Generosity & Secondhand Fashion

As you probably know, already I am generally not a fan of stuff taking over my space, and even less a fan of waste and consumerist culture. However, having a baby can destroy principles remarkably easily and fill your life with short-lived garments and broken shards of plastic. This makes generosity and thrifting all the…

I'm Not A Minimalist But…

I am a realist. If something has a real sentimental attachment to something then I understand keeping it, even if you don’t have a massive use for it. What I don’t understand is holding onto stuff you don’t have room for, don’t have an emotional attachment for, and isn’t useful. At that point I would…

Furnishing Our Home With Very Little Money

So for the first time in our lives, and definitely in our marriage, Bear and I are moving into an unfurnished home. This has meant that we have had to actually think a bit more seriously about our furniture and think about how we can afford to furnish our home. Our new home has 3…