Hygge and Minimalism: Can They Coexist?

Hygge and Minimalism: Can They Coexist?

Since clutter is traditionally known as the antithesis of cozy, it may seem that as a minimalist, the art of hygge (pronounced “hoo-geh”) wouldn’t be possible to exist in the same circle, perhaps their paths wouldn’t even cross. We beg to differ.  Too often, minimalism decor is perceived as sterile, neutral colors only, having nothing… Read More »

Repurposing Kitchen Staples for Skin + Body

Repurposing Kitchen Staples for Skin + Body

Prior to our embarking on this year’s no-buy year, I (Shannon) have always been mindful about the products we use on, and in, our body, especially when it comes to bath and skin care, cleaners, etc. Our skin is the largest organ we have, so best practice would be to pay close attention to the… Read More »

5 Plants that Vibe with Our Coastal Minimalist Home

5 Plants that Vibe with Our Coastal Minimalist Home

Our coastal bungalow, while decorated minimally, breathes life and energy, not only due to the salty air, and the boundless light that enters the windows, but with the plants that are dispersed throughout. Not only are the plants air purifying, but they provide aesthetically pleasing décor for our abode. I (Shannon) have talked about my… Read More »