Category Archives for Lifestyle

Vegan Valentine’s Day Gifts

February 1, 2017

As much as I don’t like hallmark holidays, I’m always happy to create guides that point people in the direction of conscious purchases. That’s why I wrote this list of vegan Valentine’s Day gifts: so you can give your vegan girlfriend or boyfriend a gift without risking his or her wrath (milk chocolate? A cute handmade […]

When Feng Shui meets Marie Kondo

March 30, 2016

Don’t keep water in your bedroom, don’t clutter the space under your bed, use yellow for kitchen decor. I bet you’ve heard it all when it comes to Feng Shui, right? It’s not that I don’t like it, I actually love the idea that the energy of our everyday spaces influences our life so much, […]

New Year Resolutions Ideas (with an edge)

December 31, 2015

Have you been feeling super cranky and lazy over the last few months? I call this the New Year resolutions syndrome: you subconsciously allow yourself to procrastinate because you tell yourself that it will be the new year soon and fresh beginnings and all that jazz. Well, it’s bullshit. You’re just procrastinating, there’s no such thing […]

5 Rituals to Defeat Negativity

December 14, 2015

Rituals aren’t just for witches: they work just like mantras but give you a material object to focus your intentions on. They’re a wonderful way to take all those nasty emotions you’re bundling up and to set them free into the world. There they aren’t going to continue to creep up on you when you […]

How to Scare Gratitude Out of Hiding

“Without exception, every person I interviewed who described living a joyful life… actively practiced gratitude and attributed their joyfulness to their gratitude practice.” – Brene Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection This past summer was a vortex of challenges for me: a loved one’s impending divorce, entrepreneurial obstacles, an upcoming move, and my own heartache after […]

5 Ways to Go Vegan and Stay Vegan

November 9, 2015

Did you know that over sixty percent of vegans stop being vegan within their lifetime? That could be for a lot of reasons; medical conditions, cravings, societal pressures. But what if I told you there were ways to make sure that when you go vegan you stay vegan? Things that you could do right now, […]

Being an expat in Mexico: Dia de los Muertos

November 1, 2015

Halloween is finally here and you are preparing your last minute costume. A quick scroll on the Internet and Instagram and the decision is made: let’s paint our faces as “Mexican skulls”! Beautiful, coloured and charming, Mexican skulls or, to be precise, Catrinas, have become more and more popular in last few years, also thanks to […]

Let’s Get This Halloween Party Started

Today we’re going to talk about parties and home decor. Stop worrying about your costume for a second. Organizing a party is way harder: you need to plan many things like food, drinks, invitations, and decorations. Ok, now breathe. You can make this party happen, and on a budget too! Once you’ll have chosen your Halloween party theme, […]

Top 5 Cheap Holidays Destination for New Year’s Eve

September 29, 2015

Summer is over (booo!) and hopefully you’ve spent some time living it up at a festival or showing off a new killer bikini on some exotic beach. Now it’s time to think about plans for the autumn and winter months ahead. New Year’s Eve always comes around so quickly, leaving no time to actually arrange something good […]

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