Last week was Fashion Revolution Week! If you followed along, you probably saw myself, along with thousands of others, post photos & videos of global brand companies’ clothing and asking them the question: “Who made my clothes?” In response to my posts, I received a lot of questions. Questions like: What is Fast Fashion? How … Continue reading Simple Ways to Change Your Lifestyle
I was contacted by Ode to Sunday, which is an awesome company whose dream is to encourage people to slow down on Sundays. They are based out of Lithuania and have a great clothing line of comfy clothes made with sustainable fabric and local resources. They also have stories on their website of women who … Continue reading My Ode to Sunday
Since it is Fashion Revolution Week, I thought I would share more about what Fast Fashion is and teach a few ways on how YOU can change our culture. Fast Fashion, by definition is: an approach to the design, creation, and marketing of clothing fashions that emphasizes making fashion trends quickly and cheaply available to … Continue reading Fast Fashion vs. Responsible Fashion
Nearly 6 years ago I began learning about modern day slavery. I was shocked that slavery still existed. And in fact, there are over 40 million people enslaved in our world right now. A common definition of slavery is, "the use of lies or violence to force another person to work for little or no … Continue reading Wholehearted Living & Injustice
For the last few months, my husband and I have been making smoothies every morning. I’ve started to eat more of a vegan diet (more plants, please) & he simply loves the taste of yummy smoothies! I figured I would post one of our favorite recipes! Morning Smoothie: 3-5 bananas 1 yellow mango 1 large … Continue reading Morning Smoothie!
Whenever I think that I’m too busy to slow down or don’t have time to take a break, I try to remember that my body needs rest & carving out time throughout my days to pause and pray is necessary for me to thrive. Friends, remember that we rest because otherwise our bodies will force … Continue reading Incorporating Rest Into Your Workday
This past weekend I was on a retreat for work. I mentor college students through one-on-one and group settings, and this past weekend, I was in the mountains with my coworkers and about 30 students from across the city of Denver. We had beautiful weather, the peaks were covered with snow; we laughed and spent … Continue reading Why We NEED Rest & Prayer to Work