If there is one thing that will make you want to pack lighter, it’s lugging your luggage around…twice. Recently, I traveled internationally twice in the span of 1 month. When it comes to packing light I usually wish I’ve packed even lighter. While I successfully packed light for my recent trip to Thailand, I could still have […]
Zero-waste micro-decisions are small choices you can make every day to positively affect the environment. These micro-decisions are seemingly insignificant on their own, but add up into real results over time. In my opinion, it’s the macro-scariness of zero-waste that stops people from being more eco-friendly. So I’m here to tell you, you don’t have to […]
Today I want to talk about embracing a minimalist mindset to help your finances. At some point or another you’ve probably thought to yourself “where did all my hard earned money go?” And the answer is inevitably “it paid for stuff!” The Consumerist Mouse Trap It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that […]
I promised my Facebook page followers eco-product alternatives as part of a lower plastic waste campaign. So here we are! I’ve geeked out, Googled, and scoured Amazon to identify the below eco-product no-plastic alternatives for every day items. Green Recycle Sketches Designed by Freepik If you haven’t heard yet, let me be the first to […]
Yes, you can shop your way toward becoming a minimalist! BUT, you can’t buy your way toward becoming a minimalist. At least not without going broke. Don’t believe me? Keep reading to hear my argument and comment if you disagree. It’s been quite a minimalist journey to arrive at this realization. Becoming a minimalist did […]
It’s an unfortunate reality that belongings and disorganization can negatively effect health and relationships. The state of your bedroom is important to your well-being! Not only does your bedroom’s environment have an effect on how you sleep, but it also has an effect on who you’re sleeping with. No matter what your relationship status – […]
Do you feel like you have nothing to wear? Even though your closet is exploding into your bedroom?! Here are 5 secrets to a minimalist closet. These small changes mean less mess and therefore more sanity! Related post: Minimalist Secrets to a Spa Master Bedroom Stop wearing cloths that aren’t machine washable This trick to […]
I have a confession to make. My husband and I have a paper problem. For too long we pilled, filed, and boxed paper bills, insurance policies, and receipts. Eventually our home office was exploding with paper. It took a serious minimalist effort to overcome the paper bomb, but that’s a story for another blog post. […]
Hi I’m Hillary! I’m a well put together hot mess of the great American millennial generation.
After a somewhat nomadic lifestyle of my own, I met my now husband and quickly became a milso and then military spouse.
Now I live on the other side of the world, work in a totally different career field, and navigate life to the best of my adulting capabilities.
Let’s be adultish together!
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