I finally started my youtube channel!

I can’t believe I’m writing this, but I finally summoned up the courage to start a YouTube channel! If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, I hope you can see the passion I have for minimalism, capsule wardrobes and intentional living. That is why sharing everything I learned on my minimalist journey here […]

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What to do after decluttering your home? The problem with empty spaces

You’ve decluttered your home, great! But the real question is what happens after? How can we keep our home nice and tidy, without the clutter creeping back in? The first answer to this question is to know the purpose behind our minimalist journey because that will keep us focused on truly important things. But there […]

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Struggling to stick to new habits? Do this!

It’s July which means the first half of the year is now officially over.  And I know this year has been rather crazy, but I still want to take you back to your new year resolutions. How well did you do? Did you achieve some of your goals? Did you change areas of your life […]

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How to declutter – photos

This past week, I had time to finally tackle my photos, once and for all. I’ve decluttered photos many times before, but I was never happy with the outcome because I still felt overwhelmed by the quantity that I kept. It’s like I knew that I wanted to let go of most of my pictures, […]

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Spring cleaning & decluttering checklist

It’s May already, so it’s just about time we do a proper spring cleaning. To help you, I created a cleaning and decluttering checklist for every room of the house. Depends on the size of your home you can do it in one day, two days or in a week. *Note: spring cleaning usually means […]

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How much stuff should we own? The ice-cream example

When we start decluttering, it’s natural to wonder about how much we should own. That is why we usually start observing other people who figured out what works for them to try and apply the same rules to ourselves. So if someone owns seven pairs of shoes and they seem happy about it, we might […]

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3 steps to take to grow and transform in difficult times

With all the craziness and uncertainty going on around the world lately, it’s easy to feel defeated, overwhelmed, anxious and worried. It’s easy to think of giving up and it’s only human to feel this way. But often, we have more courage and strength than we realise. In moments like this, we must access our […]

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5 days 100 items decluttering challenge

As most of us are currently spending most of our time at home, I thought it would be a great idea to do a 5-day decluttering challenge. This challenge is perfect for anyone who wants to try a minimalist lifestyle but doesn’t know where to start. But t’s also perfect for minimalists to do a […]

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How I shop as a minimalist

With minimalism, a lot of things change in our lives, but the most significant change is the perception of material stuff. Suddenly we realise that things won’t make us happy, even though we still appreciate that they can make our life easier, more comfortable and enjoyable. And because of that, our shopping habits can become […]

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7 morning habits to start your day right!

Habits break or make us, so we have to make sure we pick them wisely. Having positive routines and rituals can really change our life for the better.  And the best way to start is with our morning routine. No matter how much time you have in the morning, here are seven simple, quick and […]

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5 cleaning items that changed my cleaning routine

I love cleaning! Not a lot of people do, but I find it therapeutic and cleansing. But what I absolutely hate is wasting my time and energy. That is why I’m always looking for the best products that will make my cleaning routine more simple and/or enjoyable. So here are five products that changed my […]

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Minimalist gift guide – a list of 25 practical gift ideas

I used to spend days wracking my brain on what to get people. Days! It just took all the fun out of shopping and gifts and I started resenting the whole process. Then I started experimenting with mindful gift-giving until I began enjoying it – both receiving and giving.   WATCH ON YOUTUBE: If you […]

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Why I’m changing the name of my blog…

When I started my blog, I was excited to write about minimalism. I loved talking about decluttering and of different ways to simplify our lives. And don’t get me wrong, I still do. But with time, I realised that I want to do more with my blog, especially when it comes to fashion. The minimalism […]

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Living with a non-minimalist – what to do?

Wouldn’t it be nice if our friends and family would join us on our minimalist journey? Life would be so much easier! But as we all know, we’re all different and what is important to you may not be important to someone else – so the big question is how can we deal with the […]

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How to declutter – books, paper and documents

A friend told me that she owns 400+ books and that she feels that she needs many lifetimes to read them all. If you feel you’re in the same situation – be it because of the number of books you have or piles of paper that accumulated over the years, then this is the article […]

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15 things I’ve stopped buying since becoming a minimalist

Since becoming a minimalist a lot has changed – I didn’t just declutter a few items and moved on. Instead, minimalism inspired me to keep asking the question: “How much do I really need?”. And with that, I started letting go of things and ideas I never thought I would. Here is a list of […]

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8 minimalist laundry tips to simplify your life

Who doesn’t love the smell of freshly cleaned laundry and the knowledge that everything is washed and put away neatly? But getting there can be another story – things can pile up and we can feel overwhelmed and unorganised. But as always, there are some useful tips which we can utilise to simplify our laundry routine and make it more enjoyable and efficient 😉 1. […]

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4 signs it’s time to stop decluttering

When I started my journey of decluttering, I rarely heard people talking about over-decluttering. The majority of us have trouble letting go so it’s only sensible to give a lot of advice on how to declutter. But sometimes we can go a bit too far or we move too fast. So if you were ever […]

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5 minimalist tips for an organised & clutter-free home

So you’ve done all the work and you’ve decluttered all the categories in your home but now what? The good news is that you don’t have to declutter again and again in order to keep a tidy house. Instead, you can set up some guidelines that will help you to achieve this without you even […]

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How to declutter – digital life

Our digital life is probably something we don’t really think about when we’re talking about decluttering but it obviously still plays a vital role in our lives. Our phones and computers are probably some of the most used items in our day-to-day life so it only makes sense to design the layout in a way […]

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Minimalist packing tips – how to pack light?

Have you ever packed a lot more than you needed? And have you ever struggled to drag your big suitcases and luggage around only to find that you barely used half of the items that you packed? Oh yes, we’ve all been there. But now imagine having just the right amount of stuff and not […]

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Minimalist cleaning tips + DIY recipes

Cleaning is one of the things we just have to do especially if we want to truly enjoy our home and feel on top of our lives. And if, like many people, you find cleaning time-consuming, tedious and for the want of a better word, simply annoying then here are some things you can do […]

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