A new kind of consumerism has taking it by storm – Online shopping. It is not new but it is definitely “THE” thing now amid the pandemic. First of all buying things is not the issue. Unintentionally buying is the problem. In The Minimalist’s new documentary “Less is Now” (released on Nexflix this year), the […]
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Uncertainty. This is the word I would describe my world for the past one year. Covid-19 pandemic has take over most of our most mundane life in Malaysia since March 2020. And it doesn’t seem to be over any time soon. People lost many things during this time – from simpler things like hobby, to […]
Read More Heard enough of “Stay Positive” this pandemic
Year 2020 and 2021 might become synonymous with face mask, sanitizer, quarantine and…Nextflix. It’s an easy, convenient way to unwind after a work-from-home day during this pandemic lockdown. So many shows to choose from! I want to recommend the following 12 shows (two categories – documentary and movie/series) if you are looking to catch some […]
Read More Lockdown Diary: Netflix to Inspire
I would never have thought this day will come. I went into the supermarket one day before the government announces the Movement Control Order (MCO) for two weeks due to the Covid-19 pandemic crisis. You know, just getting my usual groceries, ignoring the masses panic buying. Then I saw it – empty shelves! No vegetables, […]
Read More A minimalist in time of crisis
Embracing minimalism in my life had changed many of my perspectives in life, including fashion style. I was a shopaholic before I knew shopping unintentionally can cause a pretty big mess to the earth. Read my story here, if you’re curious about it! So over the years, after encountering minimalism, I’ve learnt to be a […]
Read More 5 Tips on How to Shop like a Minimalist
Did you know that an average woman uses about 12,000 pads in her lifetime? (source) My less-waste decision started a few years ago when I embraced a minimalist lifestyle. It all started with curbing my shopaholic habit (Why I become a minimalist), then to decluttering my whole life! (just-in-case stuff & stop buying stuff), then […]
Read More I tried a menstrual cup for the first time! Zero-waste resolution
It has been three years since I embraced minimalism in my life. Quite a ride! From trying out multiple blog posts to creating my own recipes, for the past three years, I’ve learned so so much about it. And about myself. Here are lessons I’ve learnt that I wish I knew earlier. 1) It doesn’t […]
Read More Minimalist, I wish you told me.
The moment when I thought nothing can be worse than fast fashion, I’ve discovered many wasteful trends online. Especially in the era of social influencers, we kind of pick up trends and recommendations promoted online. I hope more people are aware or realised that some of these trends are unnecessary. Here are a few that […]
Read More Trends that I Couldn’t Urgh!
I’ve done it. You’ve heard it. “All we need is the retail therapy.” I used to do that alot! Or eat lots of good food. But, you need no stuff to be happier. Besides the good ol’ exercise and take-a-nap trick, here are my top 5 things I do to de-stress and feel better again. […]
Read More Surprisingly Easy (& Free!) Way to Be Happier – A Minimalist Life
Hey, I’m curious which minimalist are you? We know that there is no ONE type of minimalist because though each aimed to live with less stuff, we all have different motivations that bring us through this extraordinary journey. Here are some of the amazing types of minimalist that I’ve come across: 1) Sustainable […]
Read More Which minimalist are you?