Book about minimalism: Minimalism

Yes, the cover of this book tells you exactly what to expect. This book is about minimalism. The core of minimalism really. It’s quite a short book I’d say, which allignes exactly with their message: focus on the important things. This book is written by Ryan Nicodemus and Joshua Fields Millburn, also known as the Minimalists. I’ve written a post before about them before, about their documentary and podcast. Back then I hadn’t read their book but now I did and I needed to share it with you. This book is amazing!

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Must Watch: Tidying up with Marie Kondo

It does not happen a lot: me watching a full season of a show in just one day. But it did. I watched the full season 1 Tidying up with Marie Kondo and I am so excited about it! This show has it all for me, because the underlying message has a lot to do with minimalism and zero waste. Today I’ll tell you why I think you must watch it.

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Weekly diary #72: decluttering and getting rid of stuff

Hi there! You’re looking at my weekly diary. In this diary I want to show you how I try to live an eco-positive lifestyle and so how that looks on a daily basis. The past week I had some orders for my package free webshop, I finally worked out again and decluttered my room! Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #72: decluttering and getting rid of stuff”

I’ve adopted some plants!

Over the years, my mindset has changed. I have become a minimalist. I like to own less and care less about stuff. I feel like I am on that point already. But however, I bought some things for in my room! I bought some plants! Today I want to tell you why, and how. Continue reading “I’ve adopted some plants!”

Lending things: The Book Library

Today I want to share something about lending with you. About lending books! If you’re a reader (like me) this is almost a must when it comes to trying to living sustainable. Lending is the new buying! And it should be, because it is has many benefits! Not only for the environment, but for yourself too. I have a card at the local library and I want to tell you why. Continue reading “Lending things: The Book Library”

Weekly diary #58: it’s my birthday!

Hi there! Welcome to a new weekly diary of mine in which I want to show you what eco-positive living looks like. I am not perfect, but I do want to show that small steps can make a big impact. The past week I was interviewed, I was mentioned in the local newspaper with Loose Enschede and I turned 20! Wanna read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #58: it’s my birthday!”

Je oude smartphone recyclen: Stichting AAP

Vandaag wil ik het graag hebben over een mooie vorm van recycling die ik onlangs heb ontdekt. Recycling van je oude telefoon(s)! Je kan met deze dingen die je nagenoeg nooit meer nodig hebt namelijk iets heel moois doen! Ik heb het afgelopen week ook gedaan met twee (!) oude smartphones. Je kan ze schenken aan stichting AAP. Continue reading “Je oude smartphone recyclen: Stichting AAP”

Weekoverzicht #34: hevig mailcontact met Apple

Hoihoi, welkom bij wederom een weekje in mijn o-zo-spannende zero-waste studentenleven. Ik hoop dat je mijn weekoverzichten met plezier leest en er wellicht nog wat van op steekt! Afgelopen week vierde ik een familieverjaardag (noem je dat zo?), proefde ik lekkere vegan taartjes/cakejes en had ik een slechte ervaring met Apple! Lees je mee? Continue reading “Weekoverzicht #34: hevig mailcontact met Apple”

Weekoverzicht #33: Een hele week in een leeg gebouw

Hi! Welkom bij een kijkje in mijn leven. Afgelopen week eindigde mijn vakantie, ging ik schaatsen en werkte ik een hele week in een leeg gebouw! Lees je mee in mijn virtuele dagboek? Continue reading “Weekoverzicht #33: Een hele week in een leeg gebouw”