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Stand out! Don't follow trends

Those of you who read my blog it is not news, but for the new ones: I despise trends and I don’t follow them. I’m more focused on my inner values and express those with my personal style. 2,283 more words

It's a trap

As I venture further along my ethical consumption trip, I see that there are traps everywhere. The biggest one I’ve found so far is the ‘spend lots of money and feel good while continuing to screw the environment’ trap. 453 more words

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Paleo vs. Primal: What's the difference?

Why is it that we’re entirely comfortable walking into a grocery store and purchasing a slab of meat, yet few of us are willing to engage in the hunt? 389 more words

Conscious Consumption

How to Be More Eco-Friendly with Your Wardrobe

Americans throw away an average of 80 pounds of clothing per person each year, according to Newsweek. Fast fashion brands that consistently change out the clothing in their stores cause trends to change so quickly that people are buying more clothes than they’re capable of wearing regularly. 474 more words

Minimalist Lifestyle

Checklist: Five easy steps to becoming a conscious consumer

Ever wondered what goes on inside the head of a conscious consumer? Maybe you consider yourself to be one or maybe you are well aware that you’re quite the impulse shopper, buying things without… 781 more words

Made In USA

Becoming Minimalist Day 2: What Exactly Am I Getting Myself Into?

Hello, everyone! I knew I said I’d be back after a few days, but life happened and I was unable to make good of my promise. 981 more words

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My ultimate guide to shopping ethical and American-made style (OFFLINE!)

For anyone starting out on a Made in USA shopping journey, finding places to shop and brands to trust can be overwhelming. I know when I first started out I felt quite discouraged for a while, as it was difficult to find American-made clothes. 774 more words

Made In USA