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Conformity Has Never Been His Thing – Meet My Dad

Conformity Has Never Been His Thing – Meet My Dad

Dad has never been one to follow the crowd. He is fiercely independent, equally stubborn and also one of the most creative and innovative people I know.

Inspiring Slow Living Quotes

Inspiring Slow Living Quotes

Top 10 Slow & Simple Living Quotes. Wikipedia defines slow living as a lifestyle encouraging a slower pace to everyday life. For me, slow living is an intentional choice to walk this earth a little lighter, to pay attention to the quiet moments found in between things, where connection happens. Here’s my top 10 inspiring quotes for slow and simple living.

DIY Lavender Body Oil – 2 Simple Ingredients That Nourish Your Skin

DIY Lavender Body Oil – 2 Simple Ingredients That Nourish Your Skin

When did beauty products become so complicated? I’m a big fan of simplicity, especially when it comes to making my own products. This DIY lavender body oil recipe is a great alternative to lotion. It easily absorbs into the skin, feeding your body with vitamins and antioxidants without the added chemicals many store bought products contain.

The Broken Things

The Broken Things

There was a good period of time the conversation among family members circled around the topic of a broken toaster, an old kitchen appliance belonging to my grandparents. It’s funny the things we remember. It isn’t so much the old broken toaster as much as what it stands for.

Slow Living & The Rise Of The Feminine

Slow Living & The Rise Of The Feminine

I’ve come to appreciate the contrast of things. Things I don’t want versus things I do. The accolade of busyness contrasted with the rising embrace of slow living. It’s in the contrast of things, showing us what is working and consequently, not working. This is the gift of slow living, becoming more intentional in how I spend my time.