10 steps to a more mindful use of technology

Minimalism is less about the number of things you own and more about being aware of where your time, money and attention goes to. Most of us spent quite some time in the companionship of our technology. If you are into simplifying your life, you should definitely rethink your technology use at some point! Mindless…

Zero waste essentials in my bag

The first thing that pops into my head when I think of “zero waste essentials” is a reusable coffee mug. But I actually don’t own one! Coffee to go is not my thing, because what’s the rush? If I am having coffee I might as well sit down and drink it from a proper mug,…

My minimalist approach to work out

I am not a big fan of fitness studios, those places actually seem like a nightmare to me: artificial, alienating and energy draining. Also, I don’t want to pay. 🙂 However, working out is important, and if you are the type that likes going to the gym then more power to you! But if you…

Creating a minimal functional wardrobe

Waste goes beyond trash bin. If there is an industry that is surprisingly destructive to the planet and the people, it’s the fast fashion industry. The story of fast fashion is plain horrible from the beginning to the end: Clothes are manufactured with synthetic materials like polyester, nylon and acrylic. Basically, they are plastic and…

Going minimal: How I decluttered my belongings

When I moved in with my boyfriend to a new flat in Berlin, we were stuck with way too much stuff. We have just made a road trip with my friend’s van to Slovenia and Austria, where we picked up everything we own and also had some accumulated things from the previous flat share we…