

Giving Myself Permission

Asking for permission before doing something is what one should always aim to do…right? It’s the polite, and sometimes very necessary thing to do. If this were not the case, we wouldn’t need movements like #MeToo , asking those with power in society to simply ask first (AND LISTEN) before proceeding with sexual, oftentimes unwanted [...]

My Journey Toward Healthy Body Image

My Journey Toward Healthy Body Image

This past week was NEDA (National Eating Disorder Awareness) Week, where those who have struggled with eating disorders or embracing healthy body image have shared their stories publicly across various social media platforms. This year’s NEDA Week theme has been captioned #ComeAsYouAre , where folks share images with words and captions stating a few things [...]

Failing at New Year’s Resolutions

I’m gonna be honest, 2018 was a tough year. And I think when I came into 2019, I thought to myself, “Okay, last year was tough, but this year will be better. This will be the year that I finally get my life together and start living a holistically healthy, and overall more impactful life. [...]