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A Spring Metamorphoses

I think most of us kind of resist change. Even if we want change, we know that it takes work or entails something irksome like a rumbling stomach. People seem to get upset or just complain at the slightest changes, like the weather. But we should know that it is only temporary. Feelings are temporary,…… Continue reading A Spring Metamorphoses

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Body Care Routine for Men & Women

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Be More With Less Blog: 100 Item Challenge

One of my projects while I was in school studying landscape architecture was to design a tiny home, a 1000 cubic foot home. That is a 10’x10′ room with 10′ ceilings, which is a small bedroom. 1000 cubic feet got me thinking about the home as a chunk of volume and how to utilize every…… Continue reading Be More With Less Blog: 100 Item Challenge

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Summer Party: Slow Foods Dinner

Over the past few months I’ve become more involved with the Slow Foods group at University of Kentucky. This summer they’re organizing biweekly dinners with a twist. The person hosting the dinner volunteers half a day at one of UK’s research farms, where food for the UK’s CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) is grown (check out…… Continue reading Summer Party: Slow Foods Dinner

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The Art of Wabi Sabi: Book Review “Wabi Sabi Love”

Imagine a crack in a vase. Imagine how you would feel if there all of a sudden was a big crack in your favorite vase. Now imagine instead of feeling anger about the crack, just fill that gap with pure gold.¬†This is the teaching of Wabi Sabi. Wabi Sabi has it’s roots in Japanese Zen…… Continue reading The Art of Wabi Sabi: Book Review “Wabi Sabi Love”

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Book Review: “Choosing Simplicity” by Linda Breen Pierce

A couple weeks ago my mom checked out the book “Choosing Simplicity” from the library and told me I should read it too. At first I thought I would just look over the book, but I ended up reading the whole thing and wanted to read more. This book was inspired from another book, “Your…… Continue reading Book Review: “Choosing Simplicity” by Linda Breen Pierce