why simplicity and minimalism aren't enough

why simplicity and minimalism aren't enough

The problem is that we clear out, tote away, slow down, and let go, and then proudly pat ourselves on the back and go on with our lives. We neglect to realize that we have an innate drive to gather, forage, nest, and create and that by not doing these things we’re fanning the flames of frustration and unhappiness

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craft your personal style (a book list)

craft your personal style (a book list)

I still find the time to make my own clothes with a baby around, but I’ll let you in on a little secret: It takes me a ridiculously long time to finish one thing. There’s no fast production happening on my craft table. It doesn’t matter. When it’s done I’ll have something I didn’t have before, made for my body, exactly how I want it.

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