In Search of Simple Hair

In Search of Simple Hair

Growing up, my hair was simple. All I had to do was wash it and brush it, with an occasional haircut from my mom. In high school, a product called Sun In, came onto the market. It was mostly peroxide with some lemon juice, so it lightened your hair just by spraying it on while in […]

Simple Mouth Care

Simple Mouth Care

It’s no secret that the bathroom and kitchen have been my two biggest challenges as a minimalist. Here’s what my mouth care routine looks like now three years into this journey. Bamboo toothbrush Eco-dent vegan dental floss Stainless steel tongue scraper Homemade toothpaste (recipe below) I choose the Brush with Bamboo toothbrush as it is […]

The Beauty of Nature & Family

The Beauty of Nature & Family

I had the nice treat of spending the past 4 days out in eastern Oregon at Wallowa Lake, with my daughter, and her husband’s family.  I am reminded of the healing beauty of nature and time outdoors.  The colors, sensations and the sounds amaze me.  Having a camera to capture this beauty has my eyes […]

Simple Beauty a Year Later

Simple Beauty a Year Later

In 2013 I began the process of simplifying my life.  In February of that year, I took on the goal of de-cluttering my bathroom and finding ways to simplify my beauty routine.  During the past year I have focused on more ways to simplify my beauty routine when possible, while picking products that are kind […]