Category: Tools, Tips & Tricks

  • SIMPLIFY Skin Workshop – Three Beauty Pantry Ingredients You Should Start Using

    SIMPLIFY Skin Workshop – Three Beauty Pantry Ingredients You Should Start Using

    SIMPLIFY Skin workshops are one of my favourite experiences! I get to teach incredibly motivated people who want to have beautiful, radiant skin – but choose not to compromise their health or our planet for it – and I’m overwhelmingly driven to share vital information that helps them achieve that. Mainstream beauty talks a lot about fixing or correcting us. […]

  • An Urban Gardening Philosophy that You’ll Love

    An Urban Gardening Philosophy that You’ll Love

    After I killed THREE potted trees, I called for my friend Nova for help. I should have asked for help from the beginning. But we live, kill and learn. Nova came over, spent the day with me in my balcony garden, and I had a big… oh, now I get it moment! I knew you had to meet her too! Nova […]

  • How to Simplify & Declutter Your Week

    How to Simplify & Declutter Your Week

    Do your days ever feel cluttered? It’s like walking around with a foggy cloud that sits in your head – made up of ideas and images swirling around. All things that you want to do, should do, need to do…. but no idea where to begin. Clutter of any kind is consuming – it feels heavy and overwhelming. […]

  • Six Toxic-Free Make-up Brands You Should Know

    Six Toxic-Free Make-up Brands You Should Know

    Over the years I’ve been simplifying my skincare, a project that has changed my skin, de-cluttered my home and saved me money. I’m now down to only using all natural, quality, minimal products. Some I buy, most I make. The exception is my makeup – which is the next project! I think it’s smart to work […]

  • Make lunchtime different!

    Make lunchtime different!

    This was the very first Workshop Lunch Hour, a collaborative project that I’m doing with The Working Capitol. The idea is  to gather, eat and learn a new wellness skill that you can add to your toolbox. This week’s workshop was on making your own yogurt. It was led by Genevieve of The Edible Co. who has completely simplified and demystified the whole […]

  • How to Stop Procrastinating

    How to Stop Procrastinating

    I don’t know about you but when I feel time passing, I get frustrated. Especially when, for whatever reason,  I’m holding back, making excuses and not living my fullest potential. Steve Jobs famously said that every morning he would ask himself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what […]

  • 5 Lessons Learned When Decluttering for Good

    5 Lessons Learned When Decluttering for Good

    I’ve de-cluttered and I’m baring it all! Sorry about the mess – but here’s the thing: I thought I had a very simple wardrobe until I pulled out every single bit of clothing, every bag and pair of shoes and laid it all out in one big pile. I stood there shocked! I’ve learned 5 things from […]

  • How to Declutter for Good

    How to Declutter for Good

    photo from: stylizimoblog Around this time of the year, we start thinking about decluttering our home. We come up with clever storage solutions, get rid of a few things and freshen up a bit. But if you want to see the clutter gone for good – the question to ask is: how did we let it […]

  • Healthy Snack Ideas: 3 Flavored Popcorn Recipes

    Healthy Snack Ideas: 3 Flavored Popcorn Recipes

    One of my favorite things about going to the cinema – is the popcorn. There’s this deep rooted emotion around it, at least for me, that popcorn equals entertainment. And every time I cook some up at home, the sound of the popping triggers that feeling of fun! Now, I know that we’re always on the look out for a […]

  • How to Recover from Wellness Burn-Out

    How to Recover from Wellness Burn-Out

    We’re all about wellness, but being all about something, can sometimes leave you feeling – over it. Making green smoothies? Over it. Homemade dinners? Over it. Finding joy in the little things. Over it! Not everyone admits to it – but we all feel this way sometimes. Burnout is when you don’t even want to do the things […]