Keeping things clean and maintained have been so much easier after I started my minimalist journey. Less stuff to clean hooray! But... How do you clean your makeup brushes? Recently I bought a cleaning solution from Daiso when I find out that we have to wash makeup brushes for hygienic purpose as well as maintaining … Continue reading To buy or not to buy: Cleaning Brushes
Last holiday when I was back at my parent’s place, my mom handed me a cute white dress. Though I do not need another dress, my mom insists that I keep it because it looks good on me. I felt bad to say no, so I took the dress and thought that I will wear … Continue reading Periodic Wardrobe Decluttering
Hey hey hey...it has been a long time since I last declutter my stuff so last week I did one! I am a fan of nail polish since I was like 14 maybe? That's the advantage of having an elder sister to introduce you to the big girl's toys (put that lipstick on me please). … Continue reading Nailed it! Decluttering my nail polish collection
I've just turned 30 (gasp!) few weeks ago. And kinda inspired to pen down 30 things I've learned in 30 years: 1) It doesn’t matter what people think of you, it only matter what you think of yourself. 2) You can choose your friends. You will become the people you associate with most … Continue reading 30 in 30
Fighting consumerism is at the heart of every minimalist's mission. Consumerism rises after the invention of mass production, and that makes even the poor can buy, which was only a privilege for the rich then. Advertisement is a tool in selling products. It's an advocator of consumerism. Advertisement is where consumerism thrives. … Continue reading Ditch the Ads!
The act of simplifying my life has led me to contentment in life, which then lead me to an even more minimal life. After a few months into my minimalist journey, as I try my best not to bring in any more stuff into my life, I started to appreciate my existing stuff. To be … Continue reading Minimalism > Contentment > Minimalism
Lil Bro: Can I check out your phone? Me: Ya, sure. Lil Bro: Why your phone has no games? Me: Coz’ I don’t play games on my hp. Lil Bro: Let me download this game and play. Me: What! No ….. Okay, delete it when you’re done playing with it. Coz’ it’s only a 16GB … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why owning a 16GB phone changed my life
"Minimalism is about intentionality, not deprivation." -minimalism life- When I first restricted myself from buying new clothes, I felt sad, I felt deprived of something I enjoyed so so much. I have been programmed for a long time that this stuff brings me happiness, but deep down I knew it can only last a while. … Continue reading Minimalism: Is it about deprivation?
Looking at my dustbin. “When was the last time I empty my dustbin? Hmm…sometime ago.” “Hey ya…coz’ I don’t buy so much stuff anymore.” I was taught to recycle from school. And I was into recycling during my high school years. I considered myself a tree-hugger. I want to save the environment by recycling … Continue reading Recycling is not eco-sustainable, Minimalism is.
I love makeup. I love dolling up for an event or date with my girlfriends. Pure fun. I started exploring makeup around the age of 13 because my sister (of seven years older) would experiment various looks and products on my face, thus kindled my curiosity as well as interest in “painting my face” haha. … Continue reading Minimalist MakeUp Collection