My Quest for the Perfect Shampoo

Have you ever looked at the ingredients list on your shampoo bottle? It just doesn’t sit well with me. So many chemicals! WHY? IS THIS NECESSARY? It just seems like a bad idea to be putting these ingredients on our body and down the drain. So I did some searching. Here is what I discovered!

The Freedom of Contentment

According to dictionary.com the word content means: to be satisfied with what one is or has. In order to be content with what one has, first we need to be thankful. Are we truly thankful for what we have, or do we feel that what we have is never enough?

Avoid the Shopping Vortex

Confession - I rarely step into a mall anymore. I remember walking through the mall over a year ago and all I could think was, THIS IS CRAZY! How many clothes are actually in this huge building in all these different stores? Is this really necessary? What a waste of materials and labor!

Plastic Free

I just finished reading Plastic Free by Beth Terry. Its an amazing book with a wealth of information on plastic, why it is best to go plastic free in our homes, and solutions to help you ditch the plastic!

3 Minimalist Toys & Orenco Station

The greatest minimalist toy is the imagination. There are boundless things to do and create, storylines to make up and play out, and can be done by oneself or with as many friends as you would like!