Author: akialah

Minimalism, Zero Waste

How do you balance minimalism and zero waste?

Let me start off by telling you what this article DOESN’T do. This article does NOT answer the question that it asks. (WHAT?!) Yes, you read that correctly. As I will keep mentioning, this blog is about my journey. I am not pretending to be an expert. I am just figuring things out along the …

Mommy Life, Self Care, Self Care Tips

Three ways to get a mental break in your own home.

I love my daughter, literally more than I would ever be able to put into words. But I HAVE to be honest! Taking care of a little one is not a piece of cake, no matter how rewarding it is. There are times when I don’t want to put her down. Times when I just …

Self Care

Boost Your Daily Life with these 4 Self Care Acts

I think a lot of us over complicate self-care. Though it would be nice, self-care doesn’t always have to mean vacations and massages. It’s really just taking the time to check in with your body. With such busy schedules, how often do we take just 10 minutes to put ourselves first? Here are four things …


Helpful Suggestions for Organizing a Dirty Car

I’m going to be completely transparent here. My car is filthy. I have had my car for almost two and a half years and have only gotten it cleaned twice. I have cleaned it myself a handful of times as well but other than that I’m probably the WORST person to be writing this blog …


Quality Capsule Wardrobe in 5 Easy Phases

I’m not sure if this is a popular or unpopular opinion but I think capsule wardrobes look great! I can’t wait to have mines completed. ¬†Pinterest and Youtube have been my inspiration for capsule¬†examples. Now I have a plan to build my capsule in just 5 easy phases. “> “> Phase 1 Purge & Donate: …

Minimalism, Self Care

7 Skin Care Products I Need the Most in My Home

This post may contain affiliate links meaning I may receive a commission for purchases made through the links on this post. Please read my disclosure for more info.¬† During this process of decluttering my things before my move, I’m always asking myself “do I really need this?” The one basket that was easy to go …

Minimalism, Mommy Life

How I Easily Saved $60 on Pregnancy Books

When I first thought of writing this blog post, it was going to be about ditching the pregnancy books! I was going to share the best pregnancy articles I’ve read and talk about my never-ending love for Pinterest. Then one day, I took a trip to the thrift store.