Category: DIY

Creative + Conscious New Year’s Resolutions

In 2018 I’m looking forward to making time to do the things that are life giving to me. From trying out a few new recipes to making items with my hands, I’m taking a goal-a-month approach to help me embrace a more creative and conscious year. The motivation is high right now and I’m hoping […]

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mom diaper hack

My Minimalist Mom Hacks

As I attempt to navigate motherhood and avoid making any more purchases than neccesary, I’ve become a hacker.  I hack furniture, clothing, technology, you name it – to get a bit more use out of what I already have.  These little tricks have served me well so far. 1. CHANGING TABLE: One of our bathrooms has […]

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Upcycle crib mattress to patio bed

Form + Function : My Favorite Upcycles

I’m design-minded but beyond just enjoying aesthetics I try to find opportunities to bring together my appreciation for pretty things and the sustainability of a good upcycle.  I also REALLY love making things with my hands so anytime I have the opportunity to get the slightest bit crafty I try to take full advantage.  I’ve found […]

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upcycle jars

Declutter: Under the Sink

Despite being a place for cleaning products, the cabinet space under the kitchen and bathroom sinks was easily one of our more messy spaces.  With a mobile and curious baby in the house I want to minimize the amount of chemicals we’re using to make for a safer home environment.  It’s also a bit annoying having to rummage around to find […]

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