I've looked into experimenting with capsule wardrobes throughout the years but never made it too far. Every time I pack for a trip I briefly consider creating a capsule for the week in an attempt to not overpack. I always chicken out. I worry people will notice that I am wearing the same things or… Continue reading Seven Days in May Wardrobe Capsule Challenge
It's no secret that a large percentage of my wardrobe is secondhand. I love thrifting. Sometimes I probably love it a little too much. Fast fashion is hurting the world. Cheap, low quality clothing really isn't even worth the money spent on it. Meanwhile, the secondhand clothing trend is on fire while also being eco… Continue reading 365 Secondhand Challenge
Resolutions? I prefer setting goals around a central theme each year. Having a goal then building a plan throughout the year to reach my goal is where I find the most success. I failed to really have a solid theme and goal for 2019 and it really threw me off. I spent the entire year… Continue reading Routine is the 2020 Theme
Lately I have had a few of my friends ask me how I got started when I decided I was ready to lose weight and get healthy. At this point, I have maintained for almost two years. It's not easy but it's also not as hard as the first few months of creating a new… Continue reading Where Did Your Health Journey Start?
In my last post about purging and organizing, I recommended making a list of the items you needed once you had given your closets the once over. Pull that list out—you may need to make some edits. In the days when my thrift trips were more like sporadic events and outings with my friends, shopping… Continue reading Make a Thrift List
I am often asked where to even start when it comes to thrifting. The answer is not found in the thrift store—at least it usually is not. The best place to start thrifting is in your own closet. It's time to get your Marie Kondo on. Take everything out of your closet. Now sort through… Continue reading Evaluate, Purge and Organize
I went strong on my blog when I was fully committed to losing weight and reaching my health goals. I posted weekly meal plans and gave the run down on each meal or new recipe I tried. And then I reached my goal. And posting the weekly plans and talking about the same food just… Continue reading Thrifting for the Right Reason